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Brand (New) Use of VR to me

Mar 18, 2008
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System Name Virtual Reality / Bioinformatics
Processor Undead CPU
Motherboard Undead TUF X99
Cooling Noctua NH-D15
Memory GSkill 128GB DDR4-3000
Video Card(s) EVGA 2080Ti
Storage Samsung 960 Pro 1TB + 860 EVO 2TB + WD Black 5TB
Display(s) Acer K272HUL, HTC Vive
Case Fractal Design R5
Audio Device(s) BOSE 2.0
Power Supply Seasonic 850watt
Mouse Logitech Master MX
Keyboard Corsair K70 Cherry MX Blue
Software Windows 10 Professional/Linux Mint
As I was making my first Steam Destination VR to record the apartment our baby was born, I got an idea of using VR to show casing real estates to buyers. My wife is a real estate manager, so I pitched the idea to her. We tried a few of the available real estate showing VR available on youtube and boy was it worth it. Just need to invest in a 360 camera and you are good to go. To make it interactive in Vive will be a bit more challenging. However just a Vive based HD VR tour is way better than any 2D video or pictures. So we experimented a tour with one of her elderly counple client. They were basically blown away by how real it feels. Looks like the Vive can start paying for itself then.
Mar 4, 2005
3,192 (0.63/day)
System Name TheReactor
Processor i7 6700k @ 4.95ghz - delid
Motherboard ASUS Maximus VIII Genie z170
Cooling EK EVO NIckle/Pump, 2xBlackIce GTX 240's
Memory 32GB G.Skill 3200Mhz Cas 14
Video Card(s) MSI GTX 980ti Gaming 6G
Storage Samsung 960 EVO 500GB
Display(s) HP ZR30W - 2560X1600
Case Corsiar 550
Audio Device(s) on board
Power Supply Antec Quattro 1000W
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Corsair Gaming k70
Software Windows 10 Pro 64bit
Check out the Matterport Camera. Works very well and has all the software to create 3d Virtual Tours. The camera is $4k now, used to be $6k when I got one.