Microsoft has bothered the launch of HoloLens 2 via a video. The Windows Mixed Reality (WMR) headset is set to be launched on February 24 during the Mobile World Conference (MWC).
Alex Kipman, Microsoft’s Technical Fellow for AI Perception and Mixed Reality inside the Cloud uploaded the teaser video on YouTube and later on Twitter revealing the date for the tool that looks like a processor and some carbon fiber material.
Kipman uploaded the video tweeting, “2.24.19 #MWC19 – are you excited? I realize I am..”.
The organization has been operating on HoloLens 2 for years, thinking about the primary-technology HoloLens changed into launched for developers in March 2016. The corporation had stated back in July 2017 that the following technology HoloLens might have AI abilities.
As of now, no longer a lot is thought approximately the subsequent HoloLens’s specs, however looking at the video, it looks like the second one generation WMR headset, codenamed ‘Sydney’, might be constructed out of carbon fiber.
When Microsoft introduced approximately the AI abilities in HoloLens 2, it stated that the chip would decorate the rate of cellular processing as there would no longer be a need to upload facts to the cloud. To acquire this, Microsoft could be using the modern day generation Kinect sensor within the headset. The headset is likewise rumored to be the use of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 based on a mobile computing platform.
HoloLens 2 is likewise stated to be cheaper and smaller compared to its predecessor which might assist Microsoft push Augmented Reality ahead. The first generation HoloLens fee the developers a whopping $3,000.
The press occasion is scheduled to be held on February 24 and can be attended by way of CEO Satya Nadella, and Chief Vice President Julia White along with Kipman.
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