YOU MIGHT THINK OF VIRTUAL REALITY ONLY AS IT RELATES TO THE WORLD OF GAMING

  • VR pushes the boundaries of the gaming world
  • VR has huge potential in many other industries
  • VR is weaving itself into the fabric of our modern lives

WHAT IS VIRTUAL REALITY?

  • VR builds out a simulated enviroment and effectively tricks your brain into believing you’re somewhere you’re not
  • The VR market revenue is expected to swell to over $9.5 billion by 2025
  • VR typically features both hardware and software to increase the user’s suspension of disbelief

THE FOUR ELEMENTS OF VIRTUAL REALITY

3D-Simulated Enviroment

  • An artificial environment is typically rendered through a medium like a display or a headset
  • Visual perspective changes are based on movements occurring in the real world

Immersion

  • Environment generates a realistic, non-physical universe
  • Strong suspension-of-disbelief creates convincing experiences

Sensory Engagement

  • VR can include visual, audio, and haptic cues that help make the immersion more realistic
  • Accessories or input devices such as special gloves or hand controls provide the VR system with additional movement and sensory data

Realistic Interactivity

  • The virtual simulation responds to the user’s actions in fractions of a second
  • The responses occur in a logical, realistic manner that heightens the overall experience

VIRTUAL REALITY IS REVOLUTIONIZING MULTIPLE INDUSTRIES

VR FITNESS – Stand out, differentiate

  • VR Fitness brings fun, connectivity and competition to your workout experience: bicycles, rowing machines, ellipticals, treadmills, weights.
  • VR creates positive addiction that makes your members come back for more.
  • VR turns workouts into vacations
  • Use the latest technology to eliminate boredom and remove pain from cardio training.

VIRTUAL TOURISM

  • VR enables users to visit museums and historical sites virtually

CINEMA and ENTERTAINMENT

  • 66% of consumers are interested in VR for TV, movies and video
  • VR provides a sensory-filled experience to make entertainment more immersive

MINDFULNESS and Wellness

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  • Cancer patients in hospital
  • Children in hospitals
  • VR can enhance physician-patient relationships and enable better health decisions
  • VR can enhance patients experience while being in the hospital,
  • VR can relieve stress of children while having their blood drawn
  • VR enables patients to go on vacations while in the hospital
  • VR enables families to get together