The company Microsoft has officially presented a mixed-reality headset HoloLens 2. The novelty is designed for professional use in construction, industry, education, research works and military technology.
Main characteristics. As reported by Overclockers, based on the hardware platform HoloLens 2 are hybrid Snapdragon 850 and improved “holographic processor” of the second generation. Microsoft specialists increased the angle of the screens in half, while maintaining resolution of 47 pixels per degree.
Glasses mixed reality has received a new depth sensor, and sensors track eye movements, which in combination with algorithms based on artificial intelligence provide direct control of holograms without additional manipulators. Supported authorization system Windows Hello, based on the recognition of the iris of the eye.
Microsoft HoloLens 2 is designed for professional use in various industries
Also mentioned about the improved ergonomics of the device: it has become easier through the use of carbon materials have received a more balanced center of gravity and a new mechanism of donning. Also, later will be released version 2 HoloLens for high risk called Trimble XR10 in the form of a helmet with goggles.
The availability of new products and price. To order the device will be available only in the U.S., Japan, China, Germany, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, Australia and New Zealand. The cost will be 3 $ 500 (about 94 600 hryvnia), which is $ 500 more expensive than the original version of the HoloLens.
Presentation Microsoft HoloLens 2 – watch the video
In addition, Microsoft HoloLens 2 can be purchased together with specialized software Dynamics 365 Remote Assist for mobile gadgets based on Android OS at a price of $ 125 (about 3 400 hryvnia) per month.
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