LucidVR 180° Portable 3D VR Camera Available for Pre-order for $399
Do you want friends to join you on your travels, to see what you see without leaving the comfort of their own home? With virtual reality (VR) this can happen and with a portable VR camera from LucidVR, this is now a viable option. The handheld camera, called LucidCam, is a stereoscopic 3D camera which captures scenes with 180 degrees wide-angle lenses.
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The company, currently based in Santa Clara, CA with a staff of eight start-up recently raised $2.1 million in seed funding and signed a partnership agreement with Taiwanese manufacturer Wistron to build the cameras, according to PC Mag. LucidVR had previously raised over $100,000 in 2015 from its Indiegogo campaign. Jin and the LucidVR team have been working for almost three years to develop the LucidCam
The LucidCam is currently available for pre-order for $399 (+30 for shipping), and will be available by the Christmas holiday season. The company plans to also sell the LucidCam in places like BestBuy or Amazon in the near future. Visit Lucidcam.com for details and pre-order.
Read also our 2015 paper about the $100,000 fundraising of LucidVR on Indiegogo.