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Microsoft shares details on the secret processor at the heart of HoloLens

Microsoft shares details on the secret processor at the heart of HoloLens We’ve known for a long time that Microsoft’s HoloLens relied on a custom “HPU,” or Holographic Processing Unit, to provide the headset’s mixed-reality mode and augmented reality capabilities.At Hot Chips this week, the company actually released some details on how the chip works and what it’s capable of.

Microsoft wants to bring HoloLens to the consumer market once the technology matures

Microsoft wants to bring HoloLens to the consumer market once the technology matures In a recent interview, however, Alex Kipman, the inventor of HoloLens, said Microsoft has bigger plans for its platform over the long term.Because I can say it’s a consumer product tomorrow because I can remove the dev kit thing, [but] the $3,000 thing is going to get in the way of it becoming a mass market consumer product.

Microsoft's Next HoloLens Will Contain an AI Coprocessor

Microsoft's Next HoloLens Will Contain an AI Coprocessor Ever since Microsoft announced HoloLens, the company has kept its presentations and information on the mixed-reality glasses and ecosystem isolated as more of a developer curiosity than a mass market product.But it’s also made it harder to track improvements to the technology that underlies HoloLens, including Microsoft’s Holographic Processing Unit, or HPU.