HP has unveiled the HP Omnicept Solution bringing the world’s most intelligent VR headset and a developer-focused SDK into a single platform.
This will equip VR software developers with an ecosystem to create new hyper-personalised, engaging, and adaptive VR experiences for enterprises.
The HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition VR headset enables real-time human insights that improve training and education outcomes as well as enhance collaboration and design.
The VR landscape evolves to keep pace with how people interact with technology and the world around them to stay and feel connected.
Facial expression and body language account for up to 50% of effective communication and with 25% – 30% of the workforce projected to be working from home in 2021, new immersive tools are required for better remote collaboration in design and development workflows.
HP Reverb Omnicept Editions features include:
- *Reverb G2 DNA: Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition builds on the foundation of the Reverb G2, the highest resolution VR headset among major vendors[v], delivering cutting-edge optics, inside-out tracking, spatial 3D audio, and improved controllers with natural gestures:
- *Eye Motion and Gaze: Understand how the user is responding to content based on their focus area and understanding engagement levels, based on where they instinctively look;
- *Facial Expression: Enables naturally expressive avatars while collaborating around 3D designs for more natural and engaging conversations, helping enable faster and more efficient outcomes in a cross-functional development processes;
- *Heart Rate: Understand how a user is responding to an experience or training, based on their heart rate. For example, practitioners can adapt wellness treatments in VR-based on their specific client’s reactions; and
- *Foveated Rendering: With integrated eye tracking, this HMD is able to discern the user’s gaze direction, enabling a reduction in GPU load and improved image quality within the user’s foveal region, enhancing VR realism.
PRICING AND AVAILABILITY
The HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition is expected to be available in Spring 2021. Pricing will be shared closer to product availability.