GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share
HP Reverb VR headset delivers staggering resolution for immersive experiences you must see to believe
 
Dubai, UAE – March 24, 2019 :   At HP Reinvent, the company's largest global partner event, HP unveiled a game-changing, grounds-up designed virtual reality (VR) headset. Joining HP's comprehensive VR portfolio, the HP Reverb Virtual Reality Headset – Professional Edition delivers truly immersive and transformative experiences for work and life with amazing clarity with its staggering 2160 x 2160 panel per eye with double the resolution1 and 114-degree field of view. 
 
“As the commercial VR segment is expected to grow to $34 billion by 20222, customers are seeking lifelike VR viewing to help open doors to new business opportunities in product design, training, and engineering,” said Spike Huang, vice president and global lead of VR, HP Inc. “The time for commercial VR is now and adding HP Reverb to our broader virtual reality portfolio is an important step in addressing this growing market.”  
 
Solving Top Customer VR Challenges 
 
HP worked closely with customers across product design, architecture, engineering, training, healthcare, and location-based entertainment to better understand their unique insights. VR-based training, for example, has a 75 percent retention rate compared to lectures at 10 percent and reading at 5 percent3. As part of this process, HP worked to create a device which solves for three specific pain points commonly associated with VR solutions: superb visual quality – from high resolution to the reduction of repeated focus adjustments; smarter fit and comfort, especially during extended usage for intense workflows; and, worry-free deployment and support. 
 
The ultra-light (1.1 pounds/0.5 kilograms), ultra-immersive HP Reverb VR Headset features excellent resolution with redesigned optics to increase the visual “sweet spot.” HP Reverb also features integrated headphones with spatial audio and smart assistant compatible dual microphones for a greater immersive experience and collaboration in multi-user VR environments.
 
Deployment of HP Reverb is simple. It has integrated Bluetooth® with pre-paired motion controllers right out of the box (no need to pair) and support for Windows Mixed Reality and Steam VR. With Windows Mixed Reality's inside out tracking, setup is even easier – just plug in the VR headset and start the experience. For multi-user environments there are removable, cleanable facemask cushions.
 
“With more than 2,500 VR experiences available and counting, Windows Mixed Reality continues to serve as the home for cutting-edge innovations that are fundamentally changing the way we work and play,” said Alex Kipman, Technical Fellow, Microsoft. “The HP Reverb headset is an amazing example of the type of innovation we are seeing take place as we push forward and bring the next era of computing – the era of mixed reality – to the masses.”
 
HP Reverb Professional Edition Pricing and Availability
  • The HP Reverb Virtual Reality Headset – Pro Edition is expected to be available in April for AED 2,380. 
  • Pro Edition price includes: HP VR Headset, 3.5m headset cable for desktop and mobile PCs, .6m headset cable for HP Z VR Backpack wearable VR PC (sold separately), 2 motion controllers, cleanable face cushion, 1 DisplayPort™ to mini-DisplayPort™ adapter. The Pro Edition has a 1-year limited commercial warranty. 
HP Reverb Consumer Edition Available
  • The HP Reverb Virtual Reality Headset – Consumer Edition is expected to be available in May for AED 2,000. 
  • Consumer Edition price includes the same as the pro edition except for the .6m headset cable and washable fabric face cushion. The Consumer Edition includes a 1-year limited consumer warranty. 



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 6673 times
Posted on : Sunday, March 24, 2019  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : OPPO confirms 10x Hybrid Zoom tech to launch in Middle East
Next Story : Ericsson ConsumerLab: Augmented Reality is the future of gaming
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Aigner Aprilia
Top Toners to Up Your Skincare Game
Stay Refreshed this Festive Season & Give the Gift of Self Care with Kocostar's ...
Stress-free Tresses
Sukin for Men
Raise Eyebrows with Flormar's New Range
Matte Made in Heaven
Trading Enterprises launches refreshed new Volvo XC90 SUV
Nourish your hair with Vierro's Styling Cream range
IKEA's Virgil Abloh Statement Pieces Now Available in the UAE
Monochrome Moment
Dubai Customs discusses more mutual cooperation with Ukrainian Consul General
Al Tayer Motors Proudly Opens State-of-the-Art Ferrari Showroom in Dubai
Virgin Hyperloop One and Saudi Arabia's KAUST Partner to Spur Country's Technolo...
'Tis the Season to Gift and Glow' With Foreo Holiday Gift Sets
UAE's Minister Al Mazrouei Announced President of the Unido General Conference i...
Shop the New Frozen 2 Collection at Max Fashion!
Skincare Through The Ages: The 20-Something's Skincare Guide
Dubai Festival City Witnesses Over 1600 Runners Participating at the Second Seas...
Foreo Expects a Record Sale for Black Friday
The Eberhard & Co. “Sistema Magini” Chronograph Sells at Auction for 156,000 Euros
New showroom opening at Habsiguda, Hyderabad
Dubai Chamber and First Abu Dhabi Bank sign MoU on digital trade
Dubai Fitness Challenge Continues to Inspire the City
Explore Hello Kitty Mania as Candylicious Turns 10
Tilal Properties spurs investment growth in Sharjah with promising opportunities
Saxo Banks Marks a Decade in the Middle East
Dubai Pink Ride Attracts More than 4500 Participants
Adventurous Sailor François Gabart begins the 2019 Brest Atlantiques race
Emirates champions inflight first: Seven Worlds, One Planet screens live on board
The ITC and SOFRECOM partnership to deploy fiber network in the Kingdom of Saudi...
du Women Council Awarded for Women Empowerment at the Prestigious RiiSE and Entr...
Emaar Malls announce 6% growth in revenue reaching to AED 3.412 billion (US$ 929...
Explore Europe's big cities at smaller prices with Turkish Airlines
MBRSC calls for participation in Sirius Analogue Mission to simulate life on Mars
Steve Madden set to arrive in Dubai to kick off brand's 30th Anniversary Celebration
Balle Balle at Purani Dilli with the Punjabi Food Festival
The French Oil & Gas Industry on display at ADIPEC
Dubai International Hotel takes home the “Best Airport Hotel in the UAE” Title a...
Team Abu Dhabi's World Champions Retain Lead In Xcat Title Race
Indians emerge winners at National Art Competition
Winners of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center short story writing competition a...
Dubai Customs showcases services for people of determination at Accessabilities ...
GROHE Icon 3D wins Best Product Design at Blueprint Awards 2019
The Official 48th UAE National Day Celebration is a Symbol of UAE Heritage and I...
GEMS Dubai American Academy Elementary named Apple Distinguished School
Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies provides Vertical Transportation soluti...
Dubai Dialogue 2019 examines business benefits of embracing sustainable innovation
Dubai Land Department announces 16th edition of International Property Show
Jafza – First Free Zone to Roll Out Workforce Protection Programme