Nov 18, 201512 – Shoppers of home furnishings now have the power to explore the world’s finest furniture showrooms online in an interactive virtual tour and then bring those furnishings to life in their home with our patent-pending 3D hologram.
The 360 degree augmented reality experience is made possible by a partnership between GSO360 and Powerball Technologies.
Using Google Maps Street View technology, Showroom™ by GSO360 immerses shoppers in an interactive 360-degree virtual tour that can transport them into the world’s finest furniture showrooms.
Subsequently, users can pick out their favorite furniture piece and instantly transport it from the showroom into their living room through a powerful tablet tool called Ög™ by Powerball Technologies, which uses augmented reality technology to overlay 3D objects into real space in real time.
“We are thrilled about the partnership,” says Glenn Sheridan of GSO360. “More importantly, we are delighted about the seamless sales-driven user experience the partnership creates. We are like the Ying and Yang of digital technology services for the furniture industry and together create a powerful solution.”
“What sets Powerball Technologies apart is the high quality of 3D imaging produced to stunning photo-realistic perfection and with real-life attributes. You can almost feel the furniture in the room with you,” says Edwin Padilla of Powerball Technologies.
Today’s shopper wants to research their product and make an informed purchase online and on their own terms. There is no question that once you see a fine piece of furniture in your home, you’ll have the confidence to make the purchase right there and then.
Now you can give your customers exactly what they want.