Complete Guide to VR for SketchUp

What is Virtual Reality (VR)?

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Imagine if you could experience and feel something, an object or a space, that doesn't exist yet. That is the power of Virtual Reality.

VR is a multi-sensory computer simulated visual environment in which we can immerse ourselves and interact.

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Why is VR useful?

With a VR headset, you can take a tour of your SketchUp model in 1:1 scale. This makes you feel as walking inside your 3D model, thus helping you to foresee the model during its development phase. Learn More

  • Improve your design experience

Your entire design process experience is enchanced and ideas are put in focus.

  • Better spatial judgements

Identifying mistakes and fix problems in time and determine if your design is true to scale.

  • Interactive design presentation

Decision making is fast and simple as clients already experience the model through VR, thus reducing the cost of post construction alterations.

  • Improves client decision making

Decision making is fast and simple as clients already experience the model through VR, thus reducing the cost of post construction alterations.

Introducing Google Cardboard for SketchUp

The Google Cardboard is an affordable Virtual Reality headset. It is an easy to use, compact tool that enables you to immerse yourself in SketchUp models and explore them closely.

You're just one step away from experiencing virtual reality on your smartphone.

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2016 - The beginning of VR

The Oculus Rift was released to the public on March 2016, making Virtual Reality the tech trend of this year. It is the first premium invention that made VR accessible and applicable in many areas of life and many others like Samsung's Gear VR and HTC Vive followed the wave.

In 2016, we will keep exploring how the industries of 3D and Virtual Reality have built a strong connection with clients by helping to better understand their emotions and needs, making 3D models more immersive and interactive. Kubity for SketchUp

Oculus for SketchUp

The Oculus Rift has enormous possibilites when it comes to exploring Sketchup models in Virtual Reality. In just a couple of months, you will be able to explore your SketchUp models in a 1:1 scale with just the click of a button.

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