HTC Vive’s preorders have just opened, and the shipping will start on April 5th.
The HTC requires a high-end computer in order to power its system, if your laptop has a Nvidia GTX 970 or AMD Radeon R9 290 graphics cards, at minimum, you are in good shape. IF not, you may consider upgrading your laptop.
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Those three laptops are most recommended laptops that are powerful enough for the HTC Vive.
ASUS ROG G752VY-DH72 17-Inch
Excellent 3D performance, 32GB RAM. 512GB SSD . 1TB hard drive storage. Lots of ports. 802.11ac Wi-Fi. Nvidia GeForce GTX 980M graphics.17.3-inches Matte IPS FHD display, 1920 by 1080 resolution. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M w/ 4GB VRAM gaming graphic card with G-Sync.
MSI GT72 Dominator Pro G-1438
Latest Intel Core i7 processor and 980M Nvidia GeForce GTX graphics. Lots of connection options, including USB 3.1 ports. 24 GB 7200 rpm Hard Drive, 128 GB Solid-State Drive. Flat touchpad helps with Windows 8.1 gestures. G-Sync displays smooth 3D graphics. 17.3-Inch Screen.
Razer Blade (2015)
Sleek, light design. 14-Inch Screen with touch capability. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M. Improved performance and battery life over previous iteration. 256 GB Solid-State Drive