- Platform: SteamVR
- Media: Console
- Item Quantity: 1
It works with a VIVE compatible laptop having minimum specs of:
The HTC Vive headset, powered by SteamVR, is the first of its kind that enables “360 degree room-scale VR” - allowing you to walk around and explore the virtual world
Processor: Intel Core i5-4590 or AMD FX 8350, equivalent or better
Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 480, equivalent or better. For additional graphics card options, view the complete list
Memory: 4 GB RAM or more
Video output: 1x HDMI 1.4 port, or DisplayPort 1.2 or newer
USB: 1x USB 2.0 port or newer
From the manufacturer
HTC VIVE - Virtual Reality System
Designed from the ground up for immersive, room-scale virtual reality, HTC VIVE lets you experience new, unimaginable worlds thanks to game-changing technology and best-in-class content. Let yourself be visually, physically and emotionally amazed by awe-inspiring characters, sights and sounds. Everything from games and education to medical and design–believe the hype, get excited and see for yourself what everyone’s raging about.
To see if your computer works with HTC VIVE and view a list of compatible graphics cards, visit the website.
Recommended Computer Requirements
- GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 480, equivalent or better
- CPU: Intel Core i5-4590 or AMD FX 8350, equivalent or better
- RAM: 4 GB or more
- Output: HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.2 or newer
- USB: 1x USB 2.0 or better port
- OS: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 or later
Included in the Box
Putting on the headset washes away the real world with fantastical games, immersive stories and endless possibilities. Features include precise tracking, adjustable straps and eye relief tuning for captivating and comfortable immersion.
With wireless controllers designed specifically for VR, interactions feel intuitive and natural, like an extension of your hand. Imagine feeling lifelike tension as you string a virtual bow and arrow, grabbing objects to examine closer or using shields to deflect enemy fire.
SteamVR Tracking technology lets the headset and controllers track their exact location and movement, so you can feely explore and interact with the virtual world. Room-scale VR puts you at the center of the action while you enjoy a wide-open space to play.
Included Content from Viveport
Experience what it feels like to climb Mount Everest through a sequence of immersive first person locations as you strive to reach the top of the world. Incomparable visual fidelity combined with player agency in a VR journey that feels both real and emotionally stunning.
Richie’s Plank Experience
Are you afraid of heights? Take an elevator to our plank that sits 80 stories high above the ground, then dare to walk to the end! An experience made for first-time VR users. Plus, customize the settings to add a physical plank to your playing space.
Viveport is the global app store for virtual reality, democratizing access to the most diverse selection of content across education, design, art, social, video, music, sports, health, fashion, travel, news, shopping, creativity tools and more.
|Experience||Seated VR, Standing VR, Room-scale VR (up to 5 m diagonally), Positional tracking|
|Field of View||110 degrees|
|Refresh Rate||90 Hz|
|Display Resolution per Eye||1080 x 1200|
|Headset Weight||1.2 lbs|
|Fit||Adjustable headset strap, fits most glasses, 2 eye relief adjustments: lens distance from eye & interpupillary distance|
|Included in the Box||Headset, 2 x Controllers, 2 x Base Stations, Earbuds, Link Box, Link Box power adapter, Link Box mounting pad, 2 x Base Station power adapter, 2 x Micro USB chargers, Sync cable, HDMI cable, USB cable, Cleaning Cloth, Alternate face cushion|
Q1. Do I need a gaming PC?
A1. It works with a Vive compatible PC/laptop having minimum specs of: Processor: Intel Core i5-4590 or AMD FX 8350, equivalent or better Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 480, equivalent or better. For additional graphics card options, view the complete list Memory: 4 GB RAM or more Video output: 1x HDMI 1.4 port, or DisplayPort 1.2 or newer USB: 1x USB 2.0 port or newer.