Microsoft shows off HoloLens 2 mixed reality headset at MWC

  • Published on Feb 25, 2019
  • Microsoft says the new and improved HoloLens 2 makes manipulating holograms feel like interacting with objects in the real world.
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  • Captain Allergy
    Captain Allergy 8 hours ago

    I think her presentation was very bad. She moved the holograms so quickly and showed things far too fast. It was almost stressful to watch

  • David Charles
    David Charles 10 days ago


  • Aaron Brandenburg
    Aaron Brandenburg 16 days ago

    Why did I get tears in my eyes?!? The future is going to be amazing! And it’s here!

  • George Lincoln
    George Lincoln 17 days ago

    God, this will get rid of laptops, desktops, monitors, extra hardware now what's left are keyboards, maybe mouses. This is great less pollution and more savings.

  • srimat mathavan
    srimat mathavan 20 days ago

    iron man done this

  • diaron play
    diaron play 22 days ago


  • fatah gabriel
    fatah gabriel 22 days ago

    2:34 Jamie lanister.. is that you??

  • Pablo Sanchez
    Pablo Sanchez 28 days ago

    He said "they allow us" and automatic translation showed "they are us"... Cortana... tsc, tsc, tsc

  • Kanecane62846 reque
    Kanecane62846 reque 28 days ago

    When is the release for this technology?? I NEED THIS

  • GS_01-03
    GS_01-03 Month ago

    I would pay so much for this tech.

  • ThePixelitomedia
    ThePixelitomedia Month ago

    price? Availability? IDE?

  • wodan74
    wodan74 Month ago

    Those 3D images are not opaque as the user would see it. Also, black objects can't be blacker than the background... lighter objects in the real world will shine through the projected image in the Hololens... This is very misleading.

  • rebecca dahm
    rebecca dahm Month ago


  • Gy nowhere
    Gy nowhere Month ago

    It didn't show any image rendering from Hololen2

  • Billy Crutchfield
    Billy Crutchfield Month ago

    Way to much interaction Lag time

  • Cheng Zuo Hsieh
    Cheng Zuo Hsieh Month ago

    How does the Hololens 2 effect turn into the video from a non-first-person perspective?

  • aleezz1
    aleezz1 2 months ago

    I want one ! will sell organ for it !

  • Command_Train
    Command_Train 2 months ago

    I’ll buy your entire stock!

  • William Su
    William Su 2 months ago

    I wish this was open to the public and not just companies, the tech here is actually insane~

  • jimmy c
    jimmy c 2 months ago

    Its the future . but im still waiting for a use case that makes it totally unique I think it has found one in the gaming industry but in construction VR still hasn't convinced me. maybe in training it has like driving cranes and mechanics training

  • SirChronDonIII
    SirChronDonIII 2 months ago

    This is sick as f*ck!

  • Beau Pelletier
    Beau Pelletier 2 months ago

    But can you whatch TheXvid

  • Akeem RW Ross
    Akeem RW Ross 2 months ago +1

    " When the Female amen i missed her name pressed the keys oon the illuminated digital piano Keyboard they actually worked transmitting Audio and Sound through the Audio function oon the Hololens too (?)oor perhaps yoou can link Audio mmmmMmmm amen that intuitive".

  • Left Blank
    Left Blank 2 months ago

    Wonder if it can adapt to your reading eyeglass prescription............. (i.e. so you don't need the glasses)

  • C B
    C B 2 months ago

    I'm thinking about getting into VR but i'm a bit confused on some things. To get true 3D I am under the impression you need to run "side by side" 3D, otherwise you are just looking at a flat image. Is this true? And if so, what headsets are capable of "true 3D"?

  • mindsoulbody
    mindsoulbody 2 months ago +1

    DCS WORLD with this is gonna be great...if it allows it to interact with the entire cockpit.

  • Christopher Rivera
    Christopher Rivera 2 months ago

    Microsoft is stupid, how is this not a phone yet?!

  • Vikas Pahuja
    Vikas Pahuja 2 months ago +1

    Very awesome ,can we do video call and can I call my gf in my room as 3d live video ?

  • SpicySpeed
    SpicySpeed 2 months ago

    you guys think ar and vr will save you from your depression or even cure it ? Well u can wait forever cuz it will not happen xd

  • MrSuperrajab
    MrSuperrajab 3 months ago

    imagine this and a flying suit ... iron man

  • MrSuperrajab
    MrSuperrajab 3 months ago

    As a student engineer, I really want this but as a "student"; 3.5k LULz

  • ap0lmc
    ap0lmc 3 months ago

    Cool but childs's play compared to Elon Musk's NeuroLink

  • Muhammed shibli A P
    Muhammed shibli A P 3 months ago

    It's blow my mind when I'm using this AR

  • Teemu M.
    Teemu M. 3 months ago

    Say hello to Hololens 2?

  • Ануар Ахметов

    like in the movie Minority Report

  • 2002RM
    2002RM 3 months ago

    God damn. The future is finally here!

  • generic_55
    generic_55 3 months ago +2

    Cmon we all want YuGiOh Hololens edition

  • gmon78
    gmon78 3 months ago

    Eh. Tony Stark didn't need glasses.

  • BolinFoto
    BolinFoto 3 months ago

    soooo will these be a reality or will it just be vaporware like the other version?
    I'm getting pretty tired of things like this.
    -Oh look this the new awesome thing it can do amazing stuff and this and that
    -Yeah well can I buy it
    -No it's still in development and...
    -Well eff off then and come back when you have an item I can buy.
    And using an Ipad!!!
    It's like if Coca Cola company used Pepsi in a presentation....
    Yeah this will just be another vaporware

    • Faris Firdaws
      Faris Firdaws 3 months ago

      You can buy it if you are part of an enterprise that plans to buy it.

  • Moonyoung Choi
    Moonyoung Choi 3 months ago +1

    파이널 판타지 영화 보는 느낌인데??
    근데 마소라서.......별로 믿음은 안간다..........ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ

  • Top Dawg
    Top Dawg 3 months ago

    Can I let my dog try it?

  • Top Dawg
    Top Dawg 3 months ago +1

    That music straight outta Assassins Creed II

  • sayvory
    sayvory 3 months ago

    Cool, but it's just going to limit human interaction more once VR becomes fully mainstream. Can't wait to see all the mental health effects when that happens. Computer -> Consoles -> "smartphones" -> VR -> what next? Seems everything is just going to go digital no matter what and possibly to the point of no return.

  • Kael Char
    Kael Char 3 months ago

    I’ve wanted one for ever now a new one great now I want one more

  • Shane Christopher
    Shane Christopher 3 months ago +2

    Just like the Television in the 50's and the VCR in the 80's...this technology will be extremely expensive for a decade or two. The construction aspect and the engineering aspect with exploded view for real time repairs is INVALUABLE!

  • WeskerRezo
    WeskerRezo 3 months ago +1

    This is truly incredible!!!!!!!!!! I was thinking something like this would be created and here it is. Bravo Microsoft.

  • NeptuneBeats
    NeptuneBeats 3 months ago

    I want to live in a world where everyone can perform all daily tasks using HoloLens 🌏

  • ויאמר סבבה!
    ויאמר סבבה! 3 months ago

    The FOV on these is not good enough for most people.
    They are like holding a phone half a meter from your face, that's your screen.

  • Ramon Mendez
    Ramon Mendez 3 months ago

    Because we’re not getting enough of the world into our minds. This is how to get our attention off of our creator

  • Pendragon
    Pendragon 3 months ago

    wtf does 3x more comfortable mean lmao

    SYMPOL BMX 3 months ago

    Just another device they either aren’t going to release or noones going to buy

  • Ben Son
    Ben Son 3 months ago

    Porn producers are like oh wow!!

  • StresSsgood
    StresSsgood 3 months ago

    can't wait for it ! keep your work hard !

  • Tai 6
    Tai 6 3 months ago

    I aint gone lie i aint never been so exited😂💯

  • Aaron Collings
    Aaron Collings 3 months ago +1

    This stuff ain’t cheap at all...

  • Christopher Poole
    Christopher Poole 3 months ago

    Sweet! Now I can design my Ironman suit!

  • tonykeo83
    tonykeo83 3 months ago

    Is it me or is this live presentation feel awkward. It would great if the graphic stay still and not jittery. If Microsoft work on the smooth transition movement with the person it would look awesome.

  • tonykeo83
    tonykeo83 3 months ago

    I guess Microsoft doesn't trust their Surface Pro on live presentation. I don't blame them since live presentation with their hardware always seem to go wrong in the past.

  • Liubeiwushijiu
    Liubeiwushijiu 3 months ago

    Smell-a-vision isn't even real yet..

  • Josh Kavathas
    Josh Kavathas 3 months ago

    i just wish they would clear up the fact that there are no "holograms" involved. this is augmented reality. holograms exist without the need for eyewear.

  • Freeyourchains
    Freeyourchains 3 months ago

    Gov regulation should force them to release it to consumers.

  • Emergency Bearcedures
    Emergency Bearcedures 3 months ago

    I can wait to tell someone like a friend or family member that someone sent them some mail/message. So go head and put the holo lens on. Then When they put it on there will be two big hairy nuts and someone will say deez nutz got em.

  • Max Powers
    Max Powers 3 months ago

    The greatest piece of technology I've ever seen. This is mind blowing. This will be used in so many applications. The applications that power this will be even crazier.

  • jellovendigar
    jellovendigar 3 months ago

    Why am I not impressed? The interfaces she shows look really clunky

  • Wretch Gunk
    Wretch Gunk 3 months ago +2

    this kind of thing will come in handy when the environment is destroyed and the elites are living in underground bunkers, yknow, while the rest of us are dead, dead from our society consuming endlessly in an attempt to escape from reality...

  • Beastmode -
    Beastmode - 3 months ago

    Looks bad a$$. We need to step it up technology-wise though. Stuff like this should have been already introduced to the public years ago. They're probably holding out on us with all the good tech

  • Kaivol
    Kaivol 3 months ago

    Ready Player 1 dream is one step closer!

    J0RGE DIEGO TESTA 3 months ago

    La era cuántica inicia.

  • jeffwads
    jeffwads 3 months ago

    This is all stuff that you can do with a first gen Vive.

    • Pock Suppet
      Pock Suppet 3 months ago

      but the first gen vive is like 7,4x less comfortable

  • anonymous69
    anonymous69 3 months ago +20

    'Cool, now I can play piano without owning a piano!
    MOTHERFUC.... '

    • Unofficially Talented
      Unofficially Talented 27 days ago

      As a pianist, seeing that piano was so exciting. If you are looking to play around, I bet it will be fun. If you are a serious player or looking to seriously learn, this digital piano is useless. You need to be able to feel the keys and spread your fingers to create muscle memory to really be able to play the piano.

    • Billy Crutchfield
      Billy Crutchfield Month ago

      To much Lag time you push a key and it takes 1.5 seconds to get a response

  • Phantom haha
    Phantom haha 3 months ago

    Great, one day everyone would stay on their bed and let the hologram of themselves to go to work.

  • Al Ahmad
    Al Ahmad 3 months ago +1

    Oh hello...

  • rc-wingman
    rc-wingman 3 months ago

    Pest Pornhub XP ever?

  • Crypto Erok
    Crypto Erok 3 months ago

    Surely, they will be manufactured in the USA right Bill Gates? Right? Made in America right?


  • Billposter
    Billposter 3 months ago

    Can't wait for this to evolve into something like the matrix but instead you get to relive your own life from birth till death and all over again, being stuck in this loop. So cool.

  • muhnnad Salem
    muhnnad Salem 3 months ago

    The bird was following her hand and when she went back to the browser, it stopped following her with no command of her . I don't think, this show was real. This whole hologram was controlled not only by her but by someone else as well.

  • Per Qvindesland
    Per Qvindesland 3 months ago

    At 5K for the commercial version then we have to wait for HoloLens 6 before it's starts taking off, by then there will be cheap Chinese knockoff's out competing MS

  • huldu
    huldu 3 months ago

    It looks "okay" but still too cumbersome. They'd need to be actual glasses size for most people to even bother using them in real life. At least this can work unlike VR which again flopped. Never get too greedy and push your crappy products when they aren't even good and consumers aren't interested and developers couldn't care less. Hopefully M$ will learn, which I doubt because they're among the most greedy bastards out there to make a quick buck of idiots.

  • Optic500
    Optic500 3 months ago

    Oculus rift still better than this gimmick. Wireless will never be as powerful as the wired headsets so this will be like oculus quest?

  • eL AxeL
    eL AxeL 3 months ago


  • VanIsleNuckFan
    VanIsleNuckFan 3 months ago

    10 years from now that thing will be a clunky, 1st gen paper weight piece of shit... Awesome


    *BUT CAN IT PLAY C R Y S I S??? No? Okey Cya in a few years.*

  • Paul Brett
    Paul Brett 3 months ago

    There is no practical application for this nonsense. What a bunch of garbage.

  • Green Dholia
    Green Dholia 3 months ago +1

    damn that looks bulky, it looks like the ipod classic did when it first came out

  • SABaruj
    SABaruj 3 months ago

    i cannot wait to enter the matrix now

  • Ben Hansen
    Ben Hansen 3 months ago

    I'm from the future, and you ain't seen nothing yet!

  • Alex C
    Alex C 3 months ago +1

    The perfect recipe = HoloLens + Tesla Suit + Pornhub

  • Aleksander Jerkovic
    Aleksander Jerkovic 3 months ago

    This is amazing!!!

  • Josh G
    Josh G 3 months ago

    This should be the norm by now..

  • MindDrift
    MindDrift 3 months ago

    I predict the future. We will mix this and the Tesla suit to perfection to the point that VR and reality will be indistinguishable! Then we will all get bored after a hundred years, our planet will be on the brink of destruction, our bodies will be rendered useless so we will create a new VR! one where life is the way it used to be. We will create the ultimate simulation for mankind. We will all enter into the blank space program and look around...
    First things first...

    *let there be light*

  • Victor Marsi
    Victor Marsi 3 months ago +2

    The hologram has very low fps... I want to see 60 or more

    • Twoface698
      Twoface698 3 months ago

      I think it stutters less on when you have the device on your head and move stuff around. The lag may be caused by the data being send from the headset of the presenter to the camera which may cause delay for the camera

    • Samuel Alvarez-Galan
      Samuel Alvarez-Galan 3 months ago

      @ridley869 Well it is going to better in a few years 6 years from now there will be 4k VR or 8KVR - Haptix Suits and Gloves, A Haptix Treadmill and more

    • ridley869
      ridley869 3 months ago +3

      want this, want that. How about you appreciate what is here right now? *smh*

  • MindDrift
    MindDrift 3 months ago

    I thought of this 10 years ago. Complete with eye tracking, screens and I imagined being in a classroom with a teacher yet in reality your just in your room. I thought of swordfighting games and more. I combined it with what is now called the Tesla suit so that you can FEEL pressure, heat, cold, pain. I thought of it all. Ten years ago when I was 16. BUT...I don't have a lick of knowledge in the computer engineering department or graphic designer, ect. But hey...I have a good imagination lol I'm just glad my lack of knowledge hasn't hindered the world because others out there that are more capable than me thought of the same thing! Woohoo!

  • Hush Mode
    Hush Mode 3 months ago

    Yu gi oh coming soon

  • Silvano Tononi
    Silvano Tononi 3 months ago

    I'll buy 10 but bring it to the barber .. please


    1:40 when you realize youtube is better at captioning than you !

  • Syke Throne
    Syke Throne 3 months ago

    Congrats. We all invented this I. Our minds, collective. They're just the ones having to do it:)

  • danis wara
    danis wara 3 months ago

    This technology won't become big unless a game developer use it to make a spectacular, Era changing game

  • Kadesh Hendricksen
    Kadesh Hendricksen 3 months ago

    So the rich have all this convenience and then call everyone without it lazy, while also using the tech to spy on and steal from us. Now you all know at least. This isn't new for them they are only just now telling you. They gaslighted and killed to keep all this tech they are developing a secret.

  • winarttee
    winarttee 3 months ago

    This is dangerous, what if you forget that you're in the real world or forget that you're in a VR world ?

    • Pock Suppet
      Pock Suppet 3 months ago

      black mirror: here you have 5 million dollar

  • Kadesh Hendricksen
    Kadesh Hendricksen 3 months ago

    The only thing they've used if for so far is selling voyeurs access to watch your children real time through Facebook connected apps. I bet it wouldn't be too difficult to go on the dark web and find the sites offering that access.