In advance of the release of the Google Daydream View virtual reality headset in November, the corporate has already launched its Daydream Keyboard app. It’s now to be had to obtain from the Google Play Retailer, nevertheless it can’t be used but till each the headset and the primary Daydream-supported telephones are normally to be had.
The app description is short and really common, pointing out best that the app is “an on-monitor virtual reality keyboard for textual content access in Daydream programs.” It additionally mentions that uninstalling the keyboard app would possibly lead to different Daydream-primarily based apps to not paintings anymore. The outline does now not screen which apps have compatibility, or essential, with the Daydream Keyboard.
The “screenshots” which might be published in the Google Play Retailer hyperlink simply provide an artist’s illustration of what the actual Daydream Keyboard will appear to be in VR. The consumer interface seems like an ordinary QWERTY keyboard, with quantity keys at the left and controls for backspace, input and shut at the proper aspect. A seek bar “floats” on most sensible of the keyboard.
We will have to attend somewhat longer to peer how the Daydream View keyboard in fact appears and operates with its supported headset. Within the intervening time, what do you bring to mind this early take a look at this recent VR app from Google?
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