Now you possibly can watch immersive video from the largest display in your own home.
Google’s annual Google I/O developer is in full swing, with a couple of new VR associated bulletins. Sarah Ali, head of front room merchandise, took the stage to announce that 360 video is making its method to your YouTube app in residence devices.
In relation to watching 360° movies, you possibly can both watch in your laptop or cell device. And if you’re fortunate, you’ll have a VR headset like a Daydream View to get pleasure from a extra immersive experience. However not everybody desires to look at 360° movies on their cell device or have a headset useful.
That’s why YouTube is supporting 360° movies on the largest display you in all probability have in the home. Tens of millions of viewers all over the world who’ve a wise TV can load up the YouTube app and experience 360 movies. On stage, Ali confirmed how one can play movies whereas utilizing a distant to pan across the atmosphere as you’re watching. The YouTube 360 app additionally helps dwell 360° video as properly, letting you sit again and watch Coachella subsequent 12 months from the consolation of your sofa.
Within the subsequent few months, you’ll have the ability to watch and management 360-degree movies on Android TV, Samsung 2017 4K TVs, LG 2017 4K TVs, Xbox One, and PlayStation four.