The Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1 AR Smart Viewer has been unveiled by the brand as a new reference design that gives users a glimpse of what we could see coming to the market sooner than later to enhance digital workflow. The headset is focused on providing a full range of functions, which will support the workflow of a digital professional working either in-office or remotely. The unit even works with both computers and smartphones, which will allow for enhanced workflow from virtually anywhere.
Vice President and General Manager of XR, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. Hugo Swart spoke on the new Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1 AR Smart Viewer saying, "The Snapdragon XR1 AR smart viewer marks a new chapter for our reference design portfolio and a big step in the evolution of AR viewers. AR simple viewers showcased viewers as an accessory to a smartphone. Now, AR smart viewers allow us to move some processing to the glass, to expand the possibilities of use cases, applications and immersion – this reference design is the first step in our roadmap to help scale the AR industry.”