In a call-to-action for developers creating content for the company’s next VR HMD, HTC has revealed plans to release the Vive Cosmos in Q3 2019. That window of release means the Cosmos could be in consumer homes sometime in July, August or September. The team has dedicated resources for two months
The wireless adapter for the HTC Vive virtual reality headset will cost $300 to $360, according to the product listing on Vive’s official website.The adapter, which allows users to use the VR headset without needing to physically connect it to their computer with cables, goes on pre-order on Sept. 5.
The first thing you'll notice with the Vive Pro is that it's a deep blue, compared to the original's all-black design. While that's helpful for distinguishing the two, aesthetically the blue shade doesn't really add much. The headset looks much larger, but paradoxically, it's also significantly lighter. Its plastic case
In a move that shouldn't surprise anyone, Bethesda Softworks today announced Skyrim will soon be playable on an HTC Vive headset."Last November, Bethesda Game Studios took their epic fantasy masterpiece to the exciting new frontier of virtual reality with the release of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR on PlayStation
The Oculus Rift is the most popular virtual reality headset among Steam players, beating the HTC Vive for the first time, according to a monthly survey conducted by the digital distribution platform.While the survey is not definite evidence that the Oculus Rift is now in every way better than the HTC
The virtual reality market is growing steadily and while market leaders such as Oculus and PlayStation have locked games to their respective headsets as exclusives, HTC is choosing to take a very different path.As the creator of the Vive headset, HTC also has an in-house development and publishing arm known
A few days ago, this post showcasing 3D-printed thumbsticks for the HTC Vive controllers rocketed to the front page of Reddit. While the Vive controllers offer excellent positional tracking, they use a variant of Valve's Steam controller touchpads rather than traditional joysticks. The divisive touchpads have caused many users to
Beyond the uprated screen resolution over its predecessor, the HTC Vive Pro’s most obvious change is in the form of a secondary external camera on the front. Although speculation suggested that the stereoscopic array could enable augmented reality, it turns out that the cameras are used for depth sensing, which