Yesterday Microsoft showed off there Virtual reality goggles, and how Microsoft is setting up for it. The Windows Holographic was revealed at the Windows 10 media briefing.
The experience, which involves a large headset called the Microsoft HoloLens, which works by overlaying images onto the world around you. It’s a holographic computer that will features see-through lenses, spacial sound, advanced sensors, and advanced CPU and GPU, along with a third holographic processor (HPU) to see the world around it in real-time.
The headset works wirelessly, and without the need for a PC hooked up or smartphone connection to the device. Users appear to be able to interact with holographic projections without the need for haptic feedback gloves or motion sensing devices like the Kinect.
Video from IGN
With multiple business and learning applications, with games like Minecraft (owned by Microsoft) were highlighted in the demonstration video.
The demonstrators also mention that video game levels will be more immersive than ever. All Windows 10 apps will work with Holographic, so Microsoft invites developers like Oculus, Magic Leap, and Glass to join in. Windows Holographic and the HoloLens is expected to launch in the Windows 10 timeframe