Leading the XR Revolution
Unity is the most widely used VR development platform, and over 91% of HoloLens experiences are Made with Unity.
Whether it’s VR, AR, or MR, you can count on Unity’s highly optimized rendering pipeline and the rapid iteration capabilities of our Editor to make your XR creative vision a reality.
Why Unity for VR/AR?
Reach the widest possible audience
Unity supports all the latest and greatest platforms. Native support is now available for Oculus Rift, Steam VR/Vive, Playstation VR, Gear VR, Microsoft HoloLens, and Google’s Daydream View.
Super-high frame rates
Thanks to a highly-optimized stereoscopic rendering pipeline and the tools to help you further optimize your content
Rapid iterative development
Make a platform-specific build just like that, tweak some values and build again
Built-in support for numerous platform-specific features
Plus a versatile VR/AR API
Close collaboration with leading device manufacturers
To deliver the best possible VR development experience
Unity extensibility in action
Unity extensibility also allows any third party hardware manufacturer to develop their own plugins and SDKs. You won’t get all the benefits of our highly optimized pipeline, but you can still use Unity to create an impressive VR/AR experience. Third party plugins already available include the Cardboard SDK for Unity, OSVR, MergeVR and Vuforia.
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