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Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 VR Reference Headset Announced

02/21/2018, The new Snapdragon 845 processor from Qualcomm is going to power a lot more than just Android flagship smartphones this year. Qualcomm today announced a Snapdragon 845 virtual reality headset reference design, it’s powered by the company’s...

PlayStation VR Price Cut To $199 In New Sony Promotion

02/15/2018, If you’ve been meaning to pick up the PlayStation VR headset and weren’t able to when it was discounted over the holiday season last year, you’ll be happy to find out that Sony is now running a new promotion in which the PlayStation VR...

eMagin Exec Claims That Apple Did Not Invest In The Company

02/13/2018, A couple of days ago it was reported that Apple along with LG and Valve had apparently invested in a company called eMagin that specializes in creating microdisplays for augmented reality/virtual reality headsets. This was based on a US Securities...


Walmart Gets Serious About Virtual Reality With New Acquisition

02/06/2018, Walmart seems to be hoping that virtual reality will someday transform how we shop online and even in brick-and-mortar stores. That’s why the company wants to be ready when that happens. To that end, it has reportedly acquired a virtual reality...

Leaked Oculus Go Box Reveals Availability Of 1,000 VR Apps

02/04/2018, Oculus confirmed last year that it’s going to launch a standalone virtual reality headset called Oculus Go. The headset wouldn’t require a PC or smartphone to function as all of the components required to power virtual reality experiences will...

Survey Finds More Developers Interested In VR Than Xbox Or Mobile

01/25/2018, A recent survey conducted during the Game Developers Conference has found that there is an increasing number of developers who are interested in developing virtual reality titles (VR). According to the survey, interest in VR is said to be at 33%, putting...

Plex VR On Daydream Launched

01/24/2018, Plex has launched a new way to consume your locally-stored media content and that too in virtual reality. It has announced the launch of Plex VR on Google’s Daydream virtual reality headset today. The good news is that the base package doesn’t...

HTC Vive And World Economic Forum Will Create Change With AR/VR

01/22/2018, The VR/AR for Impact initiative was launched by HTC at the World Economic Forum last year. The $10 million program aims to drive virtual reality and augmented reality content to create positive impact and change in support of the United Nation’s...

Nintendo Still Not Interested In Pursuing Virtual Reality For Now

01/14/2018, Many companies out there are starting to explore concepts like virtual reality (VR), such as Sony as we have seen with the PlayStation VR. However it seems that Nintendo isn’t quite ready to jump on that bandwagon just yet, claiming that the technology...

Lenovo Mirage Solo: Standalone VR Headset

01/09/2018, It was just announced, Lenovo just launched a standalone VR headset powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon VR platform, a powerful; solution that does not require a phone to be inserted into the headset. It is much better than a phone-based solution because...

Oculus Partners With Xiaomi To Make The Oculus Go Headset

01/08/2018, [CES 2018] Last year Oculus announced their plans for a standalone VR headset called the Oculus Go. One of the highlights of the headset is that it did not require a PC or a smartphone, and could be powered by itself. Now at CES 2018, Oculus has announced...