New Wearality Sky™ Featuring Widest Available 150 Degree Field of View Launches on Kickstarter
SILICON VALLEY, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — April 6, 2015 — Wearality Corporation has announced the launch of its Kickstarter campaign introducing its first product, the Wearality Sky™ Virtual Reality (VR) headset, featuring a 150 degree field of view. The Wearality Sky is compatible with all 5” and 6” smartphones and offers the best user experience with the highest level of portability and accessibility of any VR headset product available to consumers today.
“The Wearality Sky™ is a truly consumer ready VR headset,” said David A. Smith, CEO and founder of Wearality. “On every dimension, including price, portability, and field of view, it offers consumers the best VR experience on the market today.”
The Wearality Sky will work with applications such as Cardboard, Unity, Unreal, and Unigine development tools.
"Now that VR is becoming more affordable and accessible, I am looking forward to how this will enable the next generation of design, visualization and collaboration,” said Brian Pene, director of emerging technology at Autodesk, a world leader in 3D design software for entertainment, natural resources, manufacturing, engineering, construction, and civil infrastructure. “The Wearality Sky is a great start for enabling new ways of working in light.”
Pre-production models of the Wearality Sky, as well as partnership opportunities, are available through the company’s Kickstarter page at http://www.kickstarter.com/profile/wearality. The Wearality Sky will be available for sale to consumers Fall 2015.
ABOUT WEARALITY CORPORATION:
The Wearality team has spent the last five years developing world-class technologies for virtual reality (VR) at Lockheed Martin for the defense and aerospace industry. The team is now translating this cutting edge, patent protected technology into consumer and commercial head wearable displays that are the lightest, most portable, most cost effective devices available, offering the most immersive experience on the market today. The Wearality Sky™ will be the first product among many from Wearality that will change the VR industry forever. Wearality will be headquartered in Silicon Valley with research and development offices in the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina and Orlando, Florida. For more information, visit www.wearality.com.