Keep using the tools that you love
Build with popular AR and VR development platforms. Use Unity, Unreal, and Vuforia to create mixed-reality experiences, and get built-in HoloLens 2 developer support.
Bring your open-source ideas to life
Get the best of both worlds. HoloLens 2 supports an open API surface and driver model—and Microsoft continues to support open standards such as Khronos and OpenXR.
Design for immersion and interactivity
Reimagine the user experience. HoloLens 2 includes an advanced holographic processing unit (HPU), next-generation sensors and displays, and revolutionary hand and eye tracking.
The ultimate mixed reality device
See why HoloLens 2 offers the most comfortable and immersive mixed reality experience available, enhanced by the reliability, security, and scalability of cloud and AI services from Microsoft.
The leader for cloud app development
Meet your organization’s business challenges with an ever-expanding set of cloud services. Build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network, using your favorite tools and frameworks.
Real-time 3D experiences
Get started with the most widely used real-time 3D platform. Create mixed-reality line of business apps from CAD and BIM design data by pairing Unity’s enhanced benefits with PiXYZ Plugin.
Azure Spatial Anchors
Build cross-platform, spatially aware mixed-reality experiences.
Azure Remote Rendering
Render high-quality interactive content and stream it to your devices in real time.
Azure Object Anchors
Align and anchor 3D content to physical objects.
Code, tutorials, and lessons
The Mixed Reality Academy is a set of online step-by-step tutorials with corresponding project files.
Virtual events and livestreams
Tune in to events, and find online forums or open source projects where HoloLens developers are connecting with each other and building mixed reality apps together.