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Professional sports is, in many ways, the gateway to VR. With the price of a Samsung Gear well within a price range that most would consider reasonable, using your phone as a VR or AR device has never been less expensive and more interesting. Here is a roundup of some...
One of the challenges you face entering VR is figuring out where your money should go. There are a wealth of great experiences, but which is right for you? There are two setups for serious fitness heads: the Rift and the Vive. Price Points Oculus’ Rift headset is an excellent value....
Mech League: Boxing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-VjmTeOwv-M Video Credit to: Cheru via YouTube Step into the ring and punch a robot chef in the face! For that matter, punch all the robots and drones in the face for a higher score. This single player boxing VR game is compatible with existing Hardlight VR vests (pre-order...
On our tour of the HTC Lounge at CES: 2018, we were taken to a booth to play DOOM VFR, the famous action-packed VR first-person shooter. We played for 10 to 15 minutes shooting and fighting bad guys with the HTC Vive Pro and Vive Wireless Adaptor, plus Vive tracking...
VR Fitness Insider is thrilled to announce that Black Box VR has been awarded Engadget’s CES 2018 Best Startup Award! The fitness industry’s first-ever cable resistance experience was nominated for 4 Engadget awards: Best Startup, Best Digital Health and Fitness Product, Best Sports Tech, and People’s Choice, respectively. Industry...
We were invited to visit the HTC Lounge at CES: 2018 and demoed lots of different immersive VR experiences, but one really left us in awe. HTC took us to the wheel gripping CXC Racing Simulator where we got to be one of the lucky few to demo the HTC...
CES: 2018 has brought a wave of wearable tech that can help you track your fitness stats, reduce or get rid of nausea, and can guide you to a better frame of mind with meditation. Here are 3 wearables you can use or pre-order today! Matrix PowerWatch: Original and X...
Here are 3 smart apparel companies at CES: 2018 that you can visit right now, to help you gather data about your body and one will even turn it into a VR controller! Take these wearables on your fitness journey! QUS VR Fitness Insider got to check out QUS smart clothing...
VR Fitness Insider had an opportunity of a lifetime to step in the demo of The Champ's VR fitness training experience during CES 2018! We got to see Floyd Mayweather as a virtual avatar of himself as he coached us to weave, jab, and hook for a full body...
VR Fitness checks all the right boxes. Does it provide workouts for all possible intensity levels? Check. Does it lower the perceived exertion of exercising, enabling better performance? Check. Does it make timed workouts feel shorter than they actually are? Check. Does it engage the mind just as much...
Training yourself to run a marathon or getting athletes in peak conditioning takes commitment and consistency. Kopin’s Solos smart glasses and app are designed to be worn in active environments like in indoor and outdoor cycling, while out for a run, or during training sessions. VR Fitness Insider is...
2018 feels like a big year in VR. I could feel it just browsing the Steam Winter Sale, with all of the VR titles on full display at prices that felt like a good entry point. Those of you who got a headset this year made out like bandits...
Following the successful release of their Vive Focus to VR fans in China, HTC has freshly announced their new VR headset dubbed, the Vive Pro. On the eve of CES 2018, Dan O’Brien, GM of Vive Americas, has riled up interest in their next wave of HMD and wireless...
With vendors flying in from all over the world, it’s a bustling week for the 4,000 plus technology companies who will be attending CES 2018 from January 9-12 in Las Vegas. We will be covering all the best and most innovative VR and AR sports and fitness tech being...
LiveLike is a virtual reality and 360 sports streaming platform where viewers can spectate football, tennis, eSports, and soccer on their smartphones or mobile VR displays. Sports fans and app users can use LiveLike in the comfort of their home and experience what it’s like to sit in a...
Flappy Arms https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SlNS2lN_F50 Video Credit to: Drop Rate via YouTube This is an interesting VR flying sim where you’ll be flapping your arms to fly over buildings and through the sky. In a style that looks a lot like virtual Angry Birds, the arm flapping bird will have to use their arms...
Running around and playing games like tag with friends is a childhood memory that no kid should go without. Do you worry that your little ones are staring more at the television screen or smartphone rather than being a kid and having real fun? With the rise in popularity...
VR Fitness Insider is excited to announce that fitness industry experts Ryan DeLuca and Preston Lewis are pioneering the VR fitness revolution as CES 2018’s Innovation Awards Honoree. Their Black Box VR system is a VR cable resistance machine that runs on eSport experience powered by the HTC Vive....
Your new Vive has no shortage of titles to choose from, but money doesn’t grow on trees. At the time of writing, Valve’s Steam sale features a number of VR titles you’ll want to grab if you got the gift of VR from Santa this year. Once that sale...
There are a variety of reasons why our New Year resolution to get fit every year doesn’t work or falls flat quickly. Of course, getting fit is difficult and takes time but the reasons we continue to rubber band between ideal weights goes deeper. How we work out, and...