Microsoft today started sending out invites for a Windows Mixed Reality event in October. The company will be holding the event on the 3rd of October in San Fransisco, which is just a day before Google’s big hardware event where the company will reveal new Pixel smartphones. Show More Summary
We reported earlier that Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality check app was available in the Windows Store, but could not test it as it crashed with an error. Now the issue appears to be fixed, and the app lets users easily check if their...Show More Summary
Microsoft is gearing to drop some more news about Windows Mixed Reality in October. Microsoft will hold a dedicated Windows Mixed Reality event on October 3....
Is Windows Mixed Reality really the best option for VR? Microsoft has excited a lot of folks over the last couple of weeks with its Windows Mixed Reality partners. With multiple headsets headed to shelves before the holidays and lots of software partnerships on the way, it certainly looks like a complete thought. Show More Summary
Dell’s Visor – the company’s first VR headset – is now available to pre-order. That makes it one of the first consumer headsets you can secure in time for Microsoft launching its Windows 10 Mixed Reality support on October 17. I wasShow More Summary
Dell has begun to take pre-orders on its Visor headset for Windows Mixed Reality applications. The company will start shipments of the device in mid-October, just in time for Microsoft’s Windows 10 Creators Update that arrives on October...Show More Summary
Want to see if your PC can handle Windows Mixed Reality? Microsoft has an app for that. Microsoft has launched a new app on the Windows Store that will help you determine whether your PC is ready for Windows Mixed Reality....
Last month, Dell revealed all the information about its Windows Mixed Reality Headset, Dell Visor. It is now available for pre-order on Dell.com in the US and Dell.co.uk and PC World in the UK. Dell Visor comes with a pair of high resolution 1440 x 1440 LCD panels offering a sharp and smooth 360° panoramic experience. Show More Summary
Dell has opened preorders for its Dell Visor virtual reality headset. The Visor, which is based on Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality headset platform, will begin shipping for $350 on October 17. Touch controllers are available for $100, and the whole package, including headset and controllers, is available for $450. These prices are lower than those […]
Dell announced that the Visor Windows Mixed Reality headset would ship alongside the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update on October 17. The company is now accepting pre-orders for day-one delivery.
Now you too can look like a sad robot while enjoying Windows Mixed Reality. Of the many Windows Mixed Reality headsets Microsoft is helping its partners launch alongside the big Fall Update, the Dell Visor truly stands out in the crowd. Show More Summary
IFA 2017 was big for Microsoft’s upcoming Mixed Reality platform. Arriving with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update on October 17, Windows Mixed Reality combines virtual reality with the internal tracking features Microsoft introduced on their HoloLens headset. Show More Summary
While Windows Mixed Reality headsets have lower requirements than something like an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift, you still need at the very least a mid-range PC and a variety of ports available to power the headsets. To prevent users from...Show More Summary
This week on the Windows Central Podcast: We talk the current state of Windows 10, a new Surface hardware event, Mixed Reality and more. After taking a week off, we're back for another exciting episode of the Windows Central Podcast....Show More Summary
Aren't all of these Windows Mixed Reality headsets the same thing? Microsoft has made sure users are spoiled for choice when it comes to the launch of Windows Mixed Reality. Several hardware partners have followed the blueprint laid forth by the Redmond company, making it so the internal specs for each headset are exactly the same. Show More Summary
Microsoft’s Mixed Reality platform became a lot more interesting when we heard it would support SteamVR titles, and then suddenly much less compelling when we heard that this feature would not be ready at launch. It seems however that...Show More Summary
Not all Windows Mixed Reality experiences are created equal. Alongside the final details for the Fall Update to Windows 10, Microsoft announced there would be multiple "tiers" of Windows Mixed Reality PC. Your PC can either be Windows Mixed Reality Ready, or it can be a Windows Mixed Reality Ultra computer. Show More Summary
Is there a difference between Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality? Well, yes and no. The term "Windows Mixed Reality" is exciting and different, but it's a challenging thing to define in simple terms to someone who isn't already paying close attention to what Microsoft is doing with this technology. Show More Summary
View 3D is getting a new name and an updated look for Skip Ahead Insiders. Microsoft has pushed out an update to the View 3D app for Insiders on the Skip Ahead portion of the Windows 10 Fast ring....