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Xtended Realities Podcast | #002 | Valve Index Discussion

Xtended Realities Podcast | #002 | Valve Index Discussion
by Chris Swiatek  |  4 April 2019

Valve has teased their new VR headset, the Valve Index, and it’s the hottest news of the week! We break down everything we know so far about this headset and speculate on how it will impact the market.

ICVR is a software development studio based in Los Angeles, CA that specializes in VR/AR & emerging tech.

General Links:

https://store.steampowered.com/sale/valve_index

Upload VR on the Index: https://uploadvr.com/valve-teases-index-vr-headset-for-may/

https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/29/valve-is-building-its-own-high-end-vr-headset-called-index/

https://skarredghost.com/2019/03/30/valve-index-teased-hands-tracking/

https://skarredghost.com/2018/11/12/all-you-need-to-know-about-leaked-valve-vr-headset-is-half-life-3-2-coming/

02:06 Hardware IPD

03:04 Front Facing Cameras

07:48 FOV

09:10 Lenses

Reddit Thread: https://www.reddit.com/r/vive_vr/comments/b7uaro/redditectives_have_almost_certainly_figured_out/

Valve Lense Patent: https://patentimages.storage.googleapis.com/bf/96/3e/a6a94ed8109fd1/US20180081092A1.pdf

18:17 Mystery Slot

20:05 Half Life VR?

22:38 Lightning Round

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