The HTC Vive, a virtual reality headset co-developed with gaming giant Valve, lets players physically move around virtual worlds and even interact with those environments with a pair of controllers. But this latest VR entry doesn’t come cheap: The HTC device costs a whopping $1,149 in Canada and it also needs to be linked to a powerful PC.

BNN’s Michael Hainsworth tried out the HTC Vive – here are his first impressions.  


Hainsworth also spoke with J.B. Mcree, Sr. Manager, Product Marketing with HTC Vive, about the device's potential. Watch the full discussion below.