Lens is an innovative communication solution made for Microsoft HoloLens 1 and 2. It brings a new dimension to industrial communication utilizing the power of high definition video and audio built into the HoloLens. Lens by Bouvet eliminate the need for traveling to remote locations, so inspections and site visits can be completed fast and secure. It is a multi-participant solution, enabling multiple HoloLens’ and desktop/mobile participants to join the call and communicate securely across borders. It has been used to complete commissioning processes hosting participants from all over Europe in a single call. Lens is built with simplicity in mind. It is focused on productivity for the user and does not require an account creation or sign-in for trial use. In addition, Lens by Bouvet is made modular, and can easily be integrated to your own HoloLens application. Contact us for more information about integration at firstname.lastname@example.org. Download the application and visit us on www.joinlens.com today! Contact us for licensing options at email@example.com. Getting started - Download Lens by Bouvet on your HoloLens 1 or 2. - Launch Lens on your HoloLens. - Press 'Create' in the HoloLens application, and enter the code displayed on www.joinlens.com to start video calling. Pricing Lens can be licensed and used as a stand alone application. Price will vary depending on the size and needs of your company, so contact us for all price and sales inquiries. Lens is made to be a customizable application that you can, upon request, license and integrate into your own mixed reality applications. We are flexible and can setup the backend servers in your own environment if requested. Trial We offer a free trial to our customers. With ease of use in mind our customers should be able to test the solution, without the need of contacting us. A total of 2 hours (120 minutes) of video calls, can be used in the trial period. We tie our trial to the e-mail account that downloads the application from the Microsoft store for HoloLens. Known bugs - Both HoloLens app and www.joinlens.com needs to be at version 1.3 for annotations to work. Update app from store and hard refresh www.joinlens.com. - Pausing application to desktop, while in a call will result in a frozen video on web. End call and create a new one to refresh HoloLens video. - If not properly closing the app using the 'Quit' button, the main menu might not spawn in front of you. In this case restart the HoloLens to properly refresh the app.
What's new in this version
v1.8 - Added settings panel with following options - Poor Network Mode: Reduces bitrate and quality of video feed to better support poor networks. - Persistent Room Code: Saves the room code and re-uses it on every app launch until the option is deselected. - Visible Spatial Mesh: Toggles the visibility of the spatial mesh used in annotations. - Lock Menu after Interaction: Toggles whether tagalong is disabled afte v1.7 - Improved video quality with sharper image and more consistent framerate. - Updated UI with new design and automatic video layout. - Improved error handling with network and access checks. v1.6 - Improved video quality of HoloLens. - Updated WebRTC code. - Replaced sphere annotation with a donut. v1.5 - Improved error handling in areas with bad network. - Improved quality and performance. - UI enhancements. - Removed voice commands as they were causing issues with button interaction. v1.4 - Added support for chat. - Annotation precision improved for higher latency users. - Minor UI enhancements. v1.3 - Added support for receiving free hand drawing. - Added support for receiving colored annotations. - Replaced donut annotation with a sphere. - Minor UI enhancements v1.2 - Fixed errors related to bad requests and network error. - Added more relevant logging.
- Remote Assistance
- Annotate on HoloLens in 3D space
- Screensharing from desktop
- Multiple participants in call
- 120 minutes FREE video calling time
Published byBouvet AS
CopyrightBouvet Norge AS
Developed byBouvet Norge AS
InstallationGet this app while signed in to your Microsoft account and install on up to ten Windows 10 devices.
This product needs to be installed on your internal hard drive.