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Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headset Developer Edition Starts Pre-order
      #49851 - 05/16/17 06:10 PM

Acer mixed reality headset is available for pre-order in the U.S. and Canada on Microsoft site for $299 (USD), with delivery expected this later this summer. In addition, Acer will begin selling a Windows Mixed Reality headset and motion controller bundle starting at $399 for the holiday season. The Windows Mixed Reality motion controllers donít require markers, and offer precise and responsive tracking of movement in the field of view using the sensors in the headset; there is no need to install hardware on the walls. Here's more info:

Withe Acer headset, Windows Mixed Reality apps and games will run on a broad range of PCs and headsets, expanding consumer choice and accelerating adoption.

Windows Mixed Reality experiences allow a variety of inputs such as advanced motion controllers, gamepads, mice, keyboards, as well as the power of gaze and voice. Windows Mixed Reality headsets and motion controllers give you the freedom to create the content you imagine with full rotational and positional tracking built into the headset.

The path to developing is easier than you think with the Universal Windows Platform. Use a single set of APIs and a common set of skills to create apps and games. Visit the Windows Dev Center to view our documentation, download the tools, and join our community of developers.

Headset Specs:

- Two high-resolution liquid crystal displays at 1440 x 1440
- 2.89Ē diagonal display size (x2)
- Front hinged display
- 95 degrees horizontal field of view
- Display refresh rate up to 90 Hz (native)
- Built-in audio out and microphone support through 3.5mm jack
- Single cable with HDMI 2.0 (display) and USB 3.0 (data) for connectivity
- Inside-out tracking
- 4.0 meter cable

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