Oculus VR has denounced a new indication of a Oculus Rift practical existence headset, Crescent Bay, that includes integrated audio and 360 suit tracking.
The association suggested a new device during a Oculus Connect developer discussion in Los Angeles today. As we can see in a picture above, a new indication comes with built-in headphones, yet Oculus Chief Executive Officer Brendan Iribe pronounced that you’ll still be means to use your possess headphones if we want.
“Crescent Bay has a participation we need for consumer VR,” Iribe said. “It’s not a consumer product, though a most closer to a a final thing.” He combined that a jump between Oculus Rift Developer Kit 2 and Crescent Bay is as poignant as a jump between Oculus Rift Developer Kit 1 and 2.
The Crescent Bay indication is most lighter, facilities softened ergonomics, and has a same LED lights we initial saw in a Crystal Cove indication built into a behind to concede for improved, 360 transformation tracking.
Oculus is also building a possess audio tracking software, that it says is hugely critical to settle participation in practical reality. Iribe pronounced that Oculus is now operative on audio for a Rift only as aggressively as it’s operative on a prophesy aspects of a device.
“As partial of a audio initiative, we’ve protected RealSpace3D’s audio technology, a program smoke-stack grown over 10 years formed on record from a University of Maryland,” Oculus pronounced in a post to a website. “RealSpace3D’s tech enables high-fidelity VR audio with a multiple of HRTF spatialization and integrated reverberation algorithms.
GameSpot is during Oculus Connect, and will move we hands on sense of a new Crescent Bay after today.