force feedback


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force feedback

[¦fȯrs ¦fēd‚bak]
(control systems)
A method of error detection in which the force exerted on the effector is sensed and fed back to the control, usually by mechanical, hydraulic, or electric transducers.
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A force-feedback trackball was used as a control device and for presenting force feedback to the participant.
About Force Feedback: Force feedback is a sophisticated method for providing people with realistic tactile feedback from a PC or console.
Hence the implementation of force feedback for this situation improved performance.
For added realism, the Flight System G940 joystick features Logitech's award-winning force feedback technology, which allows you to control your aircraft with confidence as you feel its movement as well as its reaction to air, turbulence and g-forces.
This November, Wii gamers can fully experience the thrill of the chase in Need for Speed Undercover with Logitech's force feedback realism.
The Driving Force Wireless delivers the fantastic racing experience you'd expect from a Logitech force feedback wheel.
The companies worked together to add the unique realtime adjustment dial, a first for force feedback wheels, allowing people to fine tune the car's balance by adjusting the brake bias, traction control and damper settings.
Falcon Game Controller Adds Virtual Touch and Force Feedback to Game
The company will be previewing a number of new touch-enabled games for the Novint Falcon, which lets users experience realistic virtual touch and force feedback when playing enabled games.
They will be able to feel a wide variety of touch effects similar to the force feedback in video console systems.
The Driving Force Pro wheel ensures that gamers can enjoy advanced racing features - including force feedback and 900 degrees of steering wheel rotation - with their favorite racing titles.