VIRTUAL REALITY SOUTH AFRICA
Virtual Reality Company in South Africa
Looking for the BEST Virtual Reality Company in South Africa? Look no further!! We CREATE jaw-dropping Virtual Reality CONTENT. We also RENT out Virtual Reality Headsets.
Step into the Virtual World……..
Afriten Technologies is a Leading Virtual Reality Company in South Africa, We specialise in creating world class Virtual Reality Content as well as Virtual Reality Headset Hire and Rentals throughout South Africa. We have office locations in both Johannesburg and Cape Town and are able to travel to any other location in South Africa. We have been providing Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality services and solutions to the South African market since 2008. We were the first-ever South African company to launch an Augmented Reality Kiosk in South Africa in 2009! Meaning we have well over 10 years experience creating engaging and interactive Virtual Reality Experiences.
VIRTUAL REALITY SOLUTIONS
Afriten Technologies offer a full 360 range of Virtual Reality services and Solutions throughout South Africa. Our Virtual Reality offerings include Virtual Reality Content Creation and Development for all leading Virtual Reality Headsets, Virtual Reality Headset Sales, Purchases, Hire and Rentals, 360-degree Virtual Reality Video Production Services, Virtual Reality Asset Creation (Low Polygon Web VR and Mobile Ready VR 3D Modelling, Texturing, lighting and animations, Virtual Reality Virtual Tours, Animated Walk-Throughs and Fly Throughs, Augmented Reality Markerless Content Creation and Development.
Virtual Reality Solutions
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WHAT IS VIRTUAL REALITY?
What is Virtual Reality ?
“Virtual Reality, also known as VR, makes it possible to experience anything, anywhere and at any time. It is the most immersive type of reality technology and can convince the human brain that it is somewhere that it really is not.”
How do we get into Virtual Reality?
Virtual Reality is usually implemented using computer technology in South Africa. There is now a large range of systems that are used for VR, such as headsets, Omni-directional treadmills and special gloves. These are used to actually stimulate our senses together in order to create the illusion of reality and make it feel real and as immersive as possible.
The history of VR
Virtual Reality history dates back to the 1950s and 1960s but only really gained interest and attention when Oculus initiated a Kickstarter campaign in 2012 to fund the Rift’s development. The Oculus Development Kit then came to life. Facebook bought Oculus in 2014. VR interest grew globally with interested amongst individuals and corporations. There is now a large community of VR developers worldwide, growing amounts and generations of VR headsets, VR technology is improving and getting more affordable each year.
Do we need Virtual Reality in our lives today?
People are using Virtual Reality as a form of an “escape”, relaxation and even for fun and social interactions. The potential entertainment value is there. Immersive films, brand experiences, video games are a few good examples.