A team of Queensland students have won the first ever “Start Up Weekend” in Australia with their 3D printed virtual reality headset for smartphones.
The 3D printed headset known as the “VR SmartView” is a head-mounted display case that uses the smartphone to completely immerse its viewer in the movie at hand. It’s ideal for long trips on the road or plane – and allows passengers to enjoy their game or movie in complete surround 3D.
The VR SmartView is compatible with multiple leading smartphone brands such as Apple, Samsung, Nokia, and HTC. The VR Smartview is a “virtual reality headset like no other,” according to the company website. “The VR SmartView is lightweight, comfortable and completely immersive. Just clip in your smartphone, plug in your headphones and take off to another world.” … (Read more)