The HTC Vive series is one of the best VR systems in the market and now it’s officially here Malaysia. We get both the Vive Consumer and Vive Pro editions, and HTC is throwing additional freebies for early bird customers.
On top of that, HTC Malaysia has also announced Viveport, a global platform and app store where you can seamlessly get VR content. The subscription costs RM37.99/month which allows you to select five titles with unlimited access.
The HTC Vive consumer edition is officially priced at RM2,999. It comes with a headset with two 3.6″ AMOLED screens that push a resolution of 2160×1200 pixels combined.
The kit also comes bundled with two wireless controllers and two SteamVR tracking base stations. As an early bird promo, HTC is bundling 3 months Viveport subscription for free for the first 200 consumers.
To add on audio, the HTC Vive Deluxe Audio strap is also available for pre-order at RM599. You could also pre-order the HTC Vive Consumer Edition + Deluxe Audio strap as a combo at RM3,538.
For a more premium VR experience, the Vive Pro Starter Kit is also announced for Malaysia at RM6,099. The head unit has two 3.5″ AMOLED displays that pushes a higher combined 2880×1600 pixels resolution.
Like the consumer edition, the Vive Pro also gets two wireless controllers and two SteamVR tracking base stations. Also included are built-in Hi-res certified headphones and an amplifier for a more immersive and realistic VR experience.
The Vive Pro Starter Kit will be on sale in Malaysia by end November, however, you can pre-order the entire set now. Customers that pre-order online or in-store by 31st December 2018 will also receive 3 months Viveport subscription for free.