It has been revealed this week that the StarVR 210-Degree virtual reality headset is set to receive eye tracking support thanks to a partnership between its developer Starbreeze and eye tracking specialists Tobii.
During the E3 games event earlier this year the Starbreeze StarVR headset was unveiled and is equipped with dual Quad HD displays offering a 210 degree field of view.
Watch the video below to see the Tobii eye tracking technology in action. Emmanuel Marquez, CTO of Starbreeze explains a little more :
We’re still in early development of our StarVR HMD and are therefore looking for best in class solutions to the components that we believe make the best VR experiences there is. Eye tracking technology in a VR HMD will let us customize the experiences and enable even further immersion.
Oscar Werner, president of Tobii Tech explained :
Starbreeze is known for creating killer, high-quality consumer experiences, which is what attracted us to this collaboration. The ambition is to deliver the most immersive and realistic experiences with the highest graphical standards and eye tracking components for an unparalleled VR HMD.
As more information becomes available we will keep you updated as always.
Source: Road 2 VR