Canon shared details of its VR video calling platform Kokomo at CES
Canon, one of the most established companies in the photography and video world , has come up with many hardware products in the past years. Canon, which has been developing only hardware products for many years, shared the details of its new products within the framework of CES 2023 held in Las Vegas between January 5th and 8th .
Announcing the Kokomo platform in January 2022, Canon announced that the platform would be available in 2022. The details of Kokomo, which is still not available after 1 year, appeared at CES 2023.
The Kokomo platform, developed by Canon, basically serves as a service that allows you to make video calls with virtual reality technology . Promising a much more realistic experience for virtual reality-oriented video calls, Kokomo; can be used with a Canon camera, virtual reality glasses and a smartphone.
Turning video calls made with virtual reality technology into social meetings, Kokomo offers its users many different locations where they can meet in the virtual world. Let’s add that the locations in Kokomo are real locations and they were recorded with Canon’s EOS R5 camera.
Kokomo’s mobile application can create realistic avatars by scanning the face of its users in detail . The created avatars can be used in video calls within Kokomo. Let’s also mention that Kokomo will gain new locations and features over time. We will continue to keep you informed of developments regarding the Kokomo platform.