Tested: Magic Leap One Augmented Reality Headset!

It’s finally here! We spend a week testing the Magic Leap One augmented reality headset, the long-awaited developer kit utilizing Magic Leap’s secretive display technology. Let’s dive deep into the hardware, display tech, user experience, and launch applications. Post your questions about the headset in…

Hands-On with the ZED Mini Mixed-Reality Camera!

We visit the offices of Stereolabs, the makers of the ZED and ZED Mini mixed reality camera systems to test out their implementation of a passthrough camera accessory for VR headsets. Using their ZED Mini, we’re able to get an augmented reality experience with the…

Hands-On: MIX Augmented Reality Headset Prototype!

We go hands-on with a prototype of the MIX augmented reality headset, which boasts a 96-degree field of view. Chatting with AntVR’s CEO, we learn how the optics in MIX works and what their plans are for the MIX in both AR and VR. Plus,…

Hands-On: Varjo’s ‘Bionic Display’ Prototype VR Headset!

We go hands-on with a prototype of the Varjo virtual reality headset with “Bionic display”, a hybrid system that combines a high-end display panel with an ultra-high resolution OLED panel for the center of your field of view. It’s unlike anything we’ve seen before, and…

Lenovo Mirage Solo VR Headset Review!

We test and review the Lenovo Mirage Solo standalone virtual reality headset! What makes this headset unique is its Worldsense inside-out tracking system, which gives you six degrees of free movement while using it. We show how that works, its limitations, and see what 6DOF…

HTC Vive Pro VR Headset Review!

We test and review the new HTC Vive Pro virtual reality headset! Two years after the release of the original Vive, HTC has upgraded the display, ergonomics, and camera system of their flagship HMD. We discuss how adding 70% more pixels affects gaming and other…

Hands-On with HTC Vive Wireless Adapter!

We test untethered virtual reality with the upcoming HTC Vive wireless adapter. To learn how it works with the demanding visual throughput of desktop VR, we chat with DisplayLink, the makers of the chip inside the wireless adapter. Plus, we go over some more games…

Hands-On with Oculus Go VR Headset!

We go in-depth with the Oculus Go $200 standalone virtual reality headset at this year’s Game Developers Conference! After playing a few games with it, including the cross-platform Settlers of Catan, we share our impressions and some insights from chatting with Oculus developers. Plus, we…

PROJECTIONS, Episode 39: High-End Photogrammetry for VR

Virtual reality environments can be built manually, like video game levels, but they can also be constructed using real-world imagery and scanning. We visit the offices of Cyark, an organization that travels around the world digitizing historical sites using advanced scanning equipment, converting some of…