Virtual Reality Headgear, VR Goggles and 3D Glasses
Technology has brought virtual worlds into our computers for many years. Soon, virtual reality (VR) will be in our living rooms. The underground effort that has been an experimental fantasy for decades is becoming more mainstream. VRGs are headed to your game system!
VRGs or VR glasses (also known as Virtual Reality glasses or goggles) takes home entertainment and gaming to the next level. While earlier models of the vr goggles were bulky and didn't provide a realistic 3D augmented experience. Today's products are more improved and light weight with advanced capabilities. Continue reading about the new 3D VR home entertainment.
3D HDTV on its way in 2010
The next phase of 3D immersion begins this year with the introduction of a new line of 3D-TV's from Samsung, Panasonic, LG and Sony. Learn more about the new 3D TV.
Turn your monitor into 3D using WiiRemote
Make a head tracking device at home using a Wii remote controller and IR LED's. Simple instructions. Also, Apple to develop a 3D remote for Apple TV. Watch a video how to make your TV 3D with instructions.
Apple developing 3D remote
Apple is developing a 3D gaming controller for Apple TV, according to reports on AppleInsider and nacnn.com. Continue reading...
New 3D TV's in your home
These new lines of 3-D HDTV's were introduced at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January. More companies will be releasing 3D sets this summer and winter. (Photo left: LG E50 3D HDTV)
LG Electronics Extends LCD Monitor Lines With New LED and 3D Technology. A dozen advanced wide screen computer monitors from LG Electronics for 2010 are highlighted by new, more energy efficient LED models, 3D gaming monitors and a line of commercial-grade LCD monitors. Read more about the new LG 3D TVs and monitors.
RealD and Samsung Electronics announced that RealD's industry-leading 3D technology will be integrated into Samsung's upcoming line-up of 3D TVs. Samsung will support the proprietary stereoscopic RealD Format for the delivery and display of high-quality 3D content. Continue reading about the new Samsung 3D HDTV.
RealD Aligns with Sony, JVC, Samsung, Toshiba, Panasonic and DIRECTV for 3D TV. Collaborations for Stereoscopic RealD Format 3D Cinema Experience to the home in 2010. Continue reading about RealD format for 3D TV.
Toshiba Corporation and RealD will cooperate in bringing 3D technology to Toshiba TVs, including support for the stereoscopic RealD Format, as Toshiba advances development of REGZA TVs able to deliver HD quality 3D content. The companies will also work together on technology for active eyewear compatible with Toshiba 3D-enabled displays. Read more about Toshiba 3D.
Check back for updates and unique links to sites that help you to better understand 3D and follow developments in virtual reality technology. We also plan to explore how to incorporate this new technology into our site and to enhance our free movie section.
Virtual Reality & 3D Index
2010 is the year of 3D home entertainment. New 3D HDTVs, DVDs and players now provide that personal 3D experience.
The latest about 3D on an LCD, LED or plasma HD TV with or without 3D goggles. New TV's from Sony, Panasonic, LG and Samsung now available.
Video games take on a new dimension with 3-D enhanced graphics on a PC or mobile device.
Watching movies at home with the same 3D effects as in the movie theater. New 3D Blu-ray players from Sony, Xbox and PS (PlayStation) in 3D.
Stereoscopic glasses, 3D goggles, that enable 3D imagery effects. Some companies have developed screens that do not need the 3D goggles any longer. Eventually, 3D glasses will be obsolete.
Links to sites on building your own vr system, virtual reality games and software, goverment research sites, head mounted displays (HMD), virtual reality goggles (vr glasses). Also links to sites on VRML, the markup language for writing vr code for the web and augmented reality- artificial intelligence.
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APPROVED VR AFFILIATES
Best Buy stocks 3D TVs, Electronics, Movie DVDs
Best Buy now has 3D HDTVs, 3D movies and 3D Blu-ray players. With the anticipated high demand, order online and pick it up in-store.
NEW: Sony 3D*/Internet Connectable/Wi-Fi Built-In Blu-ray Disc Player
Also, Save $780 on a 3D TV package, including:
• Samsung 55-inch 3D HDTV
• Samsung 3D Blu-ray Player with WiFi
• 3D Starter Kit
• Geek Squad delivery and setup
View your video games in stunning 3D vision with these glasses that feature enhanced optics for crystal-clear, flicker-free stereoscopic 3D gaming. Delivers 60Hz per eye and ultrawide viewing angles. Designed for use with DLP 1080p HDTVs, pure 120Hz LCD monitors and DepthQ HD 3 projectors for crystal-clear, stereoscopic 3D gaming. Buy from Bestbuy.com.
See the new Best Buy line of 3-D TV's, 3D goggles and 3D electronics.
These glasses are for use in IMAX movie theatres and NOT for viewing IMAX films at home. For home viewing, other types of glasses are needed. By bringing your own glasses to the IMAX theatre you avoid having to use worn or scratched lenses, thus making your experience at the theatre more enjoyable.
Terminator Style - Polarized Glasses Our Linear Polarized Lenses are available in a superior quality, Terminator-style black plastic frame. These glasses wrap around for that really "cool" look. These reusable plastic polarized glasses with folding temples, feature superior quality 10-ml polarizer film. Polarized glasses contain light gray filters for viewing slide shows, multi-media displays, concerts, movies, and ride simulators.
Linear Polarized Glasses are the general purpose glasses used for polarized projection of slide shows, multi-media displays, concerts, movies, simulator rides, and viewing vectographs. Linear polarized glasses have the left and right axis at 45 degrees and 135 degrees (perpendicular to each other), and a standard transmission of 37%.
Recommended for any multi-user application, i-glasses PC HR is a portable, affordable, high resolution, computer monitor in a compact, 7 oz package that fits comfortably on your head. Big stereo sound through built-in private speakers completes the experience.
The all-new i-glasses PC HR is plug and play compatible with virtually all computer systems including PC's, laptops and even some popular PDAs. Images are sharp, clear, rich and vibrant. This one incredible product provides a single viewing solution for a whole new generation of computing and PDA devices. i-glasses PC HR, for working on the road or relaxation, it's a great experience you have got to try. Weight: 7 ounces.
Features: true 800x600 resolution, includes vga connection and power supply, plug and play compatible.
Brand Name: I-O Display. Model: PC HR. Hardware Platform: PC
Become immersed in unbelievably real 3D gaming and graphic environments as our patented stereoscopic 3D glasses instantly create a truly 3-dimensional viewing experience with all of your favorite gaming titles. You have to see to believe--thrills guaranteed! The E-DTM 3-D glasses instantly convert virtually all of your existing PC video game titles into true 3D. That means a real sense of depth and distance as you're taking aim at the enemy battalion approaching, trying to find the apex of the next turn, or coming in for a carrier landing in your F-14. It's why so many customers report improved game play performance when using our glasses in addition to stunning scenery and visuals. Installation is a snap with no USB or serial ports required and nothing internal. Just install our patented software one time, plug in our adapter to any standard PC, and we guarantee you'll experience the best gaming graphics EVER. Using an infrared transmitter for wire-free operation of the glasses, this system provides superior ease-of use. A dual-emitter transmitter is utilized to give the widest viewing angle and range available and is used to beam a signal to perfectly synchronize the refresh rate of your monitor with your glasses. Additional users need only an additional set of eyewear to simultaneoThe glasses use standard inexpensive lithium cell batteries found at any electronics store and provide 50-100 hours of usage (included). Comes with glasses, video synchronization adapter, infra-red transmitter, and our special software CD to turn your games into amazing 3Dusly view 3D
• Adjust size easily for superior comfort
• 50-100 hours of wireless 3D (batteries included)
• 10' (3m) wireless range
• Toggle 3D gaming mode on and off with the touch of a button
• Exclusive support for all video cards and both CRT and LCD monitors.