Today, HP announced its new VR headset, the HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition, which is powered with Tobii Eye Tracking to bring improved user experiences, enhanced analytics and VR system efficiencies for a wide range of use cases, from training and collaboration to wellbeing and creation.
The new headset builds on the success of the HP Reverb G2, launched earlier this year in collaboration with industry leaders Valve and Microsoft. It brings new capabilities to enterprise customers by integrating Tobii Eye Tracking. The headset utilizes a full Tobii Eye Tracking system design and includes Tobii's dedicated ASIC for eye tracking - Tobii EyeChip™.
“We are proud to partner with HP to deliver cutting-edge technology to the market,” said Anand Srivatsa, Division CEO of Tobii Tech. “Integrated with Tobii Eye Tracking, this VR headset will enable adaptive and intelligent XR experiences that will greatly benefit customers in a wide range of industries. This engagement is another important strategic step in establishing eye tracking as a foundational technology in VR and demonstrates Tobii’s position as the leading supplier of eye tracking technology for VR.“
“HP is focused on bringing the best, most transformative XR technologies to market today,” said Joey Gardea, Head of HP VR Engineering. “By integrating Tobii Eye Tracking in the HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition, it brings new advanced capabilities that will benefit usage areas such as training, collaboration, wellbeing and creation.”
Benefits that Tobii Eye Tracking bring to the HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition:
This product integration is not expected to have a material impact on Tobii Tech’s revenue in 2021.
Learn more about how Tobii Eye Tracking is used within VR, AR and MR here: https://vr.tobii.com/
Tobii is the global leader in eye tracking. Our mission is to improve the world with technology that understands human attention and intent. Tobii operates through three business units: Tobii Dynavox makes specially designed computers that are controlled by eye movement or touch screens for use by people with special needs due to spinal cord injuries, CP, ALS or other medical conditions. Tobii Pro develops and sells eye tracking equipment and services used today by more than 3,500 companies and 2,500 research institutions, including all of the world’s 50 highest ranked universities. Tobii Tech supplies eye tracking technology for integration into consumer electronics and other products such as personal computers, virtual reality headsets, healthcare applications, and more. Tobii is headquartered in Sweden and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (TOBII). The group has over 1,000 employees. For more information: www.tobii.com.