Maybe VR isn't dead after all... - Valve Index Review

  • Published: 12 August 2019
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    We had almost completely lost faith in the progress of consumer VR products... until the Valve Index arrived at our office.

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Comments • 7 208

  • Phillipe
    Phillipe  1 months back

    Oculus Rift S, anyone? Linus forgot to mention it entirely!!!!!!! No need for extra cameras at all, for $ 400, it’s a good VR headset...

    • Nathan R
      Nathan R  1 days back

      @Shayd "Shit" yeah if your room is pitch black maybe.

    • marklola12
      marklola12  1 days back

      @Zenroy load of shit

    • Lux Ace
      Lux Ace  3 days back

      @Gwentarino Kripperino It is not only about tracking.

    • pizza_parker
      pizza_parker  4 days back

      CHRIS C thats not even that good lol

    • pizza_parker
      pizza_parker  4 days back

      EleMenTfiNi it doesnt have controllers and lcd is better IMO

  • DexEvil
    DexEvil  11 hours back

    Nice wedding photo portrait at Greece Linus ++

    • Thunder 438
      Thunder 438  11 hours back

      Good to know you enjoyed the HTC Vive, Hopefully Getting One Soon.

      • Kevin Grainger
        Kevin Grainger  13 hours back

        Way to go Shadow, dady won't play with me, dady won't play.

        • CHollman82
          CHollman82  22 hours back

          Linus wants a strap-on experience

          • crippling depression
            crippling depression  1 days back

            It released in June why is there no gameplay of it recently?

            • BedsideTunes
              BedsideTunes  1 days back

              I'm new to VR, still saving for a unit. However, my eyesight is horrendous and the only way I could play my buddy's headset would be to wear my glasses, which was extremely uncomfortable, actually downright painful. Is there any way to get around that? My eyes reject contacts, so that's unfortunately not an option.

              • Bubbaloo SH
                Bubbaloo SH  1 days back

                That poor cat how long has he/she been in there?

                • Deep Space Explorer
                  Deep Space Explorer  2 days back

                  Bro, VR IS DEAD...

                  all you do is peddle stupidly expensive crap NOBODY NEEDS OR WANTS and the dumbly named INDEX is NO different....

                  • Friedrich Will
                    Friedrich Will  2 days back

                    I've often wondered about this area so it's great to see someone covering this. Really well done, brilliant. As a follow on you might think about doing a head to head with other headsets

                    • Hoodie_010
                      Hoodie_010  2 days back

                      I don't understand why are people saying it costs 1000$. You can literally buy everything separately for cheaper lol.

                      • VGM
                        VGM  2 days back

                        You found Schrodinger's cat that explains the whole mystery according to quantum theory its hiding in VR boxes.

                        • Saizen
                          Saizen  2 days back

                          Dead? Yes there arent very many people playing online but honestly, there isnt a game that's good enough to make me feel so immersed that I'm willing to wear a headset for more than 2 hours as I assume other people are suffering from. The hardware is great and getting better but, we need real games, not mobile quality games.

                          • dkwb71
                            dkwb71  2 days back

                            Dude, clean the dust out of your mini rig!!

                            • D3th10rd
                              D3th10rd  2 days back

                              Finally, a vr headset that can accompany the big schnozer community!

                              • Bilbosere
                                Bilbosere  2 days back

                                Thats a cute cat
                                My inner self: *steal it*

                                • Raynor9899
                                  Raynor9899  2 days back

                                  For me middler finger means nothing.I have one as well i'am just not that proud about it.

                                  • Ross M
                                    Ross M  3 days back

                                    getting mine tomorrow, pretty excited! i also have a 980ti so i have been thinking about getting a 2080S if my fps gets too low (2080ti doesn't seem worth it)

                                    • Sahem Says
                                      Sahem Says  3 days back

                                      What render scaling were you running at on a 980 ti? If it was at full render scale were you able to experience over 90fps?

                                      • Roman General
                                        Roman General  3 days back

                                        can we just talk about how good of a father Linus is?

                                        • BeardedPickle
                                          BeardedPickle  3 days back

                                          errmmm... i did not get a cat with my set... wtf volvo

                                          • Santiago Carballo
                                            Santiago Carballo  3 days back

                                            Linus wishes that there was more of a Strap-on exprience ;)

                                            *gets killed*

                                          • sandman7793
                                            sandman7793  4 days back

                                            You can adjust beat saber controller angles with mod assistant

                                            • dawson gamblin
                                              dawson gamblin  4 days back

                                              12:00 oh all your viewers know you prefer the strap on experience linus..... we know....

                                              • Armia Khairy
                                                Armia Khairy  4 days back

                                                Valve index, which every user gives a fuck

                                                • Sal Ad
                                                  Sal Ad  5 days back

                                                  VR need to be built into a motorcycle helmet.

                                                  • EVOLICIOUS
                                                    EVOLICIOUS  3 days back

                                                    lol, I too would like to put a giant isolating, sweaty, heavy, helmet around my head. NOT.

                                                • TX Launchpad
                                                  TX Launchpad  5 days back

                                                  12:00 - Your wife says the same buddy

                                                  • Sepro
                                                    Sepro  5 days back

                                                    LoL it never was dead

                                                    • Leon Hubbard
                                                      Leon Hubbard  5 days back

                                                      LOL shadow's kinda a dick...

                                                      • Crypto Info
                                                        Crypto Info  5 days back

                                                        Does the Index have some sort of method to protect the lenses from being scratched by eyeglasses?

                                                        • EVOLICIOUS
                                                          EVOLICIOUS  3 days back

                                                          No, the glass is very fragile, be sure to not scratch the lens.

                                                      • Guillaume Thibaudeau
                                                        Guillaume Thibaudeau  5 days back

                                                        can you give me a valve index... please..

                                                        • MrDeaz
                                                          MrDeaz  5 days back

                                                          liquid crystal display display

                                                          • thebored999
                                                            thebored999  6 days back

                                                            what game are you playing at 17:45?

                                                            • Shanyx Fujiwara
                                                              Shanyx Fujiwara  6 days back

                                                              I would love a vr roundup video. Now with the cosmos, index and quest; it's time to make a what headset is right for you video. Please Linus, you are our only hope.

                                                              • Randomly Entertaining
                                                                Randomly Entertaining  6 days back

                                                                VR was never dead.

                                                                • Pedro Perez
                                                                  Pedro Perez  6 days back

                                                                  What keyboard are you using?

                                                                  • Fresh.Mootz
                                                                    Fresh.Mootz  6 days back

                                                                    It’s dead jim. Shit is still clunky as hell.

                                                                  • Bushy tail
                                                                    Bushy tail  6 days back

                                                                    Saber Tailor might be able to fix your problem

                                                                    • Kv GN
                                                                      Kv GN  7 days back

                                                                      I see Switch & Wii U

                                                                      • EluciaDeLuteIma
                                                                        EluciaDeLuteIma  1 weeks back

                                                                        12:52 10/10 cat moment.

                                                                        • Alex Kumlin
                                                                          Alex Kumlin  1 weeks back

                                                                          at 13:07 ATTACK

                                                                          • Abcde fghij
                                                                            Abcde fghij  1 weeks back

                                                                            17:38 Your son picked his nose and then ate the booger. He thought he was slick but he wasn't.

                                                                            • vrAddict
                                                                              vrAddict  1 weeks back

                                                                              I like how he censores the Middlefinger but not the bloody gladiator game

                                                                              • Garrett Patterson
                                                                                Garrett Patterson  1 weeks back

                                                                                You sound exactly like the guy I play PokerStarsVr with..... crazy

                                                                                • It's Omega
                                                                                  It's Omega  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Whole individual finger controls. ( ͡◉ ͜ ʖ ͡◉)

                                                                                  • It's Omega
                                                                                    It's Omega  1 weeks back


                                                                                    • Greenskate7
                                                                                      Greenskate7  1 weeks back

                                                                                      What about the quest you should do try that I love my quest it isn’t a index but I got a bad pc and it’s a good standalone headset

                                                                                      • John Wiggins
                                                                                        John Wiggins  1 weeks back

                                                                                        I love the way your cat was just chillin in the box like, Hey put that lid back on dude lol