Xiaomi and Oculus companies announced that they working together to launch next generation of VR.
Xiaomi is Chinese electronics and software company. The company recently announced that they working together with the Oculus to launch the next generation VR including, Oculus Go and Xiaomi Mi VR Standalone. Both headsets will launch with high-quality to people experience with high-quality VR.
Oculus Go and Xiaomi Mi VR powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Mobile VR Platform. Both headsets will have the same powered. The Xiaomi Mi VR Standalone headset will be available in China. Oculus Go now available over the world. The Oculus Go was first announced at the Oculus Connect in October 2017. The new headset technology is designed to bring more comfort and freedom.
The new technology headsets have many features including people can use without cable, external sensors, or a dropped-in mobile phone.
Xiaomi and Oculus working together to launch next generation of VR
The head of Mi Lab, Tang Mu Stated that,
We are excited to work with Oculus on these standalone devices that exceed expectations in terms of performance at a very attractive price. Xiaomi has always relentlessly pursued the best user experience and price-to-performance ratio. For the best experience, we consider every minute detail. Through our collaboration with Oculus, we have integrated world-class technologies and craftsmanship to produce a VR standalone that lets people immerse themselves in another world without being connected to smartphones or computers.
Hugo Barra, VP of VR stated on Facebook,
The standalone VR form factor represents the next significant phase of VR hardware development at Oculus,” said Hugo Barra, VP of VR at Facebook. “Through our partnership with Xiaomi, both Oculus Go and Mi VR Standalone represent our first step in delivering that sweet spot between mobile and PC VR. These devices will be, hands down, the easiest way to get into VR.
Oculus Go and Xiaomi Mi VR Features
Both headsets will comes with the same technologies. The advanced technologies include 2K high-resolution fast-switch LCD screen, next-generation lenses and integrated spatial audio. You will watch the movies, 360° videos and you will also interactive games available via the Mi VR Store.
standalone headset runs the VR games and applications and works without the PC. The Xiaomi headset comes with Mi VR SDK and spatial audio technology. The spatial audio technology developed by the Oculus and the audio drivers also build in the headsets which can control the audio system automatically and makes getting in and out of VR very faster.