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GoPro Debuts Final Version of VR Player 2.3 With Major Changes


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<div class=”wpb_content_element separator transparent center “> GoPro today dropped the final version of its mainstay 360 VR player, version 2.3. The new player has quite a list of new features. GoPro continues to upgrade and improve its trove of VR products.</div>
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<h2>GoPro VR Player 2.3</h2>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>Today we are happy to publish the final version of GoPro VR Player 2.3!
This new update brings a couple new features and some bug fixes.</span>
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<h3>What’s new?</h3>
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<h4>Menu Bar</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>A brand new menu bar with all sorts of useful options and settings has been added. The keyboard shortcuts are also visible in the menu bar.</span>
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<h4>Facebook 360 video as input</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>Many customers wanted the support of Facebook 360 3:2 cubemap videos in GoPro VR Player. This is now possible with this new release.</span>
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<h4>Loop toggle</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>We’ve added a loop toggle to change the way a playlist or a file is looped. You can loop a playlist, a single file or deactivate the loop.</span>
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<h4>Add some momentum to direction change</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>With this new release, pan and keypress actions add some momentum to direction change. This option can be deactivated in the General settings.</span>
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<h4>Extract a print of the viewport to best quality</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>A new print screen option is now available and called “Print Screen HQ”.
With Ctrl+Alt+P or Cmd+Alt+P a snapshot of the viewport is registered in the highest quality. The snapshot size is linked to current pixel density of the view.</span>
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<h4>The file browser points to the latest opened folder</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>In this version, we decided to use by default the latest opened folder when selecting Open Media.</span>
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<h4>OpenVR SDK version 1.0.6</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>OpenVR is an API and runtime that allows access to VR hardware from multiple vendors without requiring that applications have specific knowledge of the hardware they are targeting.</span>
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<h4>Adobe Premiere Plugin Update</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>We have continued work on the plugin and added a way to restore the player once exited.</span></div>
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<h4>Known Issue</h4>
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<span class=”custom_font_holder”>Possible crashes with the DirectShow backend when some video codecs are missing. More information here: <a href=”http://www.kolor.com/wiki-en/action/view/GoPro_VR_Player_-_Video_decoding#Windows”>GoPro VR Player – Video decoding for Windows</a>.</span></div>
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