Back in November, HTC had announced that they were focusing on a new standalone VR headset called the Vive Focus for the Chinese market. Now HTC has announced that they’ll be bringing the headset to more global markets.
After being announced at CES 2018, HTC has announced their latest VR headset, the Vive Pro is now available for pre-order.
Virtual reality is still in its infancy but over the past couple of years, it has rapidly been increasing in popularity and the technology used in headsets. When Microsoft announced Windows Mixed Reality along with headsets, they are essentially paving the way to bring virtual reality headsets to the masses.
Plex has announced a new way to experience their platform, with Plex VR.
Intel had a couple of announcements to make at CES 2018 which focused on autonomous driving, artificial intelligence and of course, computing.
HTC has unveiled their latest VR headset, with the Vive Pro along with some new accessories.
When I reviewed the original Daydream View headset, I called one of the “best phone-based VR systems I’ve used” and the same is mostly true about the updated 2017 version of the Daydream View apart from a few things.
The Oculus Rift is not the only VR headset that’s being discounted, the HTC Vive has also been discounted by $100, to $699 CAD but only at the Microsoft Store.
Oculus has announced that the Rift and Touch combo is now $499 CAD ($379 USD) for a limited time.
Last week, I was invited to a preview of the new IMAX VR Centre at the Scotiabank Theatre in Toronto. The new centre is the first IMAX VR location to open in Canada.