Virtual reality is one of the most recent and innovative technologies in the development of technological applications. In this article we will discuss some of the advantages and disadvantages that this technology has today.
What is virtual reality?
It is an immersive experience that simulates virtual reality through devices such as glasses, consoles or smartphones. In general, the user is immersed in this experience totally or partially in the environment, where he can interact and explore. Being the user who controls the scene interacts with the objects and characters of the scene.
What are the disadvantages of virtual reality?
Virtual reality is a very new technology that is still not well developed and has many disadvantages nowadays. The first being the high cost in peripherals necessary for a total immersion.
On the other hand, there is still a significant percentage of people suffering from the simulator disease, a disease caused by the use of virtual reality glasses that causes dizziness and nausea.
What are the advantages of virtual reality?
In the same way that virtual reality has disadvantages, it also has advantages. Many sectors can benefit from this to train students without taking risks and dramatically reducing learning expenses, we refer to doctors who practice operations, pilots who add flight experience, soldiers simulating a deployment, etc.
Virtual reality can also have a beneficial psychological impact for those with social, diseased or reduced mobility problems helping them to interact with a more open world.
With all this we can only wait to see how this interesting technology advances and cross your fingers so that the games you create are as good as the ones we have now.