Dusun Announces a New Handheld Controller for Mobile Virtual Reality
Dusun Electron Ltd. is announcing its new Virtual Reality (VR) based handheld controller for mobile phones that are uniquely designed to explore VR environments in 3D space by pointing, clicking on objects, and navigating menu. This VR controller features a touchpad and a 9-axis motion sensing based gyroscope, compass, and accelerometer sensors to control the VR headset via Bluetooth low energy wireless communications. This VR controller supports the latest commercially available Android-based and Apple smartphones in the market to play mobile VR applications with a wearable headset.
Dusun’s VR controller enables Beijing Baofeng Mojing Technologies, the worldwide leading VR company focused on mobile platform, to deliver high quality VR. With this VR controller and Baofeng’s App, one can use a wearable headset with a phone to easily navigate VR applications in 3D space and watch videos and play immersive games to truly embrace the VR experience. “We are pleased to use Dusun’s VR controller with our mobile VR platform to give users the best VR experience with high accuracy and stability,” said Xin Wang, New Product Development Manager of Baofeng.
Dusun’s VR controller incorporates highly accurate 9-axis sensor fusion software to deliver a high performance and quality VR motion controller.The device extracts data from gyroscope and accelerometer sensors and produce application-ready outputs to enable intuitive motion-controlled user experiences. Dusun’s VR controller consists of a limited number of key commands and a touchpad along with haptic feedback to interact with VR applications from the headset, such as select, menu viewing, return to home page, back to the previous screen, and volume control. The haptic feedback gives the user to play it as naturally as in the physical game. Additionally, a trigger button feature exists on the controller to perform select actions while viewing videos and playing games.
Dusun’s VR controller is designed with human factors and ergonomics in mind for users to intuitively interact to 3D objects and menus. Also offered is ultra-low power consumption with real-time voltage battery detection and low-voltage alarm and Over-the-Air (OTA) for software upgrades.
“According to the Sensor Tower data report, in the first quarter of 2017 alone, mobile VR software downloads across Google and Apple platforms totaled more than 85 million worldwide, a 205 percent year-over-year increase. Dusun is excited to offer an advanced and innovative VR controller highlighted with superior motion and immersive performance to support mobile VR,” said Benny Chan, Chief Executive Officer of Dusun.
About Dusun Electron, Ltd.
Dusun Electron Ltd., a high-growth global leader and provider of remote control and sensing technologies for emerging Smart TV and IoT is uniquely positioned with a broad-based wireless technology portfolio inclusive of ZigBee, RF4CE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 3G/4G, and navigation paradigms with Voice, Touch, Motion Pointing, Gesture Recognition, and Virtual Reality Control. More so, Dusun is proactively leveraging software and hardware advancements and project developments encompassing world-class innovations for the IoT solutions, including Smart Home and Smart Hotel, and Elder Care Assistance.
The company specializes in design, development, and manufacturing of innovative products and solutions that are used by the world’s premier brands in such markets including Smart TV, PayTV & OTT, and IoT sectors. With design and development excellence and core competencies in introducing many technology firsts-to-the market, Dusun’s further demonstrates its commitment as a world leader in its field over traditional remote control competitors. The company has expanded its products and technology platforms to include the growth of Security and Home Automation control and other IoT applications requiring wireless gateways, sensing devices as well as cloud-based management system.
Founded in Zhejiang, China in 2002, Dusun is solidly founded on the mission of deep experience in Consumer Electronics devices and is dedicated to research and development, presenting itself as an innovator in enabling its customers to excel in new interaction techniques, user experience and usability approaches.