After Apple released the iOS 17.2 update in a trial manner, it announced that the update includes the “Spatial Video Capture” feature. Through this feature, you will be able to record video clips and watch them through glasses The upcoming mixed reality Vision Pro. Follow this article with us, and we will share with you all the information about the spatial video capture feature and how you can use it.

From, a screenshot of the app showing a video of apple Vision pro, highlighting the spatial video capture target.

What is Spatial Video Capture?

A new option has been included in the Settings app called Spatial Video Capture. Apple explained that this feature will allow you to record videos at 1080p at a rate of 30 frames per second.

From, a screenshot of the video capture app featuring Apple Vision Pro's spatial video capture feature.

Video clips that support this feature are shot through the two upper cameras on the iPhone 15 Pro when held horizontally.

Apple then added that the best way you can use this feature is to place your iPhone in landscape orientation and make sure it is installed. She confirmed that a one-minute video will occupy a storage space equal to 130 MB.

Apple also commented that this feature is ideal if you want to capture precious moments in XNUMXD with great depth via Vision Pro.

From, A person holds a smartphone to capture video of a room using spatial capture.

But you should know that if you try the new feature, you will not notice a big difference between a spatial video clip and a regular video, and the reason is that it displays XNUMXD only in Apple Glass, but you can start capturing spatial video in order to obtain a content library that you can watch when it is released. VisionPro.

For your information, Apple announced last September that the new iPhone 15 Pro will support spatial video capture. In addition to the ability to watch all the videos you want through Vision Pro glasses, which announced their release date at the beginning of 2024.

If you want to try shooting videos with the new feature. All you have to do is download the iOS 17.2 Beta 2 update and install it on your device, that is, of course, if you have the intention of buying the $3500 Apple Glasses.

From, A man and woman play guitar in front of a TV screen, capturing spatial video with iPhone 15 Pro.

How does spatial video capture work?

This feature works using the True Depth camera system of the iPhone 15 Pro. This system is used to create a XNUMXD map of the space surrounding the camera.

When you record a video using this feature, your phone records all the spatial data, in addition to the usual video footage. When shooting such videos, you can move the phone to shoot from all sides. In addition to the ability to click on the screen to make the lens larger or smaller.

From, a man stands in front of a large screen with two cameras, taking advantage of spatial video capture.


How to use spatial video capture

From, a phone with a red arrow pointing to the camera and spatial video capture.

  1. Open the Camera app.
  2. Click on the button to switch to video mode.
  3. Tap the Spatial Video capture button.
  4. When a circular icon appears around the video capture button, this means the feature is turned on.
  5. You can adjust the feature's settings through the Camera app. Click on the icon in the upper left corner, then go to Video Settings.

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What do you think of the spatial video capture feature? Do you find it useful, and do you have any intention of purchasing Vision Pro? Tell us in the comments.



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