HTC has announced the launch of their virtual reality system, HTC VIVE in the India market at Rs. 92,990. Vive will be available exclusively on Amazon.in via pre-order from April 22nd, 2017.
Vive is the first complete VR solution, including wireless VR controllers, room scale movement, and Head Mounted Display featuring a built in camera. To celebrate Vive’s India launch, Indian consumers can enjoy free shipping when they order Vive from Amazon.in as well as two fully-fledged VR experiences:
1. Everest VR: Experience what it feels like to climb Mount Everest through a sequence of immersive first person locations as you strive to reach the top of the world. Incomparable visual fidelity combined with player agency in a VR journey that feels both real and emotionally stunning
2. Richie’s Plank Experience: Take an elevator to the plank that sits 80 stories high above the ground, then dare to walk to the end. An experience made for first-time VR users. You can customize the settings to add a physical plank to your playing space.
Vive delivers unprecedented realism and immersion, with hundreds of VR apps that let people experience content like never before. Vive owners can access a great variety of content at Viveport (www.viveport.com) which is HTC’s global app store dedicated for virtual reality. This store gives access to VR apps and content across education, design, art, social, video, music, sports, health, fashion, travel, news, shopping, creativity tools and more.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Faisal Siddiqui, President-South Asia, HTC commented: “We are delighted to launch Vive in India. Vive has totally transformed the way we interact with the world, bringing ultimate mainstream experience to the consumer. Now consumers and developers can experience immersive virtual reality in a way that reshapes human imagination beyond boundaries.”