This article will instruct you on how to connect Woojer Vest Edge to your HTC Vive. Choose one of the following connection types according to the type of your headphone and according to your preferences.  

 

Option 1: Wired connection with wired headphones

  1. Connect the provided aux cable - one end to the Vive's audio output jack (located at the front of the HMD), and the other end to the Vest's audio input jack. 

  2. Connect your headphone to the Vest's headphone jack. Alternatively, connect the Vest to the Vive's Audio Vest.

Option 2: Wired connection with wired headphones and an audio splitter

  1. Connect a "Y" audio splitter to the Vive's audio output jack (located at the front of the HMD).

  2. Connect the Vest audio-in port to splitter's first female jack, using a 3.5mm cable.

  3. Connect headphones (or Vive's audio Vest) to the splitter's second female jack.

Option 3: Wireless connection, using a Bluetooth transmitter and wired headphones

  1. Connect an external low-latency Bluetooth transmitter to your PC. (either one with USB or 3.5mm input)

  2. Press and hold the Vest's power button for 5 seconds until it turns on and enters pairing mode. The blue and red LEDs will start blinking alternately. 

  3. Pair the Vest with the transmitter.

  4. Connect your headphone (or Vive's audio Vest) to the Vest's headphone jack.

  5. Set the transmitter as your default playing device, using Windows settings or using SteamVR audio settings.

  6. On your PC, set the volume to max. To control the sensation level and volume level, use the Vest's control buttons.


Option 4: Wireless connection, using a Bluetooth transmitter and wireless headphones

  1. Connect an external, dual-link, low-latency, Bluetooth transmitter to your PC. (either one with USB or 3.5mm input)

  2. Press and hold the Vest's power button for 5 seconds until it turns on and enters pairing mode. The blue and red LEDs will start blinking alternately. 

  3. Pair the Vest with the transmitter.

  4. Pair the Bluetooth headphone with the transmitter as well. 

  5. Set the transmitter as your default playing device, using Windows settings or using SteamVR audio settings.

  6. On your PC, set the volume to max. To control the sensation level, use the Vest's control buttons.



 

Option 5: Wireless connection, using a Bluetooth transmitter and audio mirroring

The following solution enables you to keep using your Vive's audio Vest while using the Vest Edge, untethered.

  1. Connect an external, low-latency, Bluetooth transmitter to your PC.

  2. Press and hold the Vest's power button for 5 seconds until it turns on and enters pairing mode. The blue and red LEDs will start blinking alternately.

  3. Pair the Vest with the transmitter.

  4. Set the transmitter as your default playing device.

  5. Apply audio mirroring so that the audio is routed via both the Vest and your HMD, simultaneously. You can apply audio mirroring by configuring the SteamVR settings or by using external software, like VoiceMeeter.

  6. On your PC, set the volume to max. To control the sensation level, use the Vest's control buttons.