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HTC Vive
HTC Vive
Top 32%139 points
Top 32%
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HTC Vive review: 22 facts and highlights

1. resolution

2160 x 1200px
Starbreeze StarVR 1.4: 5120 x 2880px

2. wider field of view

A wider field of view assures an immersive and realistic experience.
110°
Starbreeze StarVR 1.4: 210°

3. Tracks head movement

As your head moves, the images move in real-time, assuring a realistic experience.
HTC Vive
65% have it

4. Has a display

The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
HTC Vive
61% have it

5. Game controller included

The device comes with a game controller.
HTC Vive
54% have it

6. Has adjustable lenses

With adjustable lenses, the device can assure a sharp and clear image for a wide range of users, including users who usually wear glasses.
HTC Vive
65% have it

7. has a gyroscope

A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
HTC Vive
54% have it

8. Has position tracking

The device can track your position in space and warn you if you are about to hit something.
HTC Vive
36% have it

9. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
HTC Vive
65% have it

10. weight

555g
LG 360 VR: 116.8g

11. refresh rate

The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
90Hz
Sony PlayStation VR: 120Hz

12. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
HTC Vive
47% have it

13. more tracking sensors

More tracking sensors allow a faster response to the user’s actions, making the interaction with the virtual environment more intuitive.
70
HTC Vive Pro: 70

14. Has a laser tracking system

The device uses laser emitters that fill the space with non-visible light, accurately calculating the distance between objects based on the time it takes for the light to reach the photosensors on the head-mounted headset.
HTC Vive
15% have it

15. Has integrated audio

Devices with integrated audio are more convenient to use, as you don't have worry about connecting headphones or microphones.
HTC Vive
33% have it

16. Has an OLED display

OLED displays offer infinite contrast ratio, wider viewing angles and faster response time compared to LCDs.
HTC Vive
36% have it

17. larger tracking area

The area of the surface that can be used for VR or AR simulations. A larger tracking area allows you more freedom of movement.
4.6 x 4.6m²
HTC Vive Pro: 4.6 x 4.6m²

18. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Lenovo Mirage Solo: 2

19. HDMI ports

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
1
HTC Vive Pro: 1

20. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Oculus Go 32GB: 3

21. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
HTC Vive
29% have it

22. Has gesture control

The gesture control function allows you to manipulate virtual objects.
HTC Vive
22% have it

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