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HTC VIVE Consumer Edition Virtual Reality Headset Includes headset, two wireless controllers, two base stations, link box, earbuds, Vive accessories,

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  • Brand: HTC
  • MPN: 99HALN006-00
  • Part #: MVRHTC1001
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"I have used this for hundreds of hours since purchase and i still haven't run out of stuff to do. Vr minecraft is heaps of fun and it is free. Im still on the skyrim grind and it is kind of weird..."
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 Tom M. ~ 28-08-19   VERIFIED OWNER
"The vive is a really awesome way to get into VR, but there is a noticeable screen door effect which can be annoying if you're watching videos. Games are fine though since you don't notice it through..."
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 Clement ~ 15-08-19   VERIFIED OWNER
"Great piece of technology! The tracking and movement in side the Vive is perfect. A lot of games out for it already and free ones too.

Takes a bit of effort to set up. Wall mounts. Firmware update..."
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 Regan H. ~ 12-12-17

Features

HTC Vive Virtual Reality

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Inside The Headset

Once you put on the Vive headset, you're immersed in a world full of surprises. Walk around freely and explore everything-the Chaperone guidance system keeps you safely within the bounds of your play area. Stunning graphics make it feel so real and surreal simultaneously.

 

 

Real World Awareness

The front-facing camera blends real-world elements into the virtual world. Experience room-scale gameplay with precise motion tracking and natural controller gestures. Get a glimpse of the real world when you need it thanks to the front-facing camera. Open apps and games without taking off your headset. This is fully immersive VR.

 

 

Precision Tracking

Enjoy 360-degree motion tracking with the HTC Vive, twin base stations track the exact location of your headset and two controllers in space so you can freely explore and interact with the virtual world. Room-Scale VR puts you at the centre of everything.

 

 

Complete Control

Vive's two wireless controllers feature 24 sensors for unobstructed movement, and dual-stage triggers with HD haptic feedback allows us to do more in VR than ever before.

 

Seamless Interaction

I'll never forget the first time I put on the HTC Vive and stepped into a new world, get excited and experience Virtual Reality for yourself with the HTC Vive room scale VR

 

Specifications

HTC Vive Recommended PC Specs

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GPU 

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 / AMD Radeon R9 290 equivalent or greater

CPU

Intel i5-4590 / AMD FX 8350 equivalent or greater   

RAM

4GB+

Video Output

HDMI 1.4 or DisplayPort 1.2 or newer

USB Port

1x USB 2.0 or greater port

Operating System 

Windows 7 SP1 or newer

HTC vive Headset spec

Display

OLED

Resolution

2160x1200

Refresh rate

90Hz

Platform

SteamVR

Field of view

110

Tracking area

15 x 15 feet

Built in Audio

Yes

Controller

SteamVR controller, any PC compatible game pad

Sensors

Accelerometer, gyroscope, laser position sensor, front-facing camera

Connections

HDMI, USB 2.0, USB 3.0

Manufacturer Part No: 99HALN006-00 Brand: HTC Product Type: Virtual Reality Headset
UPC - Product Family: VIVE Shipping Weight: 5.355 kg
PB Part No: MVRHTC1001 Product Model: Consumer Edition

Warranty: 12 months local warranty *
* Warranty period is as stated above unless the manufacturer has chosen to specify a longer period.
All warranties are return to base unless otherwise specified.

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Matthew

HTC VIVE

10 December 2018
Just love it, it works well and I'm amazed by how smooth it runs. And I think it's cool for how you can see we're you placed the hand remotes without even taking of the head gear. Just make sure you turn it on first. Sad thing is you do need quite a bit of room for some of the games, there been a lot of time when I been unable to reach or grab items cos a beach or wall is in the way.
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Sarah

HTC Vive

29 November 2018
The HTC Vive is an awesome product, works exactly how you would expect it to. Easy setup. Super fun watching people use it for the first time.
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1,019 DOLLARS

17 October 2018
5 STARS. 5 STARS. 5 STARS. 5 STARS. 5 STARS. 5 STARS. 5 STARS. 5 STARS.
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Alistair

I've always wanted a VR headset

20 September 2018
The Vive has lived up to my expectations and more. I have watched many reviews on VR products before deciding to get one, and I am happy with my choice. Initially I was sceptical about the controllers, as the new touch controllers for the Oculus are better designed. However as soon as I played for a while with the Vive wands, I realised how well made they were, even if a bit less superior to the touch controllers. I found the Vive easy to set up and get going, however if you don't want holes in your wall I would suggest getting some tripod stands or something similar, to hold the sensor boxes. When I initially had my Vive set up, I only had a...
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James
VERIFIED OWNER

Amazing

1 September 2018
I was initially skeptical about VR. I'd played with a samsung gear and high end phone and thought it looked cool but didn't see much future in it.
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Steve J.

htv Vive review

6 August 2018
I've wanted one since I first heard of the Vive. Turns out it's awesome. 10/10 expectations met.
No shortage of games, media or things to do.

Makes elite dangerous so good to play.
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Nicholas E.
VERIFIED OWNER

Amazing piece of hardware

26 July 2018
It's just a whole new level of entertainment. Great for parties to pass around, and just as great for using by yourself. PB tech was super fast with getting the order ready and shipping it, I received it two days after purchase and everything was in perfect condition. I highly, highly recommend the HTC Vive to anyone who can support running VR on their PC.
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Jackson P.
VERIFIED OWNER

HTC Vive

9 July 2018
Amazing experience that I would recommend to anyone with cash laying around, was a hassle-free setup and I was able to jump right into it after about 10 minutes. Resolution and FOV is good but definitely leaves you wanting more. One issue I had was measuring my available VR space beforehand, make sure you double check that you are going to meet the minimum space requirements if you plan on using room scale often.
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Ethan

awesome

10 May 2018
amazing everything is so good there is only 2 upgrades that could be done over the next ten years.
1- better resolution (4K) problem is most computers not powerful enough
2- more AAA games (if you buy this more games will be made)

apart from that everything is awesome so lifelike easy install need a decent amount of space awesome if you have a friend that has vr as well for some multiplayer aspects. my family comes over to use it. awesome awesome awesome awesome awesome awesome
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Malan

Would recommend

16 April 2018
So, how is it? It's great, it really does feel like something out of this world. Over the first few days of playing around with it I was taken aback by how immersive VR really turned out to be. I don't feel as though my expectations were high enough before jumping in to it, there were several occasions where I would laugh out ecstatically over how absurdly cool this thing was. I shared the experience with my parents & felt true contentment in seeing them lose their minds over how surreal it was for them to journey through virtual space for the first time.

If you're thinking of buying one, I'd definitely recommend it. There is real value ...
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Leeanne B.

Vive Virtual Headset

14 April 2018
Very happy with product!! After a month, no issues at all and now looking at possibly purchasing more for a small business
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Joe A.
VERIFIED OWNER

The best

12 April 2018
Completely immersive. You defo want a powerful graphics card and decent processor to get the full monty. I'm very happy with my purchase.
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Customer Questions & Answers

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Question:
What other kit is required to make this system work?
Asked by: Dianne on 23 November 2018
Answer:
You'll need a computer to run it. Main thing it needs is a decent video card. Most people seem to go for a nvidia 1060 or higher. Then theres additional things like the upgraded sound strap (which i hear is really worth it) and perhaps some stands for the base station units (they can sit on bookshelves and the like if you have the right layout)
Answered by: Bryan Senior on 25 November 2018
Question:
Does anyone know where you could test the experience?
Asked by: Neo on 12 September 2018
Answer:
A bit of a necro perhaps but in case someone passes by the vrclub 33 Hurstmere road, Takapuna has a htv vive 1 setup, just did with 5 of us, im hooked, now to decide what to invest in
Answered by: jan leget on 25 March 2019
Answer:
Some games were given out as a sort of promotion, which has changed since it was first put out on the market. It also depends on where you buy the headset from also as they may have a different game compared to others.
Answered by: J on 27 December 2018

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HTC VIVE Consumer Edition Virtual Reality Headset Includes headset, two wireless controllers, two base stations, link box, earbuds, Vive accessories,

  • Brand: HTC
  • MPN: 99HALN006-00
  • Part #: MVRHTC1001
  • UPC:
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Features

HTC Vive Virtual Reality

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Inside The Headset

Once you put on the Vive headset, you're immersed in a world full of surprises. Walk around freely and explore everything-the Chaperone guidance system keeps you safely within the bounds of your play area. Stunning graphics make it feel so real and surreal simultaneously.

 

 

Real World Awareness

The front-facing camera blends real-world elements into the virtual world. Experience room-scale gameplay with precise motion tracking and natural controller gestures. Get a glimpse of the real world when you need it thanks to the front-facing camera. Open apps and games without taking off your headset. This is fully immersive VR.

 

 

Precision Tracking

Enjoy 360-degree motion tracking with the HTC Vive, twin base stations track the exact location of your headset and two controllers in space so you can freely explore and interact with the virtual world. Room-Scale VR puts you at the centre of everything.

 

 

Complete Control

Vive's two wireless controllers feature 24 sensors for unobstructed movement, and dual-stage triggers with HD haptic feedback allows us to do more in VR than ever before.

 

Seamless Interaction

I'll never forget the first time I put on the HTC Vive and stepped into a new world, get excited and experience Virtual Reality for yourself with the HTC Vive room scale VR

 

Specifications

HTC Vive Recommended PC Specs

Check if your PC is ready 

SteamVR Performance Test

GPU 

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 / AMD Radeon R9 290 equivalent or greater

CPU

Intel i5-4590 / AMD FX 8350 equivalent or greater   

RAM

4GB+

Video Output

HDMI 1.4 or DisplayPort 1.2 or newer

USB Port

1x USB 2.0 or greater port

Operating System 

Windows 7 SP1 or newer

HTC vive Headset spec

Display

OLED

Resolution

2160x1200

Refresh rate

90Hz

Platform

SteamVR

Field of view

110

Tracking area

15 x 15 feet

Built in Audio

Yes

Controller

SteamVR controller, any PC compatible game pad

Sensors

Accelerometer, gyroscope, laser position sensor, front-facing camera

Connections

HDMI, USB 2.0, USB 3.0

Date Created: 02:47, 14-12-2019
Product URL: https://www.pbtech.co.nz/product/MVRHTC1001/HTC-VIVE-Consumer-Edition-Virtual-Reality-Headset?pg=3
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