Sony video shows off AR headset

A new Sony video showcases an AR headset which could be revealed at TGS’12. Sony are already focused on 3D based content, and have produced a HD visor display, this is surely a natural progression.

Users over at the GAF translated some of the Japanese text:

  • People, how far immersive?
  • It experiments explore the possibility of new entertainment
  • “Institute immersive pleasure HMZ” head mounted display
  • Has been developed for the open experiment, models with head tracking system / live camera
  • Tokyo Game Show head-mounted display “PROTOTYPE-SR” Limited 2012 Specifications
  • Jointly developed with RIKEN team Fujii
  • New 360 degree immersive entertainment sensation
  • World of the music of the movie world flew in to the real world.”

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