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Virtual and Augmented Reality

This guide serves as an introduction to virtual, augmented, and mixed reality and the new resources available at Wake Tech

What is zSpace?

What is zSpace?

zSpace produces AR/VR devices, incorporating the latest user experience technologies to provide students with a new way of learning in a lifelike, virtual learning environment. By bringing together AR (augmented reality) and VR (virtual reality), students are provided with a completely immersive, 3D learning experience that is easy to use and easy to build curriculum around. It's also suitable for students of all ages, from K-12 to medical students. For more information visit: https://zspace.com/

zSpace Inspire Augmented Reality Laptop

The Perry Health Sciences Library has 2 zSpace Inspire augmented reality laptops available for use by students and faculty in the Lab & VR Studio, Room 121

zSpace Inspire Technical Specifications:

  • Operating System:  Windows 11 Pro 64-bit

  • CPU and Chipset:  11th Gen Intel® Core™ i5-11400H processor

  • Memory:  Dual-channel 16GB DDR4 SDRAM

  • Display:  15.6" HD Display with IPS technology Ultra HD 3840 x 2160 in 2D mode, Acer ColorBlast technology, Pantone® validated, Delta E<2, 100% Adobe RBG color gamut, SpatialLabs 3D Stereoscopic module, 1920 x 2160 in 3D mode

  • Graphics:  NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060 with 6GB GDDR6 VRAM

  • Storage:  512GB SSD, PCle Gen4, 16 GB/s, NVMe

  • Webcam:  1280 x 720 resolution 720p HD audio/video recording

  • Eye-Tracking Camera:  1280 x 480 resolution (VGA x 2) with SpatialLabs technology

  • Ports and Connectors:  USB 3.2 Gen 2, USB Type C / Thunderbolt 4, DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI port with HDCP support, SDCard reader, 1000mb Ethernet (RJ-45) port


zSpace Inspire: Getting Started

zSpace Inspire

"Experience immersion like never before with a device that does not require a head-mounted display (HMD) or glasses."

zSpace Inspire augmented reality laptops are available for use in the Lab & VR Studio, Room 121 of the Perry Health Sciences Library.  The laptops are available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Watch the video above to learn how to properly use the stylus and interact with objects in a 3D space.

Sample zSpace Lesson: Visible Body Human Anatomy Atlas