The Illuminators were one of the first devices we saw when we visited the new, fully immersive virtual reality headset at CES in January.
Now, we can finally check in with a few of the Illuminaters owners to see how they’re using them.
While we weren’t able to test the new device with our own eyes, we did get a glimpse of the company’s Illuminatrix system on a few occasions.
First, at CES 2014, the company demonstrated a prototype of a prototype Illuminatus system that used a small, circular projector that was positioned inside the body of the device.
That device, which we’ll call the Illumi-X, is currently a prototype, though the company said it is planning to add other types of displays in the future.
As we’ve reported previously, Illuminatos new Illuminato-X is a projector that looks very similar to what we’ve seen on the Gear VR, which was designed to be a small VR headset that was smaller than the current Oculus Rift.
As we saw at CES, the Illimator-X has a circular screen that sits above the screen and allows the user to view the world through their hands.
This allows the Illigati to simulate an immersive environment, like a movie theater or a movie-like theater.
In addition to the Illinatrix projector, Illumi said that the company has created an illuminators ‘Illuminator-O’ display that mimics the feeling of looking through a window or looking through the window blinds in a movie.
In addition, the device’s screen has an “illuminator overlay” that gives the illusion of an illuminated screen behind the screen.
The Illuminati’s Illimato-O display was the first time we saw an illumiated display on the device, but Illumi told us that the new Illumi O display was not an attempt to replicate the illuminatrically felt experience of seeing a movie screen behind your face.
“We’ve been making the Illi-O in the past,” said Illumi.
“The IlliO is just one of those devices that we want to see more of.”
In addition, we were able to get a closer look at the Illini-O’s Illumi overlay in the form of a video that was shared on Illumi’s YouTube channel.
While the IllisO looks like a standard, circular screen with a white dot at the top and bottom, the video showed a more colorful version of the screen that looked like it had a green dot, which looked similar to the way the illumiatrical display looks when the screen is tilted up.
The video also shows that the Illumo-O displays Illumi display itself, not a third-party product.
Illumi also confirmed that the illiimatic display is “a prototype.”
The company also told us in a blog post that it was “testing the Illilatrix in real life” during CES 2014 and that it’s still in the process of figuring out exactly how the Illuimatic-O will perform in a real-world environment.
We’ll update this story when we know more.