HTC Vive Cosmos

Product code: 505112

Product features

  • Full virtual reality experience at home
  • 110° field of view with improved screen panel
  • Hi-Res 3D spatial audio
  • Includes everything you need to run VR on your PC
  • Inside-out tracking with no external sensors
£699.00
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        Product features

        • Full virtual reality experience at home
        • 110° field of view with improved screen panel
        • Hi-Res 3D spatial audio
        • Includes everything you need to run VR on your PC
        • Inside-out tracking with no external sensors
        Product information
        Ready to play, right out the box

        Get into VR sooner with the HTC Vive Cosmos. Refined inside-out tracking means there's no tricky sensors to set up in your living room. Just plug into your PC or console and get started.

        It's been ergonomically designed for a longer, comfier wear - even if you've got glasses on. Time to get back to real life? Just flip up the front of the headset.

        Better resolution, greater accuracy

        The HTC Vive Cosmos features the best resolution yet. Colours are more vibrant, details are more realistic, and everything looks like it's really there.

        And for greater control when you're painting a picture or fighting off zombies, the new controls light up to provide accurate in-game tracking. Turn your head, touch objects, and even move around freely.

        Hi-Resolution Audio with 3D audio

        The Vive Cosmos has a headset built in, so you'll get incredible quality surround sound audio. It's Hi-Res Audio certified as well, so you know you're going to get music and game audio that makes you feel a part of the virtual world.

        But don't worry – if you're playing a game that includes your friends in the real world, you can use Conversation Mode to hear what they're saying. If someone needs to get your attention, Alert Mode delivers in-game notifications. So if you're in the middle of a haunted house you won't be terrified when someone taps your shoulder.

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        Specification

        Technical specifications for HTC Vive Cosmos

        OVERVIEW
        Type Virtual reality headset
        Compatibility A PC meeting or exceeding the below specs is required to run the HTC Vive:

        - Windows 10
        - Intel® Core™ i5-4590 / AMD FX 8350 or better
        - NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 / AMD Radeon RX 480 or better
        - 8 GB of RAM or more
        - DisplayPort 1.2 or later
        - USB 3.0 x 1 or later
        Works with Steam VR
        Connectivity - DisplayPort 1.2 x 1
        - USB 3.0 x 1
        FEATURES
        1. - 2880 x 1700 combined resolution and 90 Hz refresh rate
        - Dual 3.4" diagonal screen
        2. - 3D spatial audio
        - 110 degree field of view
        3. - Chaperone technology
        - Minimum area requirement: 2 m x 1.5 m for room-scale mode
        4. - Stereo headphones
        - Integrated microphone
        - Flip-up visor
        GENERAL
        Requirements - PC meeting the minimum specs
        - Internet connection
        Colour Blue
        Box contents - HTC Vive Cosmos headset
        - Wireless controls x 2
        - Link box
        - Power adapters
        - DisplayPort to MiniDisplayPort cable
        - USB cable
        Dimensions 447 x 262 x 202 mm (H x W x D)
        Weight - Headset: 665 g
        - Box: 1.7 kg
        Manufacturer's guarantee 2 years
        Customer reviews

        HTC Vive Cosmos reviews verified by reevooReevoo

        12 reviews

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        (6.4 out of 10)
        Design and Ergonomics
        7.1
        Range of titles available
        8.5
        Value for money
        6.3
        Overall rating
        6.4
        Scores 6.4 out of 10 based on 12 reviews
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        (8 out of 10)

        John

        Alford GB Flight simulator pilot
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        It all depends what one wants this headset for. If it's for action and leaping around then I would suggest the tether lead is to stiff. If like me you want it for seated play, Flight Simulation. Then it is probably the best in it's price range.
        The tether lead is very stiff and the overall construct a bit plastic.
        Confirmed purchase: 17 June 2020
        Published on: 21 July 2020
        (10 out of 10)

        Dave

        St. Austell GB Experienced VR Gamer
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        With the latest patches and drivers the Cosmos works fantasticly with all titles. Including Half Life Alyx. And all the family love playing beat saber!
        Price is steep, so could do with coming down.
        Confirmed purchase: 08 May 2020
        Published on: 09 June 2020
        (9 out of 10)

        christopher

        Kegworth GB
        +
        It works fine 99% of the time. Absolutely fine for Beat Saber + HL:Alyx. Easy to set up. Adjustment in the headset is brilliant.
        There are some minor tracking issues. It appears this is based on light conditions. Adding a second bright white light to the room seems to have removed this most of the time. Now only getting hiccups when I stupidly move my hands out of the cameras field if view.
        Confirmed purchase: 13 April 2020
        Published on: 19 May 2020
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            HTC Vive Cosmos
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