While the original DOOM released back in the day might not have been particularly scary, its newer titles are, possibly thanks to the improved graphics and textures and the lessons and experiences gained over the years. So you can imagine that playing DOOM in VR will probably kick things up a notch.
HTC is bringing its tracker device to consumers for the very first time. The company today announced the launch of Vive tracker bundles, the device enables users to attach it to an object and take it with them into the virtual world. It’s basically a motion tracking accessory that can be attached to any real life object. Customers are required to have the HTC Vive virtual reality headset in order […]
One of the problems with some of today’s virtual reality (VR) headsets is that they are required to be tethered to either a computer or a console, like the PlayStation 4. This does limit mobility in terms of actually moving around the room, and also taking the headset with you on the go, which is why it was exciting to hear that HTC might have a standalone headset in the […]
If you’ve ever tried virtual reality (VR) before, then you know that keyboard input in VR is a less than ideal experience. However the good news is that it looks like the folks at HTC and Logitech want to solve the keyboard issue within VR, and have announced that they will be working together to improve on the keyboard typing VR experience.
HTC’s smartphones may not be doing well but the company’s virtual reality division has established itself as a strong player in the VR market. There have been reports over the past few months that HTC is working on a standalone virtual reality headset. A new report claims that HTC’s standalone VR headset is going to be launched on November 14th.
HTC recently sold much of its smartphone business to Google but it has kept the virtual reality division that seems to have been quite busy. Parting with a chunk of the smartphone business has freed up time, resources, and also injected cash into the company that it can route to the VR division. Will we see more impressive products out of it soon? That’s likely and the HTC Vive Eclipse […]
Fallout 4 fans have been waiting for the virtual reality experience that’s going to take them back to the wasteland later this year. If they’ve yet to purchase a VR headset to play the title, then HTC is giving them an incentive to opt for its Vive VR headset. All new HTC Vive customers will now receive a free Fallout 4 VR pre-order code.
The HTC Vive is one of the best tethered VR headsets on the market right now. The company also confirmed earlier this year that it’s working on a standalone VR headset which wouldn’t need to be tethered to a PC. HTC hasn’t revealed much information about this product so far. It hasn’t even said what the headset will be called. However, it seems that the standalone HTC VR headset name […]
HTC’s position in the smartphone market isn’t what it once was. It was one of the market leaders a few years back and is now struggling for relevance. However, the company has found success in the virtual reality market. HTC’s Vive VR headset has been very well received. It appears that the company is thinking about selling what is arguably its most valuable and successful division at this point in […]
Out of all the virtual reality (VR) headsets available in the market today, the HTC Vive is the most expensive of the bunch where it retailed for $800. Given that it is new technology, we suppose it is understandable that it is pricey, but at the same time the price tag also meant that it isn’t as accessible to gamers who might be on a budget.
The HTC Vive is one of the best tethered virtual reality headsets available on the market today. As is the case with all tethered headsets, it requires a powerful PC setup to function. There has been talk of a standalone virtual reality headset from HTC which wouldn’t require users to carry a PC with them wherever they go. HTC has now launched a new standalone Vive VR headset, but there’s […]
At E3 earlier this month, Bethesda announced Skyrim VR. At its core this is the Skyrim that gamers know and love, but with a twist being that it is playable in VR. This means that players will be thrust into the game’s virtual world in a more immersive manner compared to playing behind a computer monitor.
Are you thinking about getting your hands on the HTC Vive but didn’t know which retailer to get it from? This seems to have been an issue at the start where availability of the VR headset was somewhat limited, but the good news is that HTC has decided to make your life a bit easier by expanding its availability in the US.
The HTC Vive is one of the most popular full-fledged tethered virtual reality headsets out there. It has done quite well for itself ever since it was launched over a year ago. Given that it’s a tethered headset, users have to put up with a couple of cables while enjoying an experience in virtual reality. HTC has revealed at Computex 2017 that there’s going to be a wireless HTC Vive […]