HTC Vive will cost $799, Pre-order February 29
The official HTC Vive blog announce the price of HTC Vive and we now know that long-awaited virtual headset will cost $799.
The package includes the HTC Vive itself, two controllers and a pair Lighthouse laser stations that allow detection of movement in the room where you are.
Moreover, HTC Vive will have a built-in microphone and Bluetooth compatibility with some models smartphones, allowing users to answer incoming calls without having to remove the heaset. This is possible thanks to the Vive Phone Services, which also will provide text messages and information about your calendar.
HTC and Valve confirmed yet that the titles Fantastic Contraption and Job Simulator: will be included in the package. Pre-orders start from February 29 and the first units of the helmet will be shipped to their new owners in early April.
Job Simulator, by Owlchemy Labs: In a firmly tongue-in-cheek world where robots have replaced all human jobs, step into the ‘Job Simulator’ to learn what it was like ‘to job’.
Fantastic Contraption, by Northway Games in collaboration with Radial Games: Imagine walking around a grassy island floating in the sky, building a machine the size of a horse with your own hands, then watching it roll out into the world.
“From the beginning, Vive has been at the forefront of virtual reality, with HTC pioneering several ground breaking technologies,” comments Cher Wang, chairwoman and CEO, HTC. “Since announcing Vive this time last year, we have worked tirelessly with Valve to deliver the best VR experience on the market, winning multiple awards and receiving critical acclaim from media, consumers and the industry. With the Vive consumer edition we are now able to realize our ultimate vision; bringing Vive into homes around the globe so that people can experience immersive virtual reality in a away that fires the imagination and truly changes the world.”http://gizbrain.com/2016/02/22/htc-vive-will-cost-799-pre-order-february-29/https://i2.wp.com/gizbrain.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Vive-VTwo-Family-Dynamic.jpg?fit=800%2C366https://i2.wp.com/gizbrain.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Vive-VTwo-Family-Dynamic.jpg?fit=190%2C150HTCTECH NEWShtc,htc Vive VR,virtual reality,VRThe official HTC Vive blog announce the price of HTC Vive and we now know that long-awaited virtual headset will cost $799. The package includes the HTC Vive itself, two controllers and a pair Lighthouse laser stations that allow detection of movement in the room where you are. Moreover, HTC Vive...Linda MorrisLinda Morrislinda.firstname.lastname@example.orgContributorProfessional Science and Technology student. In my spare time writing about technology news and have fun with the latest gadgets.GizBrain - Your Tech Brain