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PostPosted: Wed Dec 13, 2017 14:11 
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You make good points.


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 Post subject: Re: PCVR
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Ok, so the Vive version of Tilt Brush works better with WMR than the Oculus version. It scales up in resolution too, unless my eyes deceive me.


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PostPosted: Fri Dec 22, 2017 10:54 
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Family time in Tilt Brush. Worth every penny :)


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That looks massive on him.

Did you set it up for our head?


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Mr Dave wrote:
That looks massive on him.

Did you set it up for our head?


Alright there Zaphod?

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Mr Dave wrote:
That looks massive on him.

Did you set it up for our head?

I wasn't aware we were sharing.

But seriously, it does sometimes roll forward on smaller noggins. Just a quick adjustment fixes it


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Me and the kids did a Christmas Tree.

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 Post subject: Re: PCVR
PostPosted: Tue Jan 09, 2018 10:29 
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Vive Pro anyone?

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he Vive Pro is a beefed-up version of HTC's original VR headset, adding integrated 3D audio and high-res OLED screens displaying 2880 x 1600 combined, with a pixel density of 615 pixels per inch, an upgrade from 448ppi. The headset also addresses some of the first iteration's fit issues, adding a new headstrap with a sizing dial that helps redistribute weight, so it's not all collected at the front of the headset.


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There’s a first-party wireless adapter coming too. Meanwhile, HTC’s finances are circling the drain though. I wouldn’t spend much of my own money on their platforms.


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PostPosted: Tue Jan 09, 2018 10:39 
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Doctor Glyndwr wrote:
There’s a first-party wireless adapter coming too. Meanwhile, HTC’s finances are circling the drain though. I wouldn’t spend much of my own money on their platforms.

With over 2 million Vives sold, would it be feasible that someone else could take over?

Or more likely, Zuckerberg will buy it up, steal the tech for Oculus and kill it off :(


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Be interesting to see how they price the Vive Pro. There's a big disparity at the moment between Rift pricing and Vive pricing, so logically they'd bring the Vive price down to something closer to Rift (perhaps even beating it) and then pitch Vive Pro at where Vive is now.

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Not interested in just a resolution bump. Need a much better FOV before I consider upgrading.

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Not interested in just a resolution bump. Need a much better FOV before I consider upgrading.

Move your eyes closer to the lenses.


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DavPaz wrote:
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Not interested in just a resolution bump. Need a much better FOV before I consider upgrading.

Move your eyes closer to the lenses.

That's what some people have done by taking the foam inserts out, but it looks really uncomfortable. Plus having my eyelashes brush against the lenses all the time would drive me mad.

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Lonewolves wrote:
DavPaz wrote:
Lonewolves wrote:
Not interested in just a resolution bump. Need a much better FOV before I consider upgrading.

Move your eyes closer to the lenses.

That's what some people have done by taking the foam inserts out, but it looks really uncomfortable. Plus having my eyelashes brush against the lenses all the time would drive me mad.

I knew about that, I was hoping you didn't, so I could be clever :D

VRcover do a replacement face 'interface' that's supposed to get you closer to the lenses.

The order that I placed with them on the 2nd was shipped yesterday. From Bangkok. I might get Lewie to get it for me :)


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VRcover stuff is all shit. I got an extended insert for glasses from them but it's solid with no flex, so actually more difficult to put on over glasses. Plus their covers are useless too. Very disappointing.

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Lonewolves wrote:
VRcover stuff is all shit. I got an extended insert for glasses from them but it's solid with no flex, so actually more difficult to put on over glasses. Plus their covers are useless too. Very disappointing.

Well now you tell me :)

Is there anyone else doing that sort of stuff?


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Not that I'm aware of. :(

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3d print it!

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Finally got some time alone with SUPER HOT and made a small bit of progress. What a game. Love it. I did find myself face to crotch with one red guy after a transition as I was still hunkered down after dodging some bullets. Awks.


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