Nearby Planet VR - About Us - Facility & Equipment - HTC Vive

The HTC Vive

The Vive, developed by HTC and Valve Corporation, is the first consumer gaming headset to offer full body tracking and ‘room-scale’ movement for unparalleled immersion. The infrared ‘Lighthouse’ sensors track the Head Mounted Display (HMD), two controllers and the user’s body with sub-millimeter accuracy in full 360-degree space. It has won over 22 awards at CES (Consumer Electronics Show), including Best of Show in 2016.

Nearby Planet VR - About Us - Facility & Equipment - Custom 4K Gaming Computers

Custom 4K Gaming PCs

We’ve built our custom units to minimize load times and maximize display refresh rates. This allows us to run all of the best and newest games, no problem.

GPU: GeForce GTX 1080 GPU

CPU: Dual Intel i7 6800K processors, each running at 3.4 Ghz

Ram: 32 GB of RAM

Sound: 5.1 Digital Surround Sound Martin Logan Vision Sound Bar

In-Room Display: 50″ 4K Ultra High Def Display

Why do we have an in-room display? 

Good question, this allows your friends, and family to be able to see exactly what you see without having the VR headset on.

Nearby Planet VR - About Us - Facility & Equipment - Phillips HUE Lighting

Philips Hue Lighting for In-Room Immersion

Our beautiful Hue lights can be controlled in each individual room by our Nearby Planet hosts to allow the mood to be tailored to your preference or a specific VR experience.

We’ve spared no detail when it comes to immersing you in your VR world.

Suspended Wiring System

Our facility allows our guests to experience VR without being tangled up. This means that you swing, duck, twist, and dance away without worrying about getting caught up in the wires.