Microsoft HoloLens seems magic, but it has serious limitations

Although Microsoft HoloLens this year should reach first developers interested in the creation of the Redmond giant, only now we are a set of important details about the usefulness and limitations of the product.

The folks at Microsoft have announced kit their augmented reality behind about a year, but the 12 months it seems that was not enough for us to understand that there are scenarios where such a gadget futuristic make our lives easier. Fortunately, at an event held in Israel last days, company officials have given us some very interesting product specifications.

Fortunately, at an event held in Israel last days, company officials have given us some very interesting product specifications.

If you want to know Microsoft HoloLens autonomy, what other devices can interact or how immersive experience is offered, all these features have been clarified recently. First, it is worth to note that Microsoft HoloLens via WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity can communicate well with gadgets compatible with this standard. In addition, on HoloLens, you can run smoothly any universal applications designed for Windows 10.

If you want to interconnect several kits to share augmented reality experience, this will be possible both in the same room as and in different corners of the world through internet.

In addition, on HoloLens, you can run smoothly any universal applications designed for Windows 10. If you want to interconnect several kits to share augmented reality experience, this will be possible both in the same room as and in different corners of the world through internet.

Battery life will vary greatly, but even the most optimistic scenarios of use will fail to impress users who hoped to take advantage of this gadget during a working day of 8 hours. In the most optimistic case, you get about 5.5 hours of battery life, but intensive usage scenarios, that value may fall to the relatively tiny 2.5 hours.

Also due to the battery, it seems that the viewing experience will be one of the most immersive. Microsoft HoloLens displayed in front of a screen user will seem similar experience with a 15-inch display at a distance of 60 centimeters.

If these features do not greatly delights, you can hope that they will be improved when the final version of the product will reach households.

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