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CES 2019: HTC Vive Pro Eye, Vive Cosmos VR headsets unveiled

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Taiwanese company has unveiled the -- a new (VR) headset for PCs and the Vive Cosmos that is an untethered VR headset that will work with both and PCs during the Show (CES) here.

The natively integrates eye tracking, features gaze-tracking menu navigation and removes the need for controllers.

says it's "an evolution in the enterprise VR space" which tells you who it's aimed at, GSMArena reported late on Monday.

The promises to bring higher-quality VR experiences, owing to a technique called "foveated rendering" that renders sharp photos for wherever the human eye is looking in a virtual scene.

There's no pricing yet, but it's supposed to launch in the second quarter of 2019, according to The Verge.

The Cosmos is a new stand-alone VR headset with two front-facing cameras, two side-facing cameras and a pair of hand-held wands.

According to the Ars Technica, HTC confirmed that computer game company is collaborating with it to help VR developers apply variable rate shading, a feature built into new RTX-series graphics cards, to games and apps.

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First Published: Tue, January 08 2019. 16:10 IST
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