Google unveiled the second generation of virtual reality helmet Cardboard and released client for iOS
29.05.2015 apleapplekot 3 Comments
Google has introduced a new version of the virtual reality helmet Cardboard and released app for the iOS platform. Premiere of the novelties was held at the conference for developers Google I/O.
Cardboard is a virtual reality headset for smartphones. The product is made of cardboard, can collect anyone. For your device you will need corrugated cardboard (very popular packaging option), a couple of lenses, a pair of small textile zippers, elastic band, and a magnet, and from the tools might need a dummy knife and glue. Detailed description of materials and nuances associated with Cardboard, can be found on the project website.
After Assembly is completed, it remains only to set the Cardboard smartphone app that allows you to obtain a stereoscopic image by using a makeshift helmet.
With the help of DIY kits, you can make journeys on Google Earth, watch YouTube, explore cultural objects from all sides, and other such things.
Cardboard second generation supports smart phones with screens up to 6 inches, including the iPhone 6 Plus, and most importantly, is compatible not only with Android, but also iOS. The app is already available for download in the us App Store.