HP VR1000-100 overview

The HP VR1000-100 Windows Mixed Reality headset is a tethered VR headset for PC made by HP, a manufacturer based in the US.

This Windows MR headset’s official name is HP VR1000-100 but is commonly referred to as the HP Windows Mixed Reality headset. This is a VR headset and not in fact mixed reality.

User reviews are quite positive regarding the HMD’s comfortable design and image quality as well as its 90 Hz refresh rate. However, users point out the low 90° FOV (or 100° FOV with a Windows MR Ultra PC) and the lack of IPD adjustment.

HP Windows Mixed Reality headset main features

  • Choice of content: this affordable PC VR headset is compatible with a large variety of VR games and experiences. Indeed, users may access both Windows Mixed Reality and SteamVR content platforms.
  • Two 6DoF motion controllers: for a more immersive VR gaming experience.
  • Plug-and-play: this VR headset features inside-out tracking, so there is no need to install peripherals such as external sensors.
  • Flip-up visor: enables users to quickly switch between realities without having to take off the entire VR headset.
  • Video calls and streaming: users may communicate with each other remotely via Skype by plugging in a microphone. It is also possible to stream on an online platform in real time.

HP VR1000-100 Windows Mixed Reality headset price

The HP Windows Mixed Reality headset is available at the price of $449 (see on Amazon).

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