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HTC have announces the unveiling of the consumer edition of the Vive virtual reality system powered by Steam®VR.

Vive Consumer Edition Virtual Reality System

HTC Vive VR Heaset

The virtual reality headset is being released by HTC and is designed in partnership with with Valve powered by SteamVR.

The the consumer edition of Vive will ship with two fully-fledged VR experiences for a limited time. The headset has mobile phone features allowing you to receive and respond to both incoming and missed calls, get text messages and send quick replies and check upcoming calendar invites directly through the headset.

Pre-orders will open worldwide on 29 Feb at 10 a.m. Eastern time with full commercial availability starting early April 2016.

Develop Apps and Games for Virtual Reality

Developers can download plugins for Unity and Unreal Engine and a SteamVR SDK has also been made available.

For more updates see the htc vive website.

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