Lenovo Windows Holographic VR Headset at CES 2017: Lenovo, the leading Chinese company, just showed us its first VR headset works with Microsoft’s Windows Holographic. Lenovo’s first Microsoft Windows Holographic VR headsets are getting up close and personal this week in CES 2017 Las Vegas. The Lenovo Windows Holographic VR headset price is below the Rs. 27,3000/- ($400), which is relatively cheap for such a powerful VR headset. Windows Holographic Virtual reality headset is far lighter than the HTC Vive and close to the size of the Oculus Rift. Without even getting more into the capabilities of the Lenovo’s First VR headset, consider this: the front flips up. No need to take the whole VR headset off every time we need to see something outside of our alternate, mixed, virtual reality. The Lenovo Microsoft’s Windows Holographic VR headsets are going to run the gamut of specifications like input, field of view, and resolution. Lenovo offering sounds like it might sit somewhere in the middle. Let us know more about Lenovo VR headsets with inside-out tracking for Windows Holographic in this article.
This is Lenovo Windows Holographic VR Headset At CES 2017
Just look at the direction in which technology is moving right now, you won’t be able to leap facing virtual reality. However, Lenovo understands the importance virtual reality in 2017, and so it is ready to release a new Windows Holographic VR headset which is comfortable, efficient and most of all affordable. The leading Chinese company Lenovo has recently given a sneak peek into the prototype of its Holographic VR headset. On Monday, Lenovo has shown a prototype of its upcoming Windows Holographic VR headset in CES 2017, Las Vegas. This is Lenovo’s first VR headset is a low-cost Windows Holographic alternative for Vive and Oculus Rift.
Lenovo Windows Holographic VR headset Features
This Lenovo’s New headset fits exceedingly comfortable. Lenovo Microsoft Windows Holographic VR Headset has an adjustment dial at the back to tightens the fit around the wearer’s head. And the front of holographic VR headset can stay flipped up until the wearer is ready to enter the mix reality realm. The Lenovo Windows Holographic headset weight is 350g which is 105g lighter than the Vive. While the HTC Vive weight is around 555g and the Oculus Rift weight is in-between at 470g. The design of Lenovo’s Windows VR headset is also pretty comfortable, taking heavy inspiration from PlayStation VR approach and suspending the lenses in front of the user’s eyes rather than securing them in place with a strap. The Lenovo’s headset uses two 1440 x 1440 OLED panels for its display to make it a higher resolution than both the Oculus Rift and the HTC VIVE.
Lenovo’s First VR Headset – Lenovo Windows Holographic VR Headset Specifications
The Lenovo has made its own Windows Holographic Headset for VR gaming folks. Let us have a glance on the Specifications of Lenovo VR Headset in the following section.
Lenovo VR Headset Specifications
|No of cameras||Two cameras on front of VR|
|Display||1440 x 1440|
|Tarcking||Inside-out 6 degrees-of-freedom tracking|
|Best Compatable||Lenovo Phab2 Pro|
How Lenovo’s Windows Holographic VR Headset works
Lenovo is one of the several OEMs working on VR headsets for Microsoft Windows 10. The leading electronic manufacturers Dell, HP, Asus, and Acer are also planning to release lower-cost VR headsets of their own starting at around Rs. 20,500/- ($299). Lenovo Holographic VR headset it does not require any mounting hardware. Instead of the external device, there is a pair of cameras on the front of the Lenovo headset which allows the mixed reality experiences and “inside out six degrees of freedom” sensors. It also has motion controllers, as Lenovo will lean on third-party solutions made built for Microsoft’s Windows Holographic platform.
Lenovo stated that every Microsoft Windows Store application would work in a theater-style floating viewer mode in this VR Headset. The HoloLens software will also be converted to the best platform for the Lenovo Microsoft VR Headset. This Lenovo’s first VR headset has two cameras on the front, which means that mixed-reality applications are possible even without the Holographic Lens optical projection capability.
Lenovo VR Headset Price
|Lenovo VR Headset Price in India||20,428 INR|
|Lenovo Windows Holographic VR Headset price in US||300 US Dollars|
|Lenovo Holographic VR Headset price in UK||244.60 British Pounds|
|Lenovo Windows VR Headset price in Canada||402.31 Canadian Dollars|
|Lenovo Headset price in Japan||35311 Japanese Yens|
|Lenovo Windows Holographic VR Headset price in China||2,086 Chinese Yuan|
|Lenovo VR Headset price in South Korea||3,60,893South Korean Wons|
|Lenovo’s VR Headset price in Australia||412.71 Australian Dollars|
While we’re really happy to see a fully functional model than a preview like HTC Vive, we must applaud Lenovo for getting in quickly. They were also first to the gate with Lenovo Phab 2 Pro- World’s first Google Tango Smartphone. Lenovo is clearly in a position to push the boundaries of the next generation in mixed reality gear with the Lenovo Headset ( Windows Holographic VR Headset).