XR/VR/AR

Reimagining reality as we know it.

Making extended reality accessible to everyone.

Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ XR platforms provide the powerful computing power to drive immersive AR and VR features and devices, in order to meet the growing needs of the extended reality (XR) ecosystem. Snapdragon XR platforms help XR devices deliver immersive video and audio solutions across entertainment, education, industrial enterprise and more.

Immersive realism

The Snapdragon XR platforms define a new level of immersive realism, enabling technology to replicate the same details that the eye can see. Users will experience vivid, photo-realistic detail and lifelike avatars, from grains of sand in a travel experience to the sweat of a villain in the latest VR game.

360° video

Users won’t miss a second of the action, thanks to the endless possibilities of the Snapdragon XR platform’s 8K 360° video playback capabilities. With a framerate of up to 60 fps, every instant replay, panoramic view, and virtual world is displayed with stunning quality and virtually no pixelation.

Rich, 3D audio

Crystal-clear 3D audio elevates the XR experience, fully immersing the user in virtual worlds, whether it’s rain pouring down, the sharp buzz of a mosquito, or the peaceful sound of waves crashing on a shore. The Snapdragon XR platform amplifies every virtual experience, mimicking the environment’s sounds.

Extended battery life

Immerse yourself in the visually stimulating world of XR for longer. With Adreno foveation and eye tracking technology, you’ll see detailed images throughout your display, no matter where you look. Get the full experience of vibrant, complex visuals in their full glory—all while preserving your battery life.

Use cases

Entertainment

XR can enrich gaming, film, television, sports, music, or live events, giving consumers more immersive, engaging, fan-based experiences that reach more audiences and raise the level of engagement

  • Vivid sound

  • Immersive 360° experience

  • High resolution, superior picture

Travel

Whether in travel, tourism or hospitality, XR gives prospective customers the ability to envision the experience they seek. Pictures and descriptions tell a small story, but what if you could give them a glimpse of what their trip has in store: exotic fish in the ocean, helicopter rides, luxury hotel rooms, or a walk through crowded city streets? XR is the ultimate sales tool, ready to spark a sense of curiosity and adventure.

  • Vast range of VR content
  • Immersive destination experiences
  • Lean-back experiences for in-flight
  • Slim design for lightweight headsets

Healthcare

XR provides hands-on, industry expert instruction or surgical procedures, safe environments for rehab and treatments for things like PTSD, as well as early detection of certain disorders or special needs. Using XR to enhance…

  • Real-time surgical instruction
  • Virtual treatment environments
  • Connect to remote experts
  • Reduced costs at scale

Education

The need for education and job-training spans industries and mediums, and XR is transforming the curriculum. With XR, you can teach your students by fully immersing them in the subject matter, whether you’re training engineers to build an airplane engine, teaching divers how to conduct rescue missions, or utilizing Think F.A.S.T. to train personnel to recognize stroke symptoms.

  • Fully immerse students in subject matter
  • Virtual re-creation of environments
  • Real-time visual assistance
  • Precise, consistent and fast job training

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