To play VZfit with a stationary bike or exercise machine youll need 3 things in addition to a stable internet connection. Announced Early Access product shipments globally to pre-order customers starting this month.
VirZOOM VirZOOM is a virtual reality fitness company that is bringing the outdoors indoors.
Virtual reality headset for stationary bike. The upgrade of my stationary bike to Virtual Reality has made my workout so much fun and exciting as I cycle through Google Streetview in real-time. It has made exercise biking fun again with the ENTIRE WORLD at your fingertips M. A tiny sensor turns any stationary bike into a VR workout machine The VirZoom VZ Sensor works with headsets to make sweating a little more fun.
Hawash VZfit User This is the way to go if you have trouble getting motivated to use your stationary bike also known as the old electric clothes hanger. The real clincher here is whether the. You really can use any bike provided it.
Oculus Quest virtual reality headset. VZfit is a unique accessory developed by VirZOOM that allows any stationary bike to. From a distance VirZoom looks like a typical stationary bike but step closer and youll see action buttons and triggers on the handlebars.
Like any VR experience youll need a. Would you wear a virtual reality headset while riding a bike. Its more or less an off-the-shelf stationary folding bike with some key sensors built in that let it play nicely with the VR headset of your choosing the Vive in the case of the demo we got.
One Cambridge-based fitness startup VirZOOM is hoping virtual reality ca. To play you need a compatible headset and the bike is compatible with all the big players thats Playstation VR Oculus Rift and HTC Vive Headsets. Virtual reality technology company VirZOOM Inc.
It connects to all three upcoming non-mobile VR. The Vive Focus headset itself costs 600 and a one-year membership to iFit costs around 400 making the bike itself effectively a few dollars over 1000. VZfit requires three key hardware items your existing stationary bike the VZfit sensor kit spoiler alert its a cadence pod and a handle-bar mounted game controller and an Oculus Go or Oculus Quest headset.
EXPAND YOUR REALITY made exclusively for the Oculus Quest or Go all-in-one VR headsets to transport yourself wirelessly anywhere ANY BIKE adapts any stationary bike using a wireless crank sensor and thumb controls in 5 minutes JOIN THE CLUB always access our free membership or upgrade to a VZfit premium membership for 9. Now theyve pivoted to tech and software that play well with virtual-reality sets already on the market and paired them with stationary bikes because its pretty much the one type of exercise you can currently do safely with a headset on. The system includes the VirZOOM Bike Controller the VirZOOM Arcade suite of VR exercise games downloadable from the Steam Store a free PC game controller emulator a free SDK for the Unity game engine and free integration with the Strava fitness app.
Developed by Virzoom VZfit allows any stationary bike to be connected to an Oculus headset when paired with a compatible BlueTooth 40 cadence or speed sensor. VZfit is new from VirZOOM an exercisetech company that launched in 2015 with a VR-outfitted folding bike. The answer is no hopefully but what about a stationary bike.
The original Quest and Oculus Go are both compatible but unavailable and the Go is not receiving updates due to end of life. Pair that with an Oculus virtual reality headset either the 200 Go or the 400 Quest model and a bike thats not going anywhere can take you around the world.