HTC Vive

Supporting Medium PC



Base stations

Average purchase costs 599,00 € (VIVE website)
Software Operating system: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1 or later, Windows 10

Hardware requirements Graphics Card:
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 480, equivalent or betterProcessor/CPU:
Intel Core i5-4590 or AMD FX 8350, equivalent or better

4GB RAM or more

Video Output:
1x HDMI 1.4 port or DisplayPort 1.2 or newer

USB Ports:
1x USB 2.0 port or newer

Technical specifications Screen:
Dual AMOLED 3,6’’ diagonalResolution:
1080 x 1200 Pixel per eye (2160 x 1200 overall)

Refresh rate:
90 Hz

Field of view:
110 degrees

SteamVR Tracking, G-sensor, gyroscope, proximity

HDMI, USB 2.0, stereo 3.5 mm headphone jack, Power, Bluetooth

Audio input:
Integrated microphone

Eye relief:
Interpupillary distance and lens distance adjustment

Controller input:
Multifunction trackpad, Grip buttons, dual-stage trigger, System button, Menu button

Functionality 360-degree controller and headset tracking, true-to-life movements with realistic graphics, directional audio and HD haptic feedback
Safety features: Chaperone play area boundaries and front-facing cameraRechargeable controllers (~6h)
Simplicity & Handling & Usability
  • Individual use: One person can use the device at a time
  • Adjustable straps and interchangeable inserts
  • Eye Relief Adjustments
  • Fits most glasses
  • Realistic HD haptic feedback
  • Wireless syncing
  • Use VIVE seated, standing or moving
  • 1,8m x 1,5m min. room size; max. 4,8 meters between base stations
Accessibility Multiple languages available depending on software application
More than 2800 games for SteamVR
Further Info
SWOT Analysis