HTC Vive has announced features and functionality of the new Vive Cosmos including upcoming pricing and availability, and pre-order bonuses. Vive Cosmos is the latest premium PC-based virtual reality (VR) system created with a new level of accessibility and ease of use. Vive Cosmos External Tracking Mod, Cosmos will launch in India in October during the festive season.
Raymond Pao, Senior VP of Product and Strategy, HTC Vive said, “Since Vive began our VR journey, we’ve continued to refine and improve on what a premium VR experience can and should be. Cosmos offers an unmatched experience and is also our most versatile headset yet—with inside-out tracking, options in the future for different faceplates, unlimited content in the box, and the new user interface, we see limitless possibilities for XR customers.”
Vive Cosmos was built to adapt to the needs of VR customers with ease, versatility, and performance at the forefront. The all-new Vive tracking system offers a simplified setup that makes getting into VR faster and easier than ever before, with six camera sensors for wide and accurate inside-out tracking. Cosmos features a 2880 x 1700 combined pixel resolution—an 88% increase over the original Vive—delivering crystal-clear text and graphics. All-new LCD panels reduce the distance between pixels and combined with real RGB displays minimize the screen-door effect.
The Vive Cosmos comes with a dual LCD screen of 3.4 inches, with a resolution of 1440 x 1700 pixels per eye, refresh rate of 90 Hz, the field of view is 110 degrees. It also comes with Built-in stereo headphones, it will require PC connectivity of USB 3.0, DisplayPort 1.2