New Microsoft device, created togetherdevelopers Azure, HoloLens, Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Devices significantly exceeds the previous version of augmented reality glasses in technical parameters. However, HoloLens 2 is not intended for domestic use and will be used by military, medical, large companies and design bureaus. The price of the new device is $ 3,500, which is $ 500 more than the cost of the original HoloLens model.
Technical characteristics of HoloLens 2 weresignificantly improved. The viewing angle has been widened, which is now 57 ° while maintaining the pixel density one degree. The resolution of screens has been increased to 2K and the ToF camera has been installed, which provides more accurate and faster positioning.
Significantly improved security anduser comfort by developing a unique personalization system. Special biometric sensors will help to accurately identify the owner and use the saved individual settings. Shift of the center of gravity and more accurate balancing increased comfort when working with HoloLens 2.
New Augmented Reality Glasses RecognizeThe direction of the user's gaze is determined and distinguished by gestures, for which the time-of-flight depth sensor and elements of artificial intelligence are used. Accuracy of fixation and recognition of gestures allow you to play the virtual piano.
The hardware part of HoloLens 2 is based on a Snapdragon 850 processor. The device has 5 microphones, a Wi-Fi module and a USB-C connector. Supported voice assistant Microsoft Cortana.
Home sales HoloLens 2 is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2019.