YouTube Provides Help For VR Video To Its Android App

YouTube Adds Support For VR Video To Its Android App

Google’s YouTube app for Android now helps digital actuality (VR) video together with its Cardboard VR viewer.

VR video takes the 360-diploma movies you could already be accustomed to a step additional by utilizing VR methods like stereopsis and binocular disparity to provide you a stronger feeling of immersion (which is what VR is all about, in any case).

“VR video provides you a way of depth as you go searching in each course,” the group behind this function writes in immediately’s announcement. “Close to issues look close to, far issues look far.”

YouTube Adds Support For VR Video To Its Android App

The corporate has already labored with a number of video creators to launch this function, so you’ll be able to already see a demo for a Starvation Video games VR expertise on YouTube now, in addition to an advert for TOMS footwear. You may also discover a number of extra right here.

As Google notes, the easiest way to construct these expertise your self is its Bounce app (although you continue to want the hefty GoPro Odyssey sixteen-digital camera rig, too).

As well as, the YouTube app now additionally lets you play any video on the service utilizing Cardboard “and expertise a sort of digital movie show.” That’s clearly not fairly as thrilling as watching actual VR content material, nevertheless it does permit Google to say that “you’ll now have the most important VR content material library proper at your fingertips.”