Those new to virtual reality thinking about taking the plunge with the new HTC Vive Pro headset, will be pleased to know HTC has today announced a new bundle that provides all the accessories you require to get up and running. Priced at $300 the HTC Vive Pro SteamVR 1.0 Tracking bundle includes two SteamVR base stations and two Vive controllers. Providing a considerable $220 saving off the retail price if you were to purchase each VR accessory individually.
If you are thinking of upgrading your current first-generation HTC Vive virtual reality headset, you will be pleased to know that the higher resolution Vive Pro headset is backwards compatible and supports the SteamVR 1.0 base stations and original Vive controllers. Although there is still debate about the $800 price tag for the new HTC Vive Pro headset, which is thought by many to be a little too high. The first HTC Vive Pro VR headsets are now arriving with virtual reality enthusiasts and you can expect reviews to be published very soon. It will be interesting and see whether the $800 price tag is justified.
As soon as more details are made available we will keep you up-to-date as always. The now for more details on the new HTC Vive Pro SteamVR 1.0 Tracking Bundle and $800 HTC Vive Pro VR headset jump over to the official Vive website by following the link below.
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