Helmet VR — usually — requires a computing node with a wired connection. The user literally “tied” to it. Not too convenient.
How to avoid embarrassment movements? To get wearable PC in a special backpack. These are already sold. However, there is an alternative. At forum IDF 2016 was presented… the vest. A rather unusual decision. Inside the product is powerful computer. Here are the technical specs. The invention is equipped with a 4-core processor Intel Core i7-6785R. Chip belongs to a generation Skylake. The CPU is able to boast a clock speed of 3.9 GHz.
Integrated graphics — Intel Iris Pro Graphics 580. RAM on Board is 8 GB (LPDDR3-2166). A vibrator motor, solid state drive, and battery 1.5 hours battery life. Sounds interesting. However, this is only a prototype. When will the commercial version — not reported.