Reliance Jio Announces ‘Jio Glass’, A Mixed Reality Headset For 3D Interactions
Reliance Industries Limited recently announced the Jio Glass – a mixed reality headset at its virtual Annual General Meet 2020 that will allow users to have an immersive virtual experience using 3D avatars.
Jio glass comes with a cable that can be attached to your phone and be connected to the internet. It weighs 75 grams and Jio has paid special attention to the graphics, ensuring that users get highest class visual experience. For audio, there’s a special and personalized audio system on the Jio Glass without any accessories attached to it. The audio system supports all the standard audio formats. Jio Glass supports over 25 applications and is great for attending office meetings, education purposes, etc.
So, you could be sitting at home and join a meeting with your colleagues in your office using Jio glass. It lets you attend these meetings in three-dimension where the other person can be seen in the form of a 3D avatar. Jio Glass offers smooth collaboration across devices and platforms to ensure you stay connected no matter where you are. You can also share presentations that can be viewed and presented on a large virtual screen in a virtual environment. People can also join in the call through a 2D video call format.
Official Reliance Jio account mentioned on Twitter, “Jio Glass is making teachers and students come together in 3D virtual rooms and conduct holographic classes through their Jio Mixed Reality cloud in real-time. With JioGlass, the traditional way of learning Geography will now be History”.
Jio’s latest innovation, Jio Glass, is at the cutting edge of technology that provides best-in-class Mixed Reality services to give users a truly meaningful immersive experience: Kiran Thomas at #RILAGM #NayeIndiaKaNayaJosh #Jio #JioGlass
— Reliance Jio (@reliancejio) July 15, 2020
People have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts around this innovation by Reliance Jio with even memes making the rounds on the internet.
— AnishKumar Agarwal (@AnIsH_261290) July 15, 2020
— RAHUL JAIN (@rahuljaiinn) July 15, 2020
In another Jio-related news, there have been reports that Google might invest $4 billion in Reliance Jio Platforms. While the report mentions that the investment could be worth about $4 billion (roughly INR 30,140 crores), the terms could change before the official announcement is made.