On-device motion tracking for immersive mobile VR

December 21, 2017

As the industry strives toward immersive VR experiences, we are guided by the extreme requirements associated with intuitive interactions, visual quality, and sound quality, in order to achieve the ultimate mobile VR experience. Precise, low-latency motion tracking of head movements is crucial for intuitive interactions with the virtual world, and visual-inertial odometry (VIO) is the ideal complementary subsystem to achieve this goal. VIO allows for six-degrees of freedom (6 DoF) in VR experiences, reduces latency, and cuts the cord. In this presentation, you will learn about:

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