Differences Between AR, VR & MR
What is the difference between virtual reality, mixed reality and augmented reality? Read it in our VR Blog about it virtual, mixed and augmented reality & toepassingen of the headsets.
What is Virtual Reality?
Virtual reality (VR) implies a complete immersion experience that excludes the physical world. Using VR devices such as HTC Vive, Oculus Rift or Google Cardboard, users can be transported in a number of realistic and imagined environments, such as in the middle of a swirling penguin colony or even on the back of a dragon.
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What is Augmented Reality?
Augmented reality (AR) often adds digital elements to a live camera view on a smartphone to use. Examples of augmented reality experiences include Snapchat lenses and the game Pokemon Go.
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What is Mixed Reality?
In a mixed reality (MR) experience, which combines elements of both AR and VR, real-world and digital objects interact. Mixed Reality technology is just beginning to take off with Microsoft's Hololens, one of the most well-known and first mixed-reality devices.
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|Situatie||Virtual Reality||Augmented Reality||Mixed Reality|
|Does it replace the real world?||Yes||No||No|
|Can the user interact with the real and virtual world?||No||Yes||Yes|
|Can the real and virtual world interact with each other?||No||No||Yes|
|Does it move with your field of vision?||Yes||Yes||No|