PICO NEO Stand-Alone VR Headset System Set to Debut @ E3 2016

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A NEW REALITY AWAITS AT E3 2016 WITH INDUSTRY DEBUT OF PICO NEO VIRTUAL REALITY SYSTEM

Pico Interactive, Inc., creators of the upcoming Pico Neo – a stand-alone virtual reality (VR) head mounted display (HMD) system – will showcase the Pico Neo at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). E3 attendees will be the first in North America to experience the Pico Neo and Pico’s immersive VR suite of gaming and entertainment applications. Pico Interactive, Inc. will demonstrate Pico Neo at E3 from Tuesday, June 14 to Thursday, June 16 in the South Hall, booth 2800.

 

The Pico Neo is a stand-alone VR system taking advantage of Android 6.0, a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 processor and two 1k AMOLED displays, allowing users to witness blazing-fast experiences at high resolutions.

 

Unique to Pico Neo is a two-part structure with the device’s mainframe resting within a gamepad to give users a lighter mobile VR headset experience than other headsets. The Pico Neo is set to launch at retail in late 2016. E3 attendees will get the first-look opportunity with the Pico Neo hardware along with a selection of gaming and entertainment applications.

 

Here’s some quick points on the Neo VR HMD

  • Pico Neo features a simple and stylish design, built for comfort and a fully immersive experience with full freedom of movement.
  • The Pico Neo is powered by Android 6.0, a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 processor and two 1k AMOLED displays, allowing users to witness blazing-fast experiences at high resolutions.
  • The Neo uses a two-part structure with the device’s mainframe built in its gamepad to give users a lighter mobile VR headset experience than other headsets.

 

“The Pico Neo is a substantial leap in VR technology, featuring the portability of smartphones and tablets and combining stand-alone functionality and the high performance of dedicated systems through the Snapdragon 820 processor,” said Henry Zhou, CEO of Pico Interactive, Inc. “As we move towards launch, E3 represents a significant milestone in the platform’s development and we are quite eager to see how the virtual reality and video game community embraces and experiences our flagship product.”

 

 

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About Pico Interactive, Inc.

Pico Interactive, Inc. is a virtual reality startup with operations based in China and the San Francisco Bay area. The company is committed to combining precision optics, advance image algorithms, immersive video and sound and fine industrial design to bring cutting edge VR consumer solutions while building a healthy VR content ecosystem. They are currently developing the Pico Neo, an all-in-one stand-alone virtual reality head-mounted display system, as their flagship product. For more information, please visit: http://www.picovr.com/en/index.html

 

 

Author: VR Reporter

I am a hi-tech enthusiast, VR evangelist, and a Co-founder & Chief Director at Virtual Reality Reporter!

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