OCZ Technology Group just announced the that the Neural Impulse Actuator (NIA) has begun mass production and that a launch into the channel is imminent. A prototype was debuted last year at CeBIT 2007 which generated a newfound excitement in the global gaming community. The final version of the NIA uses a sleek metal housing, a USB 2.0 interface, and streamlined headband with carbon “dry” interface sensors. Legit Reviews has seen the OCZ Neural Impule Actuator a couple of times while attendingat CES 2008 and CEBIT 2007.
“Advances in hardware and software allow today’s games to offer consumers an exceptional entertainment experience, and we wanted to take the next step by immersing gamers into these environments with the innovative new NIA,” stated Ryan Petersen, CEO of the OCZ Technology Group. “The NIA radically changes the ways that gamers can interact and control elements within games, and can be configured in a matter of minutes for any game that is already published or will be released.”