Virtual and augmented reality technologies (VR/AR) are changing our lives for the better. Whether it’s quality of life, gaming, learning, education, engineering or even training for dangerous professions, VR/AR devices are shaping the future today.
Many of these life-changing technologies were at hand CES 2023 which featured more than 3,200 exhibitors.
Below are 10 such technologies from this latest iteration of CES.
Skinetic, a haptic vest, aims to enable the wearer to experience all the real events that occur in the virtual world. The vest is equipped with 20 voice coil motors around its torso, allowing it to emulate the feeling of infinity. It can also provide localized sensations, track the wearer in real-time and get realistic tactile feedback.
Built on DigiLens’ holographic waveguide and microprojection technology, Onyx aims to offer a complete XR experience in the form of glasses. Indoor and outdoor use.
diver x contact gloves
Contact Glove — the first glove-shaped haptic VR controller that uses microcoils with shape memory alloys to provide haptic feedback — aims to provide realistic tactile sensations in a compact size. Contact Glove aims to enhance the VR gaming experience and metaverse communication.
Dot In Corporation Dot Pad
Dot Pad, the first tactile graphics device for the blind (winner of the 2023 Best of Innovation Award), boasts 320 8-pin cells, of which 300 cells (2,400 pins) are for tactile displays. , 20 for braille text. This portable device displays images, graphics and charts in a tactile manner and has a battery that lasts 11 hours when fully charged.
Leica BLK360 from Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon
First introduced in 2016, the new Leica BLK360 is the fastest, lightest and most comprehensive handheld reality capture product on the market today, allowing you to easily view, edit and edit large amounts of scan data while It provides a way to capture space in the easiest way. share.
lenovo project chronos
Powered by 13th Gen Intel Core processors, Project Chronos is a glasses-free, full-body experience aimed at allowing users to virtually control their avatars (excluding motion capture wearables) in the metaverse. provide. The user’s movements are captured by his advanced RGB depth camera, replicated in his selected 3D environment, and displayed on screen.
Surplex, Surplex – from Shenzhen Qianhai Xiangfang Future Technology Co., Ltd.
A VR full-body tracker hidden inside the shoe, Surplex features 480 pressure sensors and two IMUs. Accurately track the smallest amount of body movement without cords or straps.
ThermoReal_F1 from TEGWAY Inc. Ltd.
ThermoReal_F1, a VR training suit with hyper-realism, offers firefighters a safe and cost-effective way to train. This allows wearers to practice live fire in the classroom, including the heat associated with work, while also reducing carbon footprint and water consumption.
ARwords, Eunjin Thinkbig
ARwords is a paper book that can interact with digital content and AR technology, aiming for a reading experience that goes beyond the page. The camera recognizes the book images and paper markers to generate AR interactions.
WATA Inc.’s 3D LiDAR Spatial Management Platform
Through 3D LiDAR-based real-time map generation, object recognition, semantic segmentation, and optimized industrial 3D point cloud dataset generation technology, WATA solves safety, logistics, and process control problems present in industrial sites. We aim to solve