OVR Technology showcased its INHALE 3 Digital Actuality scent platform at AWE 2022 and right this moment, the corporate is coming to CES 2023 with ION 3, described by OVR Expertise as “the primary private, wearable scent know-how optimized for VR, AR, cellular, and desktop to reinforce immersion”. Beforehand, OVR Expertise merchandise had been devoted to the enterprise, and with ION 3, the corporate goals at offering shoppers with a best-in-class digital scent wearable know-how to reinforce their digital lives.
ION 3 is a wearable machine that delivers as much as hundreds of scents utilizing cartridges, and the supply system is synchronized with the content material customers are viewing in VR, AR, and cellular or desktop computing gadgets.
Not solely customers will have the ability to expertise the sense of odor whereas enjoying video video games or watching films, however OVR will present a scent creation device that permits professionals and amateurs to create digital scents optimized for the digital content material they develop.
The metaverse is a scorching development, and not too long ago, we’ve seen Emotiv, a neurotech headset firm, partners with L’Oréal to assist shoppers choose their most desired fragrances. I’m wondering if essentially the most prestigious fragrance manufacturers resembling Dior, Guerlain, or Chanel would dare to make use of OVR Expertise’s ION 3 patented suite of instruments to create their next-gen fragrances.
Sight and audition are the primary senses used throughout present VR and AR experiences, and at CES 2023, solely a few devices delivering the sense of contact had been the recipients of CES Innovation Awards within the VR/AR class. At this time, olfaction remains to be a difficult sense to imitate digitally in a wearable small form factor, and moreover ION 3, I’ve to strive one other wearable scent machine on the present: Aromajoin. Yesterday at CES, the Japanese company launched its Aroma Shooter Wearable & Aroma Player merchandise that simply ship a number of scents over a wearable machine whereas customers are watching a associated video.
To expertise the ION3 CES attendees need to go to the OVR know-how sales space #51365 within the Tech West-Venetian Expo Corridor.
OVR Expertise’s ION 3 patented suite of instruments contains:
- A wearable scent know-how that enables customers toa m expertise multisensory content material through cellular, desktop, AR, and VR;
- A cellular app creator studio and group, designed in partnership with main cognitive neuroscientist Rachel Herz, PhD;
- A common scentware cartridge able to producing hundreds of distinctive scent
- combos designed particularly for digital experiences.