Since 2016 Microsoft has overrun the augmented reality market. With the introduction of the HoloLens, the tech giant not only brought a revolution to the previous AR scene, but also made it possible to create a lifelike fusion of real and virtual world with a focus on mixed reality. Everything on her transparent visor.
So it’s no big surprise that Microsoft wants to continue its triumphant advance. According to a recently published document, they are working at full speed on HoloLens 2, project name “Sydney”. The new device should be lighter and more comfortable to carry. In addition, the holographic display is said to have been significantly improved. Other reports say HoloLens 2 has the latest Kinect sensor and its own artificial intelligence chip. Both provide improved optics and latency to create an even better mixed reality experience.
Also at the price is to be turned. The new model is reportedly cheaper than the current HoloLens, which costs around $3,000.
From a trusted source, The Verge reports that the software vendor currently plans to reveal more details about the HoloLens2 in the second half of 2018, similar to what they did with Surface Hub 2.
Spatial Analytics for Mixed Reality : Build 2018 (Source: Microsoft Developer)
This year’s build made it clear that Microsoft continues to focus on mixed reality. With new applications such as Layout and Remote Assist, they are embarking on the professional use of HoloLens. With the new version of MR-glasses, you can strengthen these efforts even more!