As part of the Steam Summer Sale, HTC is offering a rare $50 discount on the Viveheadset, along with a $50 Steam gift card to capitalize on VR deals during the sale. The bundle also includes the recently released Star Trek: Bridge Crew, and two older VR games.
If you’re looking to buy a Vive, this is likely the best official deal you’re going to find before the holiday season. HTC has been rather protective of the $800 price of the Vive, telling us recently that they believe the headset justifies the cost by offering the leading room-scale experience.
The Steam Sale Vive discount, which is valid through July 7th, drops the cost of the headset by $50 and nets you a $50 Steam gift card to buy content. The package also includes a one month free trial of Viveport Subscription, and a bundle of VR games: Star Trek: Bridge Crew (2017), Richie’s Plank Experience (2016), and Everest VR (2016).
HTC says it’s a $928 value for $750. This particular sale is only available directly from HTC, and the company says the specifics of the deal may vary by region.
As part of the Steam Summer Sale, HTC is offering sales on a number of Vive Studios titles, and is also reflecting those deals on their own Viveport platform: