HTC Vive vs. HTC Vive Pro

Product Summary

HTC Vive

Release date: Apr, 2016.

Delve into the world of virtual reality through Steam Vr’s HTC Vive: one of the main competitors to the Oculus Rift. It is equipped with graphics and refresh rates the same as its rival but offers an exclusive way to play. Specialising in immersing yourself in the 3D space around you, the HTC Vive allows you t...Read more >

HTC Vive Pro

The latest line up in VR for HTC is the HTC Vive Pro announced at CES 2018. The new headset supports graphics up to 3k with 1440 x 1600 pixels per eye, a significant improvement over its predecessor. Some information such as what requirements wil...Read more >

Compare HTC Vive & HTC Vive Pro Specs

General Specifications

HTC

HTC Vive

HTC

HTC Vive Pro

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
OLED
OLED
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
1080 x 1200 pixels per eye
1440 x 1600 pixels per eye
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
90hz
90 hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
SteamVR
SteamVR
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
110°
110 °°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
Fresnel
Fresnel
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
60.8-74.6mm
IPD Virtual Reality Specification IPD
60.8-74.6mm
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
HTC Vive Wand Controllers
HTC Vive Wand Controllers
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope
G-sensor, gyroscope, proximity, IPD sensor
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
15x15ft
15x15ft
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB 2.0, stereo 3.5 mm headphone jack, Power, Bluetooth
USB-C 3.0, DP 1.2, Bluetooth
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
Yes
HDMI, USB 2.0
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
No
Yes
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Yes
Yes
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
555g
555g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black
Black, Blue & Black

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
NVIDIA GeForce™ GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon™ RX 480, equivalent or better.
Unknown
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
INTEL® I5-4590 / AMD FX 8350
Unknown
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
4GB+ RAM
Unknown
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
HDMI 1.4 OR DISPLAY PORT 1.2
Unknown
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
x1 USB 2.0 or newer
Displayport 1.2
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Windows 7 SP1 Or Newer
Windows 7 SP1 Or Newer
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
Not Applicable
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable

Where To Buy

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HTC Vive
HTC Vive Pro
Buy the HTC Vive on Amazon
$499.00
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$1381.34
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Buy the HTC Vive on Newegg
$799.00
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Buy the HTC Vive on Walmart
$807.49
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