Virtuix's Omni gaming treadmill now available for pre-order

Shawn Knight

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Virtuix’s Omni gaming treadmill is now available for pre-order following an overwhelmingly successful run on Kickstarter earlier this year that racked up more than $1.1 million in funding. An investment of $499 for single-player action or $1,018 (multiplayer) will get...

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VitalyT

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A whole year away and taking pre-orders already, that doesn't sound right... They must be completely out of money trying to sell this thing so far in advance.
 

thewind

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A whole year away and taking pre-orders already, that doesn't sound right... They must be completely out of money trying to sell this thing so far in advance.

I agree! It is really expensive for what it is... A ps4 is only $400! This cant cost that much to make... I'd pay $300 but not a penny more!
 

freythman

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A whole year away and taking pre-orders already, that doesn't sound right... They must be completely out of money trying to sell this thing so far in advance.

I agree! It is really expensive for what it is... A ps4 is only $400! This cant cost that much to make... I'd pay $300 but not a penny more!

$300 barely gets you a decent "normal" treadmill. This one is omnidirectional with input to your PC, so I'd say $499 is a great value for a product that is showing its face on the market for the first time.
 

Skidmarksdeluxe

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I'll wait for gym's to incorporate this then simply take out a membership. Much cheaper. Now where did I leave my Big Mac...