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Will the future of Gaming TVs look like this?

by Desmond Kurz (bosbvok)  Posted Thursday, January 10, 2013 11:54:06 AM

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Its seems that Samsung and Microsoft have been collaborating on creating a potential future innovation for how your gaming console, TV and room converge to create a more immersive gaming experience. The technology works by projecting scenes from the game you are playing onto the surrounding wall.

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Gaming scenes projected onto the surrounding wall

At the Samsung CES Keynote address, Microsoft demonstrated this new research project, that according Engadget, "uses a Kinect for a Windows camera combined with a projector". This technology "uses the appearance and the geometry of the room (captured by Kinect) to adapt the projected visuals in real-time without any need to custom pre-process the graphics."

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The Geometry of the room being purportedly by the Kinect

To get a feel how this technology is envisaged to work, check out the video below:

Source: Engadget

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