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Facebook-owned Oculus unveiled the first all-in-one virtual reality (VR) headset at Oculus Connect 5. Called Oculus Quest, it is the first all-in-one VR gaming system with wireless connectivity, enabling the enthusiasts to move freely in all directions. Oculus Quest is equipped with greater features than Oculus Rift and standalone property of Oculus Go. The comprehensive headset is slated to release in spring 2019 and will be available for $399. “This is the VR experience everyone’s been waiting for,” said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook ...
Apple looks set to throw its competition beyond voice computing wars as the company aims to have a great lead in the virtual reality field. Apple is planning to release a headset more powerful than anything we have ever seen in virtual reality by 2022. Some tech experts are struggling to believe this, however. CNET reports that Apple is not limiting itself to virtual reality alone. The company is aiming to produce a headset that can handle both VR and AR, referred to as combination mixed reality by Microsoft. Much details of the proj...
HTC Vive Focus has been unveiled officially for the global market by HTC. This was done at the 2018 Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco. The VR headset, which has been available in China since last year is a standalone virtual reality unit that runs on its built-in VR platform referred to as Vive wave. It has access to downloading games and apps through Viveport content store, not Google play store as previously thought. Vive Focus developer’s kit is currently available through a dedicated portal for only registered deve...
Facebook will reportedly launch the standalone VR (virtual reality) headset, Oculus Go during its annual developer conference, f8 scheduled on May 1st in San Jose, CA. Oculus Go has a single setup hardware and is worth $199. It is intentionally positioned to fill the void between Oculus Rift & Samsung Gear VR and to attract people towards artistic virtual reality. The VR technology pioneer, Oculus announced its first standalone headset during Oculus Connect 4, held in October 2017. Subsequently, at the CES this year, Hugo Barra, ...
We live in a world where people like enjoying imaginative objects floating around them instead of unraveling the mysteries of nature. This sudden craze for graphically designed visions has led to the immense popularity of virtual reality. Taking into consideration these demands, even tech giants put their teams to work on the development of the same. This led to the innovation of VR headsets. Now a majority of people crave to own a VR headset to experience this novelty or simply as a status symbol. Whatsoever the intention might be, t...
Virtual reality seems like an absolutely appealing piece of technology as it takes us into the world where we can forget the people and happenings around us for a while. Not only this, but it just makes every video related experience worth remembering. It takes us to the place in the video and gives us the impression that we are a part of it. Such a practice ensures more involvement of the individual which provides better results. Considering the fact that VR headsets are a trend now, various companies are putting their team to work t...
Oculus Rift, Google Daydream View (after  Google cardboard), HTC Vive, Samsung Gear, PlayStation VR and even more advanced Microsoft HoloLens and Magic LeapOne are some of the top VR headsets you can take away to get ultimate VR experience. But be sure about where to drop your hard earned penny. Best Virtual Reality headsets To help you swift in the nascent Virtual world, we have here outlined the potential of some of the best VR headsets, describing their noted specs, comparing them in terms of the cutting-edge features and showi...
Due to hectic lifestyle patterns, various gaming mediums are focusing on developing portals which keep the human body active. Certain video games like Pokémon Go, Dance Dance Revolution, and WiiFit try to cater to such fitness needs. But none of these fulfill the purpose as well as gym equipment might. With this in mind, a German startup dubbed Icaros has come up with a fitness device which makes working out a fun activity. The Icaros fitness device provides a virtual reality experience which allows the user to exercise while enjoying...
Question On Oculus VR I’m in love with my VR headset, I really am. I pre-booked my Oculus VR as soon as it was available and recently it got delivered to me. To say I’ve been overwhelmed since would be a matter of understatement. I absolutely enjoy spending my free hours with this gadget indulging into the virtual world. The gaming experience is fantastic. Everything has been fine until I started experiencing motion sickness. Sometimes, even when I’m not using VR, I feel dizzy out of the blues. Is it just me, or everyone ex...
If you’ve ever wished to use a high-powered, immersive gadget to explore various tropical islands altogether in an hour, live underwater without those hefty oxygen cylinders and slippery diving suit, or jump into a battle with zombies, this is your chance. The Oculus Rift VR headset is neither the first-born of the big daddy of new age technology, nor it is the first and only VR gear to hit the market. The title for first entry has been secured by Samsung Gear VR since what it feels like ages and, of course, there are the others who ...