Glossary:HTC Vive

From PCGamingWiki, the wiki about fixing PC games
HTC Vive
HTC Vive

For a list of games, see List of VR games.

Key points
Includes the headset, two wireless controllers, and two base stations for 360° motion-tracking.
Requires a workaround to play games that are designed for the Oculus Rift. See Revive.

General information

Official website
HTC Vive on Wikipedia
HTC Vive on Reddit

Availability[edit]

Steam
Amazon.com
GameStop

Features[edit]

3D[edit]

Allows the support of stereoscopic 3D.

Tracking[edit]

Uses the two base stations and wireless controllers for room-scale motion tracking.

Essential improvements[edit]

Revive[edit]

Allows HTC Vive owners to play Oculus exclusive games. GitHub page with install instructions and downloads are here.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7 SP1, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-4590
AMD FX-8350
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 970
AMD Radeon R9 290
Other 1x USB 2.0 or better port; HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.2 or newer

References