Mark Zuckerberg shows the new virtual reality headset that allows you to combine the real with the digital

Goal has shared the first details of its high-end virtual reality (VR) headset, Project Cambria, coming later this year with technology that improves color contrast, and whose potential will soon be tested with The World Beyond experience, designed with the Presence platform.

The development of metaversethe great bet of Meta, will also depend on the existence of hardware to be able to access this new virtual environment, as the executive director already explained, Mark Zuckerberg at the stage presentation of the company last October.

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So, Zuckerberg He announced that in Meta they were already working on one of those teamsknown under the name of Draft Cambriaa VR helmet designed to experience mixed reality, which this Thursday has shared more details.

Specifically, the manager has shared a demonstration through his Facebook profile, where he appears wearing one of these visors, although pixelated, preventing its design from being known, although it can be seen that it is black. It is known that it is a high-end equipment, which will be available by the end of the year and will offer color contrast to enhance virtual experiencesas stated in a statement.

The demo provides a first taste of what can be done with the viewer. Specifically, the shared experience, shown in the first person, has been designed with the Presence platform, and allows you to interact with virtual elements in the real world, such as playing with a pet, writing a note in a notebook or following a yoga class with a monitor that accompanies the user in the form of a hologram.

The company will “soon” make the Presence platform available to developers with the next version of the development kit (SDK). It will also release a demo app for Quest 2, The World Beyond, which will allow Quest 2 wearers to experience mixed reality.

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