Rochester, NY – July 29, 2008 – Vuzix Corporation is excited to release the VR920 Version 2.2 Software, expanding the number of VR920 virtual reality supported titles to 62. The v2.2 software provides the user with superior 3D visual quality and compatibility with virtually any graphics card on a 32-bit Windows XP or Vista system. The 11 new titles include:
• Halo: Combat Evolved
• Lord of the Rings Online
• Far Cry
• Falcon 4.0
• Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
• EverQuest II
• Final Fantasy XI
• Spore: Creature Creator
• Quake Wards
• X-Plane 9.0
Additionally, v2.2 software upgrade includes Vuzix 3D Stereoscopy and/or head-tracking expanded support for 20 previously supported games. These titles include:
• Call of Duty (multiple titles)
• Roller Coaster Tycoon 3
• Doom 3
• Quake 4
• Half-Life (multiple titles)
• Team Fortress 2
• The Ship
• Dark Messiah
• Garry’s Mod
For a complete list of titles, please visit www.vuzix.com.
“We are pleased to see our customers’ recommendations becoming a reality,” said Paul Travers, President of Vuzix Corporation. “With our list of supported titles continuing to grow, the VR920 has become the video eyewear of choice for gamers worldwide,” added Travers.
Additionally, Vuzix has distributed the over 800 Software Developers’ Kits the developer community.
“Due to this phenomenal level of interest in Vuzix virtual reality products, the available customer experiences continue to grow,” said Vuzix Product Manager Ron Haidenger. “VR920 users will have more and more compatible titles from some of the world’s largest developers,” added Haidenger.
The new iWear VR920 v2.2 software is shipping in new iWear® VR920 orders and is available as a free download from www.vuzix.com for all existing iWear® VR920 customers.
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About Vuzix Corporation.
Vuzix Corporation manufactures personal display devices for the entertainment, defense and medical markets. Vuzix products provide users with a portable and private big screen experience that delivers tactical information in the defense markets, big screen mobile entertainment in the consumer markets and low vision assist in the medical markets. The company is revolutionizing the mobile display industry and aims to continue to create products that enrich the lives of its customers. Vuzix has won six CES Innovations Awards since 2005, the 2006 Frost & Sullivan Technology Innovation of the Year Award for European Mobile & Wireless services and has been named the 12th fastest growing privately held company in Rochester, NY by the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a privately held company with offices in Rochester, NY and Tokyo, Japan. For more information, please visit: www.vuzix.com.
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