Oculus slashes Rift prices as sales sag

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Oculus sales are lagging behind both the HTC Vive and the Sony VR. Facebook’s solution? A whopping 25% price cut.

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HTC surges past Oculus, promises to ship all Vive orders within 72 hours

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HTC announced today that it will ship all Vive headsets within three days while Oculus own ship-dates are still stuck in the August timeframe. That’s a significant coup for HTC, even if its hardware is more expensive.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/229734-htc-surges-past-oculus-promises-to-ship-all-vive-orders-within-72-hours

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HTC Vive VR: $800, shipping in April, and another risky bet for gamers

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HTC announced the price tag and features of its new Vive, with plans to ship the devices in April. We still recommend planning to wait and see how the upcoming VR solutions compare against each other before pre-ordering any of them, though.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/223355-htc-vive-vr-800-shipping-in-april-and-another-risky-bet-for-gamers

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Are Valve and HTC’s VR goggles really the future of PC gaming?

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Is the Valve-and-HTC-built Re Vive good for the burgeoning VR market, or is it doomed to failure like so many other high profile partnerships?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/200155-are-valve-and-htcs-vr-goggles-really-the-future-of-pc-gaming

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