Socket

Socket

A Socket is a device with a connector for an Alt that can transmit tracking data using a USB or a radio protocol.
Interfacing between a Socket and an Alt is carried out by a magnetic connector.
As part of its configuration, a Socket can act as a client or as an access point:
Please, read here to learn more about the configuring devices: How to configure Antilatency wireless devices.

Socket types

There are various types of Socket:

Wired USB Socket

A small and lightweight Socket that does not support Antilatency Radio Protocol.

Universal Radio Socket

It’s a small and lightweight Socket that can be used for object tracking and collecting data from other radio devices.

Pico G2 Socket

A wireless Socket custom-designed to fit the shape of the Pico G2 headset.

Bracer

Bracer is a wireless controller for 6DoF hand tracking. Bracer allows the user's hands to remain free while interacting with material objects.

Tag

Tag is a wireless lightweight Socket that can be attached to even a small object because of its small size. Tag has a rechargeable battery and is fully functional while charging.

Socket Reference Design

A development board to create a custom Socket for Alt. You can design your own board using the Reference Design materials provided.
Each Socket has certain functions and application area:
Developers have an opportunity to create a custom Socket using Socket Reference Design.