The edition of Windows Central claims that the company before the end of the year will release a second version of glasses of the augmented reality HoloLens. Those same high-tech glasses that teased us in pile of commercials, but which not drove to shops.
What is known
The most important innovation of the second model - additional chip with AI support Holographic Processing Unit. is he can better tie artificial objects from augmented reality to objects from real world. Earlier, the calculation was performed in cloud and if there were problems with Internet connection , then the picture began to " fidget " in space, flicker or disappear.
Also, rumors speak of The fact that the main processor HoloLens 2 makes Apple. AND he will also not quite simple - thanks to AI he can better recognize objects in the staff, people , etc. In addition, sources within the company say improved battery life and LTE modem.
When will show
Presumably in end of the year. Only completely incomprehensible, you can whether their will buy or will they will remain hi-tech fun for their own. After the failure of Google Glass Microsoft did not even tried to sell HoloLens in normal stores, focusing on target audience like industrialists and engineers. Most likely, the second glasses are waiting for that The same fate as to sell augmented reality so far no one has learned. AT after all, we from virtual does not figured out.
Source: Windows Central