“The answer gives interactive gaming, permitting users to play SteamVR™ games by way of cellular VR headsets”
ZEISS, a world chief within the fields of optics and optoelectronics, at this time proclaims the launch of ZEISS VR ONE Join. The answer will allow interactive gaming utilizing a cellular VR headset. It options high-quality hardware with a relatively low funding. Suitable with SteamVR™, numerous thrilling VR games are instantly available within the platform.
ZEISS VR ONE Join bridges the hole between PC-connected VR gaming and cellular VR by connecting the smartphone within the cellular VR headset to a gaming PC. The system permits users to connect and play games by way of SteamVR™, which at present has roughly 300,000 users. ZEISS VR ONE Join permits extra interactive gaming prospects than ever earlier than by way of a cellular VR headset. The product could also be used with iOS® and Android™ smartphones.
“This mobile solution is unparalleled in the VR space,” stated Franz Troppenhagen, senior product supervisor at ZEISS. “Now users can have access to games on SteamVR™ at a fraction of the cost of traditional desktop enabled systems, in addition to having access to traditional mobile VR apps and 360 video content.”
A present smartphone (iOS® or Android™), VR Prepared PC and a cellular VR headset is required for operation. The smartphone is slid into the ZEISS VR ONE Plus headset, or one other cellular VR headset unit. A USB cable connects the smartphone to a VR-capable computer, permitting using games and different content material on the SteamVR™ platform. The 2 wi-fi 3DoF (levels of freedom) controllers and the smartphone are linked through Bluetooth®. Constructed-in sensors within the controllers, along with the three sensors of the smartphone, permit intuitive interplay with the VR surroundings and thus a seamless immersion within the virtual world.
“The market demands that we bring VR from a niche market and make it available to the public, and that means providing entry-level solutions based on smartphones so that everyone can have access to this technology,” stated Dave Hodgson, North America gross sales consultant for ZEISS. “Our approach demonstrates that this is feasible, without compromising interactive gaming VR capabilities. ZEISS VR ONE Connect will further democratize the VR industry.”
ZEISS VR ONE Join* is ready to be available at main US retailers together with Best Purchase and GameStop in This autumn for $129. To remain up-to-date on the supply of the ZEISS VR ONE Join, visit www.zeiss.com/vrconnect and register for the ZEISS VR publication.
ZEISS is an internationally main know-how enterprise working within the optics and optoelectronics industries. The ZEISS Group develops, produces and distributes measuring know-how, microscopes, medical know-how, eyeglass lenses, digital camera and cine lenses, binoculars and semiconductor manufacturing tools. With its options, the corporate continually advances the world of optics and helps form technological progress.
ZEISS is split up into the 4 segments Analysis & High quality Expertise, Medical Expertise, Imaginative and prescient Care/Shopper Merchandise and Semiconductor Manufacturing Expertise. The ZEISS Group is represented in over 40 countries and has greater than 50 gross sales and repair places, upwards of 30 manufacturing websites and about 25 analysis and development services across the globe. In fiscal yr 2015/16, the corporate generated income approximating four.9 billion euros with round 25,000 workers. Based in 1846 in Jena, the corporate is headquartered in Oberkochen, Germany. Carl Zeiss AG is the strategic management holding firm that manages the ZEISS Group. The corporate is wholly owned by the Carl Zeiss Stiftung (Carl Zeiss Basis).
Additional data available at www.zeiss.com.