As expected and in conjunction with the rollout of the highly anticipated Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, the Microsoft Windows Mix Reality headsets are now available to purchase from $399 from the likes of Acer, Dell, HP, and Lenovo.
The new Windows Mixed Reality headsets are now available to purchase directly from the Microsoft Store offering the ability to engage in both virtual reality and augmented reality depending on your preference and applications.
Microsoft explains more:
Today, we deliver the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update offering breakthroughs in creativity – from bringing mixed reality and 3D to the masses, to faster broadcasting for gaming, to turning photos and videos into real memories, and so much more. The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update can be experienced on a wide variety of Windows 10 PCs and on a range of Windows Mixed Reality headsets available for the first time today. We believe the PC is the ultimate canvas for creativity and can empower people to create like never before. This is why we are building Surface to be the ultimate laptop and are delighted to introduce the Surface Book 2, the most powerful Surface yet.
Until now, any practical use of mixed reality required the use of a headset and for immersive virtual reality, you had to mount cameras in the corners of your home. And you couldn’t take your headset with you to a friend’s house or your workplace. That changes with the availability of Windows Mixed Reality headsets. For the most immersive mixed reality experience, our partners launching the very first Windows Mixed Reality headsets today, beginning at $399 for headsets bundled with advanced motion controllers.
Samsung’s innovative mixed reality headset, the Samsung HMD Odyssey, will become available on November 6th. Windows Mixed Reality headsets are the only headsets that don’t require you to drill holes into your walls and you can take them on the go.
The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is packed with new features, enhancements and tweaks and will be rolling out today.