Microsoft HoloLens Headset Pre-orders Opens For $3000 Development Edition

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Microsoft today opens pre-order for HoloLens Developement Edition, which limited to US and Canada and will begin on March 30 for $3,000. For that price it was further mixed reality device, a number of applications and three games, including one that recovered Conker acquire.

HoloLens-Development-EditionThe play starring Rare red squirrel Conker be called Young. It is a title developed by Asobo Studios, a classic platformer whose levels appear in the real world to provide a unique way to play. Young Conker possible to build levels based on the real environment, so it is not the same play in the dining room or kitchen.

HoloLens-unitIn addition to a date, price and software, Microsoft has also revealed HoloLens hardware, a standalone device (does not require a computer) of 579 grams running under the Windows operating system. Inside we have a holographic processing unit (HPU) created by Microsoft and Intel 32-bit processor, which are accompanied by 2GB of RAM and 64GB of internal flash storage.

 

HoloLens also has an inertial measurement unit, ambient light sensor and four cameras to capture the atmosphere combined with a depth camera. It also includes a 2 megapixel camera for high-definition photos and video, 4 microphones and Bluetooth 4.1 LE connection and Wi-Fi 802.11ac. Cooling is passive (fanless) and the battery provides 2 to 3 hours of active use.

Like the software, hardware HoloLens is not final and could change between now marketing the device, which is not expected until 2020. (Source: Microsoft)

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