2016 Top Holiday Tech Gifts – Augmented & Virtual Reality
You better watch out, you better not cry, better not pout, we’re telling you why…..We’ve got the top tech gifts that any tech geek surely will want to try! We made our list, and checked it twice; so check out our gift guide and attain a device!
This week we’re breaking down the top augmented and virtual reality tech gifts and who will appreciate them most this holiday season from #SantaCon enthusiasts to mechanical contractors:
Google Daydream Headset
The Google Daydream headset is a new VR experience constructed with comfortable, light fabric that can actually be removed and washed! A remote is also included with the Google Daydream to allow easy interaction with the headset.
Best Gift For: The kids in your life who’ve grown bored of tablets and Angry Birds but probably shouldn’t be handed an Oculus Rift.
Oculus Rift + Touch
Oculus Rift allows users to immerse themselves in games, VR movies, and even digitally experience destinations across the globe. Many Oculus accessories such as Touch Controllers can be paired with the system to further enhance the VR experience.
Best Gift For: Your kids as a combined gift – because the Nintendo (NES) Classics are sold out anyways.
HTC Vive is praised for its fully immersive game play experience. Paired with SteamVR™ Tracking, this headset provides 360 degree gameplay like no other. HTC Vive even features a front-facing camera to allow users to easily get a glimpse of the real world if need be.
Best Gift For: That family member who is likely to game through Christmas Day anyways.
What your company should be buying your Preconstruction Department…
The Microsoft HoloLens is a digitally integrated headset that allows users to interact with holographic visualizations and other digital content. SketchUp by Trimble has even partnered with HoloLens to bring architectural design to digital life!
Price: Starting at $3,000