0
Wireless

Nokia, Du demonstrate VR video streaming at Gitex

Monday 17 October 2016 | 10:00 CET | News
Nokia and UAE operator Du used Nokia AirScale Radio Access to showcase 360 degree virtual reality (VR) video streaming for the first time in the Middle East at Gitex in Dubai, which runs from 16 to 20 October. In the demonstration, 3D 360 VR content created with the Nokia OZO VR camera was streamed to head-mounted displays using the Nokia 5G-ready network.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Du / Nokia
Countries: United Arab Emirates
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

IoT


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Etisalat and Pro League Committee launch VR football app

Published 28 Mar 2018 09:37 CET | United Arab Emirates
UAE operator Etisalat and the Pro League Committee (PLC) have announced the launch of 'Etisalat VR', a virtual reality app that ...

Nokia live-streams neurosurgery from Helsinki to 100 doctors

Published 07 Jun 2017 12:21 CET | Finland
Nokia said that the world's first "mixed reality" neurosurgical live streaming was conducted at Helsinki University Hospital ...

Nokia, THC use VR to show refugee crisis impact

Published 08 Dec 2016 15:03 CET | World
Nokia and The Humanitarian Cooperative (THC) created a 10-minute, documentary-style virtual reality film to raise awareness of ...

Nokia, Sony Pictures team up for 3D 360 VR content

Published 15 Nov 2016 14:09 CET | World
Nokia and Sony Pictures entered into a new multi-year worldwide agreement whereby Sony Pictures will use Nokia Ozo hardware and ...

Eye-tracking firm Tobii to raise funds, wins design contract

Published 08 Nov 2016 13:09 CET | World
Swedish company Tobii said it aims to raise approximately SEK 450 million through a rights issue, to finance its business ...

TRA showcases 'Erteqaa' customer service centre scheme

Published 18 Oct 2016 11:11 CET | United Arab Emirates
UAE's Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has featured the 'Erteqaa' initiative during its participation at Gitex 2016 ...

Du offers cloud services for media industry

Published 17 Oct 2016 14:00 CET | United Arab Emirates
UAE operator Du says that it is enabling digital transformation in the media industry with its Media Cloud Services. ...

Nos launches enhanced reality TV

Published 16 Oct 2016 16:26 CET | Portugal
Portuguese operator NOS has launched its online TV application for Microsoft HoloLens, enabling customers equipped with ...

Nokia, US Cellular test 5G tech for fixed wireless

Published 12 Oct 2016 16:16 CET | United States
Nokia and US Cellular have collaborated to test 5G in North America and demonstrate 5G fixed wireless in both indoor and outdoor ...

Microsoft to launch HoloLens in 6 new countries next month

Published 12 Oct 2016 14:26 CET | World
Microsoft has opened preorders for its HoloLens virtual reality headset in six new countries, with the device due to start ...

Altibox promotes MovieMask mobile video viewing goggles

Published 10 Oct 2016 12:01 CET | Norway
Norwegian operator Altibox said it has placed a sizeable order for MovieMask goggles, developed by two Norwegian University of ...

Optus inks 5G development partnership with Nokia

Published 06 Oct 2016 09:08 CET | Australia
Australian operator Optus and Nokia have signed a deal to develop 5G, enabling network capabilities such as IoT, extreme ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

23 Feb RSA Conference
25 Feb Utility Telecoms 2020
26 Feb Crown Castle Q4 2019
26 Feb Syn Q4 2019
26 Feb Avast FY results
26 Feb Box Q4 2019
26 Feb Orbcomm Q4 2019
26 Feb Sina Q4 2019
26 Feb Weibo Q4 2019
26 Feb Shentel Q4 2019
27 Feb Zoom Telephonics Q4 2019
27 Feb Telesat Q4
27 Feb Dell Technologies fiscal Q4
27 Feb VMware fiscal Q4
27 Feb Cogent Communications Q4 2019
27 Feb Cable One Q4 2019
27 Feb Neophotonics Q4 2019
27 Feb Baidu Q4 2019
27 Feb Netia Q4 2019
27 Feb Sunrise Q4 2019
27 Feb Interxion EGM
28 Feb Tecnotree FY 2019
28 Feb Masmovil Q4 2019
28 Feb Freenet Q4 2019
02 Mar Boingo Wireless Q4 2019
02 Mar Maxar Technologies Q4 2019
02 Mar GTT Q4 2019
02 Mar Capacity Middle East
03 Mar HPE fiscal Q1
03 Mar F5 Networks analyst meeting
::: More Calendar Items