Day: October 13, 2020

October 13, 2020 Off

HTC Vive Cosmos Elite Review

By tracy
The HTC Vive Cosmos Elite, an upgraded version of HTC’s modular Vive Cosmos headset, uses a detachable faceplate to enable compatibility with HTC’s legacy external sensors. Bringing back lighthouse sensors mitigates many of the detection issues we found with the original HTC Vive Cosmos, but it brings back the tricky and demanding setup requirements of the company’s previous VR headsets. In a post Oculus Quest 2 world, those difficulties are more frustrating than they were just a few years ago. Those issues, combined with an extreme price, make it hard to see the good in the Vive Cosmos Elite, even when it’s right in front of your face.

HTC Vive Cosmos Elite Review

Vive Cosmos Elite – Design & Features

Since the Cosmos Elite is a modified version of the Vive Cosmos, it only deviates from the original’s design so much. With the Elite faceplate, which makes it detectable by HTC’s Vive and SteamVR sensors, is a plain midnight blue panel, slightly more subdued look than the fractal design on the standard Cosmos plate. (Though there is a similar pattern etched on the front). The plate also covers two of the headset’s six cameras, bringing the total down to

October 13, 2020 Off

The best Amazon Prime Day deals 2020

By tracy

Amazon Prime Day deals 2020

Amazon’s Prime Day has officially now kicked off, and there are already some great Prime Day deals and other offers to be had, and more will be added throughout today and tomorrow.  We’ll be digging through what’s on offer to bring you the best bargains on everything from gaming laptops to PC peripherals.

Historically, Prime Day has been a summertime sale reserved specifically for members of its subscription-based Amazon Prime service. So yeah, you may need an Amazon Prime membership to get the most out of the event. 

In a normal year Prime Day kicks off in July with savings on a host of different kit, and yes, sometimes even PC gaming gear too. But this is no normal year, and so Bezos and Co. have delayed the two-day event until now.

Indeed, some are already live right now, such as the Microsoft store deals.

Amazon product deals

Amazon has kicked off Prime Day already, a couple of deals have started appearing on Amazon’s own brand products.

Best Amazon Prime Day deals

HP Omen 30L | $1,579.99 $1,379.99 at HP

This 12-core/24-thread gaming PC, also sports an RX 5700 XT for quality 1440p gaming. It’s