Early last year, HTC introduced its first virtual reality headset, the HTC Vive. With the goal of delivering a high quality experience to the masses, the headset has become a consumer favorite in recent times.

Whether you’re starting with the platform or rocking a headset since launch, we’ve rounded up the best tips and tricks to make your experience even more interesting. From buyer’s guides, tutorials and troubleshooting, we’re sure to have your needs covered!

Meet the HTC Vive

While HTC has previously focused its efforts on phones and mobile devices, the HTC Vive is a step away from the company’s established roots. The HTC Vive is the firm’s first attempt at a VR headset that combines existing desktop VR with room-scale motion. This gives players a full body feel while providing individual tracking of the headset and two controllers. Unlike cheaper VR alternatives, the HTC Vive is one of the best VR experiences out there.

If you’re new to the HTC Vive, this is where you should start! From getting a VR headset to warnings to potential buyers, here’s what you need to know!

What you need to know about the Vive

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  • Where to buy HTC Vive
  • What is the total cost of HTC Vive?
  • Everything you need to know about Viveport
  • Everything you need to know about Viveport Subscriptions
  • Everything we know about Vive Tracker
  • Here’s what you need on your PC to run VR

Introduction to virtual reality

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  • Here’s what you need to know about wireless VR
  • Here’s what you need to know about eye tracking and the HTC Vive
  • Exploring mobility with virtual reality
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  • HTC Vive is a life-changing product for people with mobility issues