25 September 2017
Dell has announced its first-ever virtual reality headset for Windows Mixed Reality. Dubbed as Dell Visor, the device is very sleek and comfortable and comes with a flip-up visor for convenient transitions from virtual to real world. It comes with a pair of high resolution 1440 x 1440 LCD panels which offer a sharp and smooth 360° panoramic experience.
The headset is well cushioned and has a face padding which makes its comfortable while wearing. It also features a thumbwheel band adjustment and smart weight balancing that takes pressure off the nose and cheeks. There’s a cable management clip that secures and routes cables to the back of the headband for better freedom of movement. It’s anti-stain coating keeps the headset clean.
There are cameras on the front of the headsets with six degrees of freedom of movement in a three-dimensional space. It provides total control with haptic feedback, thumb stick and buttons fully tracked by sensors in the headset. The headset can scan the surroundings. So, there is no need of satellite emitters positioned inside the room.
The Dell Visor will be available in the US this holiday season. You can get the headset from Dell.com, Microsoft Store and select Best Buy stores for $349.99, or with the Controllers for $449.99.