In the last Google offered to any user experience of virtual reality with a cheap gadget made of cardboard and lenses – Cardboard. He allowed to watch the virtual movies, videos, 360-degree view and use applications with immersive.
It was a few years ago, and those who liked it, looking forward to the next step of the company in this direction. It seems to be already competitors in the face of Oculus , HTC and Sony show the market its new facilities in this area, like Chinese companies pereinachili to your Cardboard way as best they could, creating a plastic copy, and on the part of a virtual reality by Google still there was silence.
and this moment has come. This year, Google will offer the second generation of virtual reality devices for its Android platform. Earlier this year, we heard that the company will launch a more powerful system called Android VR. Now, several new reports have surfaced suggesting that we may see Android VR early as next week.
The founder of Gizmodo and Engadget Peter Rojas (Peter Rojas) says that the new system will be a special headset that does not require the phone. Moreover, it will offer a better experience than the Samsung Gear VR, which uses a smartphone as a display and uses the processor. But the gadget is not as good as the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift
And Android Policy resource complements the report details:. Android VR may include a portable controller and the headset itself. But whether this motion controllers and gamepads – is unclear. We also do not yet know how many Android VR will cost and what the new user interface for navigation, we offer
The details will be announced at the conference Google I / O next week
The author..: Stepan Mazur
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