Last week there were a number of rumors that Valve were launching a VR headset and it turns out that Valve and HTC have teamed up on the HTC Vive.
The HTC Vive features two 1,200 x 1080 pixel displays, one in front of each eye and it has a refresh rate of 90 frames per second, it also comes with an audio jack which allows you to plug your headphones into the device.
The Vive headset was developed in conjunction with Valve, creators of such ground-breaking games as Portal and Half-Life. HTC manufactures some of the finest consumer electronics on the planet and Valve is an unrivaled architect of virtual worlds, so you know the collaboration is something special. Vive is powered by Valve’s SteamVR so plenty of games that take advantage of its capabilities will soon be available on the Steam service.
HTC will be releasing their new HTC Vive VR headset as a developer edition later in the year, you can find out more information about the device at the link below. As yet there is no information on pricing or an exact release date.
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