Sixense and Vive Studios launch updated MakeVR Pro with added precision

3D Printing Industry

Teaming virtual reality (VR) with computer aided design (CAD), MakeVR enables 3D printing from a HTC Vive headset. After listening to feedback from its users, developers Sixense and Vive Studios have now released MakeVR Pro. 3D Software Amir Rubin HTC HTC Vive Joel Breton MakeVR MakeVR Pro Sixense Virtual Reality Vive Studios vrThe first generation of the application was launched March 2017.

MakeVR’s virtual workshop lets you get hands-on with 3D modeling

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HTC VIVE and Sixense yesterday launched MakeVR: a brand new VR-CAD tool to give designers an immersive 3D modeling experience. We’re excited to have been directly incorporated into MakeVR, enabling users to bring their creations to life by directly uploading and printing them via Shapeways!

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HTC launches MakeVR to turn Vive into 3D printing VR design tool


Following this trend, HTC has today released the MakeVR app for its HTC Vive VR headset. Since advanced VR technology became widely available to consumers a few years ago, the immersive virtual environments it presents have been exploited mostly for gaming and other entertainment purposes.