Valve is known for making hit games such as Half-Life and Portal as well as the strategic game Dota 2. It manages the popular online gaming store. This is an innovative technology for virtual reality.
Now, Valve also seems to be making headphones.
Bellevue, Washington, is quietly posting a photo on his website on Friday, showing what looks like a new VR handset called the Valve Index. The light of the site for details, besides giving a light profile to the device, and the promise of more information in May.
A Valve representative did not respond immediately to a request for a comment.
The news of the new Valve headphones can be a surprise. So far, it has turned out that Valve has focused its efforts on helping its HTC partner build its HTC $ 499 Vive headphones . At the same time, the valve is known for the incubation technology, such asthat help power the Vive headphones. Prototypes such as are promising to give people new, richer ways to control things with their hands in virtual worlds. competing with HTC-like but also with the Oculus VR on Facebook, the upcoming is likely to compete with the Valve index to showcase complex and complex video games and VR worlds . It will also face Sony, which offers powered by a separately sold PlayStation 4 video game console