Microsoft's FlashBack can bring high-quality VR to every low-end phone and laptop

Virtual Reality has a staggering number of potential applications from the obvious gaming and entertainment angle to education and communication (and, of course, porn). But so far, existing devices have been limited by the need for a powerful graphics card to render high-quality environments that the user can be immersed in. Enter Microsoft Research’s FlashBack, an approach that could bring high-quality VR to even the most underpowered devices.


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