Valve Index

Valve Index VR Headset

By Kota Soda

Description

The Valve index is a VR headset created and manufactured by Valve.

Cost

$999.99 (Headset only)

Available through Steam.

Cost

$999.99 (Headset only)

Available through Steam.

Software Requirements

Minimum

Graphics Card

Nvidia GTX 970

Alternative Graphics Card

GTX 900, Radeon Pro Vega 64

CPU

Intel i5-4590 or greater

Memory

8GB+ RAM

USB Ports

1x USB 2.0 port required

OS

Windows 10, Steam OS, Linux

Tech Specs

Display

LCD

Display Size

Resolution

2880 x RGB x 1600 (1440 x RGB x 1600)

Refresh Rate

144hz, 120hz, 90hz, 80hz

Field of View

Approx 100 degrees

Microphone

Integrated

Sensors

Lighthouse 2.0 tracking system

Connection

USB 3.0


Accessories

Required

Valve Index Controllers ($279.99)

Controllers for the valve index headset.

Valve Index Base Station ($149.99)

Tracks movement of the controllers using HTC's Lighthouse 2.0 tracking system.