HTC Vive: How much space does it need?

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If you want to maximize the use of your HRC Vive VR headset, you need enough space in your room to explore.

But how much do you need?

Luckily, HTC list the prescribed room space for Vive users to prepare and set up.

With that, here's everything you need to know on how much room space does the HTC Vive need.

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How much room space does the HTC Vive need?

As per the official support page for Steam, the needed room space is not that big at all.

A room space of 2 meters by 1.5 meters (or 6.5ft x 5ft) is needed for you to explore the HTC Vive VR experience.

For the base stations, on the other hand, the maximum distance between those is prescribed at 5 meters/6 foot.

READ MORE: How to set up HTC Vive base stations

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How to choose a room area for your HTC Vive

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There are a few things you need to consider whenever you would choose a room area for your HTC Vive.

Make sure that your room has enough space as the mentioned recommendations above.

You should also need power outlets and sources for your base stations in order to run. Without those, you may not fully fulfil your VR experience.

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