One of the many things announced this year at CES was HTC’s new Vive Pro, that brings their VR headset into a higher resolution with enhanced hardware, taking the next big step into the world of VR. The new headset will support a resolution of 2880×1600 via dual OLED displays,
PlayStation VR had a quietly successful 2017, evidenced by robust sales figures and an even stronger slate of software. In fact, given our concerns at the start of 2017, the past 12 months proved more positive for the peripheral than we could have possibly ever imagined – and on the
There’s no pricing yet for the Vive Pro, but it’s bound to be expensive—the existing version is $600. For consumers uninterested in shelling out that kind of money to experience “presence,” companies including Lenovo and Oculus VR have important news of their own.Working with Google, Lenovo announced at CES a
Oculus, the company responsible for kickstarting the $2 billion virtual reality marketplace, knows virtual reality is not the future. As its engineers pour millions of Facebook's dollars into the second generation of VR headsets, the company's head of research, Michael Abrash, is preparing for a world where augmented reality dominates
Virtual reality headsets aren’t cheap. Facebook’s (FB) Oculus Rift and HTC’s Vive sell for $400 and $600, respectively, and you still need a powerful PC with a dedicated graphics chip to run them.
Microsoft (MSFT) wants to change that with its Windows Mixed Reality software, which runs on a number of
Sales of Sony’s PlayStation VR headset have surpassed 2m units, the company said on Thursday, making it the top seller in what remains a sluggish market for virtual reality.By December 3, Sony said it had also sold 70.6m PlayStation 4 consoles since the gaming platform was launched in 2013, maintaining
By themselves, the HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift create self-contained, fully digital virtual reality spaces, but the new ZED mini attachment adds an augmented reality twist. It sits on the front of a Rift or a Vive, feeding in a view of the real world that can be mixed
You can explore a virtual gravity-defying world, or you can shoot zombies and blast killer robots if that's more to your liking.
If there's one thing holding VR back today, it's that you're pretty much stuck in a small place, unable to explore the virtual worlds you're in. But Zero Latency's
Sony has announced a pair of enticing hardware deals to headline its Black Friday week sales.The PlayStation VR headset will cost as little as $299.99 in the United States, which is the best price we’ve ever seen for the virtual reality add-on.The bundle, which is usually priced at $399.99 will
What: Playstation continues its “Two Worlds” PS VR ad campaign with an immersive look at The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR.Who: Sony Playstation, BBH New YorkWhy we care: While virtual reality is still a bit of a curiosity to many people, perhaps the biggest potential many see for it is in
For a long time, virtual reality was the preserve of geeks and techophiles looking to show off that they owned the latest hi-tech gadgets. However, that has begun to change with VR looking set to become mainstream in 2018 as prices fall and VR content improves through channels such as
HTC is one of the biggest names in virtual reality, thanks mainly to their excellent HTC Vive headset. The HTC Vive has remained a favorite among enthusiasts for quite a while and even experienced steady price dropping since its release. As some may know, the Vive was produced in collaboration