Do you want to experience VR but don’t want to spend a lot? Then Vive’s VR headset sale might be just what you need.
With Meta upping the price of its Oculus Quest 2 headset and Sony upping the price of the PS5 (the console you’ll need to use Sony’s next PlayStation VR 2 headset), VR is more expensive than ever before. time .
Fortunately, Vive is coming to the rescue with a sale on its PC-VR headsets in the US. (opens in new tab) and an even bigger sale in the UK (opens in new tab).
The UK sale ends on Sunday 11th September, while the US offers disappear on Saturday 3rd September – so if you’re looking for a headphone deal you won’t have to wait long before making a decision.
Today’s best Vive VR headset deals in the US
As part of its end-of-summer sale, Vive is offering $50 off and two months of Viveport Infinity membership on the purchase of its Vive Pro 2 or Vive Cosmos Elite headphones. These SteamVR-compatible headphones are solid alternatives to the Valve Index and Oculus Rift S, respectively – with Vive’s headphones offering superior resolution and screen quality compared to their rivals.
You will need to make sure you get the appropriate package for your needs as some only include the headset and not the necessary controller and base stations which you will also need. If you already have a VR headset, some of your accessories may be compatible with your new system, so it’s worth checking before you head out.
Today’s best Vive VR headset deals in the UK
In the UK you can currently save £100 on a selection of Vive headsets and full VR setups.
If you already have the necessary accessories, you can pick up the Vive Pro for £399 (opens in new tab)the Vive Cosmos Elite for £349 (opens in new tab)or the regular Vive Cosmos for £399 (opens in new tab). Vive Cosmos actually comes with controllers and does not require base stations; so if you have a capable PC, the headset is ready to go out of the box.
Alternatively, if you need external tracking turrets and controllers, you can get a full Vive Pro kit for £819 (opens in new tab) (saving £100) or the Vive Cosmos Elite full package for £599 (opens in new tab) (again saving £100).
All purchases also come with two months of Viveport Infinity. VivePort Infinity is the Xbox Game Pass or Netflix version of Vive for some of the best VR games. As a subscriber, you will have access to a wide variety of titles without paying anything extra.
Still evaluating which headset is best for you? Check out our picks for the best VR headsets you can buy today.