Have you seen Microsoft’s latest gadget the HoloLens? If not, then you should!
Different kinds of gadgets are being invented each year from the Smartphones, VR headset, devices that can capture your movement (Kinect) and plug-in device that lets you immerse yourself more in the game you are playing like the Omni Virtuix and Cyberith Virtualizer.
If you are a big fan of techs and gadgets, this news will excite you like a little kid on Christmas day.
The future is here! Microsoft?s HoloLens is the most innovating gadget?so far
Forget Google Glass, Oculus Rift, Sony?s Project Morpheus, Omni Virtuix and Cyberith Virtualizer. Microsoft?s HoloLens now takes the spotlight when it comes to innovation.
In case you are wondering ?What?s the difference between Microsoft?s HoloLens and Oculus Rift or Project Morpheus?? Well, to put it simply, these gadgets are called Virtual Reality Headset, it bring you INSIDE the game or immerse yourself rather. Microsoft?s HoloLens on the other hand, it brings the game into the world, the exact opposite, hence the word Holo?or Hologram.
If you think this gadget?s only purpose is for gaming then I?m afraid you are mistaken. It can also be used for work like graphics design, online teaching and other digital functions.
Here is Microsoft?s promotional video for their HoloLens, in case you haven?t seen it yet:
Credits to Microsoft YouTube channel
The Minecraft part was awesome! To be specific, the scene where he blasts the wall of his house and opens a hole into the Minecraft world was truly outstanding! I was literally speechless when I saw this ad.
What are the other features of this gadget other than the ones in the promotional ad? Also, what are the specs?
Sadly, Microsoft still hasn?t released any information yet as to what are the specs of this innovative gadget is. The only details they have disclosed on their website are these:
- No cords, no phones, no wires, no tethers
- Transparent lens and advanced sensors allow you to see your world and move confidently in it.
- Lightweight and adjustable to fit any adult head size. Work and play comfortably.
- Built-in spatial sound lets you hear holograms wherever they are in the room with pinpoint precision.
- Next-generation technology enabled by Windows 10.
What do you think about Microsoft?s HoloLens? Isn?t this new gadget exciting and innovative? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.
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