virtual reality

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virtual reality

[vur′cho̅o̅·əl]
a system of computer-generated, three-dimensional, imaginary environments with which a person can subjectively interact. Examples include medical research to monitor brain activity in the hippocampus of subjects trying to solve maze problems. It is also used for simulations and gaming.
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At the time, the company showed off a prototype of the headset which featured 3.
In addition, some of the newest consumer grade headsets come confusingly with batteries pre-installed, and these batteries cannot be changed, requiring headset replacement.
In practical terms, this means a soldier wearing the new ITH headset has a better chance of identifying the direction of incoming sniper fire than a soldier wearing the older interim headset," said Claiborne.
Microphone Boom--This component of a headset usually extends forward from the earpiece of a headset to a position around or near the mouth.
Not just that, headset makers will also be able to provide users with accompanying devices such as controllers, which might also be wireless and feature hand-tracking technology, which will track a user's hand movement and create the accompanying experience in VR.