Which virtual reality headsets is Hapto compatible with?
PC: Oculus Rift + HMDs running Oculus Runtime
Mobile: Samsung Gear VR and Google Cardboard
Expecting soon: HTC Vive, PlayStation VR
What games and apps does it work with?
Any game from Oculus Store for PC that is playable with keyboard and mouse. No Oculus Touch integration yet. List of mobile apps approved for Hapto will appear soon.
What PC operation system does Hapto work with?
Hapto will support all major Operating Systems including Mac, Windows and Linux by the time devices are shipped.
What about mobile?
Hapto is using a standard web-camera and Bluetooth connection and will be compatible with all Android devices, running on Android 5.0 (Lollipop, API 21) or higher. The full list of compatible devices will become available later. If you are a developer, you can check out our mobile SDK on Developers page.
Will haptic feedback work for all devices?
The list of games and apps that support haptic feedback will appear here soon.
How big is Hapto?
Hapto is a sleek device, that is small enough to fit in your pocket. It is 2.3 in (6 cm) wide, 2.7 in (7 cm) long and 0.4 in (1 cm) thick. It's approximately the size of the palm of an average hand, and extremely light.
How do I charge Hapto?
Hapto is charged via a USB connection. So you could also charge it while you play, whereas that somewhat restricts movement. Hapto provides 4-8 hours of active gaming experience.
HAPTO SETTING KIT
What is the Hapto Setting Kit?
Hapto Setting Kit is a software program that you will be able to download on our website absolutely free. Setting Kit enables you to customize specific features of our device make your PC work with Hapto in the best suitable way for you. This does not require any programming skills, and comes with an easy interface that allows you to map functions from your mouse and keyboard to Hapto. You can also create your own gesture settings or choose from a default controls library that we have prepared to give you the best experience.
What does Hapto offer for developers to help them create?
We will provide device itself and several development tools to help you get started with Hapto. Aside of the SDK, we will have separate channels of communication open only to active developers. We encourage creativity and welcome feedback and input. Only with your help will we be able to bring Hapto to a broad audience. The unique haptic feedback in Hapto enables amazing experiences like never before. Imagine a game, where you actually feel the impact, depending on the speed of your hand. Or create a virtual touch screen in the air, which lets you "feel" the press of a button. Your imagination is the only limit here. Join our community of VR professionals on the Developers page and let’s make it an amazing experience.