What 90-Year-Olds Think Of Virtual Reality [Video]

What 90-Year-Olds Think Of Virtual Reality [Video]

A grandmother tries out the Oculus Rift headset and provides a commentary of the immersive experience.

Emma Hutchings
  • 18 april 2013

A 90-year-old woman was recently handed an Oculus Rift to try out, and her experience with it was recorded. Paul Rivot’s grandmother is seen wearing the virtual reality headset and testing out a demo featuring the beautiful landscape of Tuscany.

The Magic Of Virtual Reality Wins Over Grandma [Video]

The test run of the experience immerses her in the wonders of a computer generated world. Her play-by-play commentary is priceless and charming, providing us all with a renewed appreciation for how much technology has changed in one person’s lifetime.

The video of her engaging with realistic virtual reality for the first time using the headset designed for gaming has received over one million views on YouTube. You can check out her reaction to the new technology below:


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