head-mounted display


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head-mounted display

[¦hed ‚mau̇nt·əd di′splā]
(computer science)
A tracking device incorporating liquid-crystal displays or miniature cathode-ray tubes worn on a user's head to simulate a virtual environment (a three-dimensional sensation of depth) and to provide information on head movements for updating visual images.
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Samsung HMD Odyssey may look like a typical head-mounted display, but it actually offers more bang for the back because it is a strategic amalgamation of high-quality parts and components.
Head-Mounted Display Market by Component (Hardware and Software), Application (Aviation & Tactical, Engineering, Medical, Training & Simulation, and Others), Product (Head-Mounted and Eyewear), Technology, and Geography - Global Trend and Forecast to 2020
Kopin Corporation has licensed certain wearable technologies and is supplying key components to the FUJITSU IoT Solution UBIQUITOUSWARE Head-Mounted Display, for enterprise customers.
Kopin Corporation (Nasdaq:KOPN), a developer of wearable computing technologies and solutions, announced on Tuesday the licensing of certain wearable technologies, as well as the supply of key components to the FUJITSU IoT Solution UBIQUITOUSWARE Head-Mounted Display (HMD), for enterprise customers.
The adjustable device is codenamed Project Morpheus and features a head-mounted display with 1080p resolution and a 90-degree field of view.
LCoS microdisplay company SiliconMicroDisplay released today the first details of its new ST1080 head-mounted display (HMD), a Full HD 3D, see-through HMD powered by USB.
London, Sept 1 (ANI): Technology giant Sony has unveiled a head-mounted display that gives wearers a 3D personal theater for videos, music and games.
Fundamentally, an AR system consists of a wearable computer, a head-mounted display (HMD), and tracking and sensing devices, along with advanced software and virtual three-dimensional-rendering applications.
Developed in close collaboration with big auto maker General Motors, VisConcept allows 1:1 -- or human-scale -- visualization of high- resolution, realistic images in immersive environments such as CAVE, Powerwall, desk and head-mounted display systems.
Virtual Vision develops and markets head-mounted display systems for stand-alone and wireless computing in commercial, industrial, and military applications.
A head-mounted display and an orientation and position tracker enable the user to roam around the new virtual world, look up and down, and walk into rooms that don't physically exist.
Projects range from the development of advanced head-mounted display systems to novel methods for visualizing complex software that would enable computer programmers to create and analyze programs by manipulating three-dimensional graphic images.