Announced today at CES 2018, HTC will be releasing a wireless solution for their HTC Vive VR Headset (Regular and Pro versions.)
The Vive Wireless Adaptor features Intel’s WiGig technology that offers high-speed data connections over short distances. The WiGig solution offers a premium VR wireless experience that operates in the interference-free 60Ghz band, which means lower latency and better performance. The Vive Wireless Adaptor will ship in Q3 to customers worldwide. No official pricing was announced.
“Wireless VR has been on nearly every VR user’s wishlist since the technology was unveiled"
said Frank Soqui, General Manager Virtual Reality Group at Intel Corporation.
“By collaborating with HTC to commercialize Intel’s WiGig technology, we will guarantee that wireless VR meets the most discerning quality bar for home users and business VR customers.”