Shadow VR: virtual reality helmet “all in one” for $400

The company introduced the Shadow Creator Shadow VR device is completely self-contained virtual reality helmet that does not need neither a computer nor a smartphone.

“Heart” gadget — 835 Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with eight cores and a graphics accelerator Adreno 540. The equipment includes wireless adapters Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, as well as symmetric port USB Type-C.

The visualization system provides a resolution of 2560 × 1440 pixels (1280 × 1440 pixels on the eye). The stated field of view angle is 110 degrees.

VR helmet Shadow enabled for tracking with six degrees of freedom (6DoF), i.e., requires no external base stations or sensors. The package will include special controllers to interact with objects in the virtual space.

The power supply meets the rechargeable battery with a capacity of 3500 mA·h. However, the battery life on one charge is not disclosed.

In sale the novelty will arrive November 11: it can be purchased at an estimated price of $ 400.

IDC analysts predict that this year the global shipment of AR/VR-helmets reached approximately 4.2 million units. This would correspond to growth of 31% compared to last year.