• HoloLens vs Mixed Reality headsets: The little differences

    18 days ago - By Windows Central

    HoloLens and Mixed Reality headsets share the same Mixed Reality platform, but outside of the obvious AR/VR differences, there are some notable differences worth noting.
    Over the last week or so, I've been playing with the Microsoft HoloLens and a new Mixed Reality headset from HP. Both the HoloLens and Mixed Reality headsets are part of the same "Mixed Reality" platform, but there are plenty of differences as well as similarities to be aware of.
    Of course, the most significant difference is the distinction between AR and VR. HoloLens is an AR headset, whereas all the new Mixed Reality...
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  • Windows Mixed Reality gets a thrilling pinball game

    Windows Mixed Reality gets a thrilling pinball game

    18 days ago - By WMPoweruser

    Zen Studios, the creators of critically acclaimed digital VR games like CastleStorm VR, has brought Pinball FX2 VR, their hit virtual reality pinball experience, to Windows Mixed Reality The original base pack, as well as season one's downloadable content, are available now on the Windows Store, providing a great selection of table themes from the...
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  • Best SteamVR Games For Windows Mixed Reality

    18 days ago - By Windows Central

    Which SteamVR games actually work well with Windows Mixed Reality?
    Windows Mixed Reality has integrated with SteamVR, bringing us a completely new pool of content into which we can dive head first. Since it's mostly up to the developers whether or not they want to get everything working perfectly for Windows Mixed Reality - it is a new platform after all - not all games will be flawless when played. We have, however, tested a bunch out, and have come up with a list of the SteamVR games and experiences we love the most that work well in Windows Mixed Reality.
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  • Apple reportedly snaps up mixed reality headset maker to help with its own AR products

    18 days ago - By Pocketnow

    The latest Apple acquisition is most likely yet another small step towards the realization of Cupertino's AR-revolutionizing dream.
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  • HP Windows Mixed Reality Headset review: I'm a believer

    HP Windows Mixed Reality Headset review: I'm a believer

    18 days ago - By Windows Central

    I was a huge Mixed Reality sceptic, right up until recently.
    We picked up a HP Windows Mixed Reality Headset from Microsoft for me to review and trial, and while WMR is still firmly what I'd call an "early adopter" experience, I'm now a believer in the future of this paradigm, if Microsoft and its OEM partners can iron out the problems.
    At this point, I have only used HoloLens, PlayStation VR, HP's WMR headset, Dell's Visor WMR headset, with a brief amount of time with Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive at various trade shows. Some of the issues I've had with HP's headset is more to do with...
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