TPCAST Announces Support for Windows MR HMD with Universal Wireless VR Module

The new version includes several new functions that improve the operation of the device, such as the ability to automatically restart if the system hangs, and automatic wireless channel detection to reduce interference, which TPCast said "substantially improves the stability" of the wireless solution. But, even with the entire sci-fi tech that powers HTC's high-end VR headset, the Vive is still not there yet. Interestingly, HTC VIVE has also added dual front-facing cameras, something that developers could find creative uses for.

The Vive Pro was unveiled at HTC's CES press conference.

The timing of release and cost of the virtual reality helmet HTC Vive Pro remained without publicity by officials.

"Vive Pro offers an immediate upgrade for both VR enthusiasts and enterprises that want to utilize the best VR experience", he added, as quoted by the company blog update last Monday, Jan. 8. It must be noted that wireless adapters for VR headsets aren't new, only this time round; HTC has gone through the trouble to provide an in-house solution for those looking to cut cords without compromising on all-round VR experience. But there's also been a big development in the mobile VR space: Google has announced a new headset based on its Daydream VR platform that's fully standalone.

"There's a clear need in the VR market for a premium VR experience with high resolution display, integrated audio and the best components available today in a headset", said Daniel O'Brien, GM U.S., VIVE. Aside cables that prevent full immersion in an infinite digital worlds, will succeed at the expense of Intel WiGig.

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Don't get me wrong, I'm very pleased HTC have improved the native res of the screens.

The TPCAST products in production are supporting HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Furthermore, the TPCast Wireless adapter requires a dedicated router (included in the box) that makes setup complicated and cumbersome, and it can interfere with your existing home network.

Other changes the upcoming headsets boasts over its predecessor are detachable headphones that cancel outside sound and a new design to block more light out of the headset in order to keep virtual reality immersive and unimpeded.

The reveal coincided with news that Facebook's Oculus VR division has teamed up with China's Xiaomi. Some expectations go as far ahead as 2019, but in the meantime, the Wireless Adaptor is expected to launch sometime during the third quarter of 2018.

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