OPEN SOURCE VIRTUAL REALITY DEVELOPMENT KIT IS NOW AVAILABLE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC FOR PRE-ORDER
WHAT: The OSVR Hacker Development Kit (v.1.3), a head mounted display for virtual reality production, is now available for pre-order to the general public. This is the first virtual reality headset from OSVR for use by general consumers, as well as industry developers.
WHEN: October 23, 2015
WHY: The overwhelming demand by the over 10,000 pre-registrants given early access 24 hours prior to public availability has resulted in the first batch of units selling out. Pre-order for the next batch of units is now available as production is stepped up to make more units available to meet the demand.
HOW: The OSVR Hacker Development Kit is selling for $US299.99 with free shipping to selected countries.
WHO: OSVR™ is a software platform designed to set an open standard for virtual reality input devices, games and output to provide the best possible VR game experience. Supported by industry leaders, the OSVR framework unites developers and gamers alike under a single platform. For the full list of OSVR supporters go to www.osvr.com.
Social links: https://www.facebook.com/OpenSourceVR