MOPIC, a South Korean company that specializes in creating glasses-free 3D video, developed Snap3D, a 3D/VR viewer that allows users to enjoy a stereoscopic screen without the use of 3D glasses. The 3D/VR viewer, which comes in the form of a smartphone case, also allows users to play 3D games and capture 3D images. You can use Snap3D as a smartphone screen protector, and when viewing 3D videos, you simply need to attach Snap3D onto the front screen to enjoy the stereoscopic view.
“3D/VR VOD platforms will find no reasons to refuse using the optimized 3D/VR video viewing solution provided by MOPIC,” said a MOPIC representative.
MOPIC’s 3D glasses-free 3D/VR solution, Snap3D allows easy use for numerous 3D/VR video viewers. By applying Snap3D to VOD platforms with a variety of genres in 3D/VR contents, customers can expect unlimited synergy results, reports Business Wire.
The device is being sold in more than 10 countries around the world. By applying MOPIC’s solution to VOD platforms, potential users for the VOD platform can achieved from a large pool of Snap3D users around the world.
“Assured opportunities in applying MOPIC’s solution to VOD platforms will expand the existing limited target market of 3D TV consumers to a larger pool of smartphone consumers and that MOPIC has already prepared plug-ins that are applicable to 3D/VR VOD platforms,” said the representative.
MOPIC has its own 3D/VR video player, the Mplayer3D, and its 3D image capturing application, the Mcamera 3D, and has released 3D games that are available for free on the App Store / Google Play.
The price for the Snap 3D does not exceed $30 USD (on eBay).