The virtual reality industry is growing by leaps and bounds in 2016, many well-known hardware companies have unveiled their own VR work, and in addition to Oculus rift and HTC Vive and Samsung Gear and Google Cardboard, the news leaked recently that Apple would release its own 3D VR glasses, is it true? What dose it look like?
On the Apple iPhone SE press conference at the beginning of 2016, Cook,Apple CEO, has said that he is very optimistic about the VR field, he stated that the virtual reality VR glasses is not a niche product. It’s cool, very interesting applications.
Just recently, a patent Apple VR was exposed, we noted that Apple is coming.
What we can see is that Apple’s VR device seems to be very thin, and the possibility of using a curved screen design, the figure did not disclose more details of the design, even wearing styles are not showing.
Besides the patent exposed can prove that Apple is developing 3D VR glasses, Apple sources said the company is now actively recruiting VR field personnel and acquired a number of VR companies, such as PrimeSense introducing Microsoft’s Xbox Kinect, Metaio introducing AR APP for IKEA and the Ferrari etc., which are described that Apple has long been interested in the field of 3D VR glasses and everything has been conducted in secret.
Apple’s official website shelves a VR glasses box, called View-Master, priced at $ 29.95 (about 197 yuan).
It is understood that this 3D VR glasses is composed by the two lenses and peripherals plastic box. It is similar to majority of VR 3D glass, you need to input the iPhone into the box.
Apple has its own unique application according to the information provided by Apple’s official website. View-Master of the screen will show two different video streams. One of the video stream as a content display purposes, while the other will form a separate 3D image perception in the human being’s brain.
Although the VR product with the name of Apple’s banner is not made by Apple, it just like a toy designed by manufacturers Apple has worked with, since it is sold on Apple’s official website, Apple is obviously very interested in virtual reality VR.