Tag Archives: VR

Windows 10 Will Let You Run Desktop Apps on VR Headsets

Microsoft is still polishing up Windows 10’s April 2019 Update, also known as 19H1. In the latest development build, you can now launch desktop (Win32) applications in a Mixed Reality headset’s virtual environment. This feature is part of Insider preview build 18329, which Microsoft announced on February 1, 2019. If you have a Windows Mixed Reality headset, you can now launch… Read More »

VR Is PC Gaming’s Next Crysis Moment: Alienware Boss

HIGHLIGHTS VR is driving great momentum and upgradability, Dell reveals It also believes HDR will be the next big step forward The company has no plans to make new small form factor machines Dell recently revealed its Dell G Series of gaming laptops that poised to take over from its entry-level Inspiron Gaming series. In addition to this, the company… Read More »

PS VR Price Dropped Permanently in US and Europe, No Confirmation for India Yet

Sony has permanently dropped the price of PlayStation VR (PS VR). The PS VR price is now $299.99 in the US (around Rs. 19,500) and 299.99 Euros (close to Rs. 24,200) in Europe. This comes after a flurry of retailer-driven price cuts for the PS4 and PS4 Pro VR headset in the past few months. The company has confirmed… Read More »

Samsung announces Gear VR live partnerships with UFC, X-Games and Live Nation

Samsung has just confirmed it has teamed with UFC, X-Games and Live Nation to stream select live events so fans can enjoy immersive VR broadcasts of their favorite action sports and music events through the Gear VR platform. Users who already own the Gear VR will benefit from the new service called VR Live Pass at no cost.… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi VR Play 2 Headset With New, Softer Fabric Casing Launched

Xiaomi has unveiled its newest VR headset in China – the Mi VR Play 2. The successor of the Mi VR Play comes with a new softer fabric for extra comfort, and will available in the country from April 19. The wearable headset is quite affordable with a price tag of CNY 99 (roughly Rs. 900). Apart from… Read More »

Better Noise Cancellation, Immersive Audio, and VR: The Audio Trends of 2017

The ways in which we have experienced music, and even how it has been recorded and consumed, have changed dramatically, with different formats having created some pretty iconic pieces of paraphernalia over the years. When you’re looking at the headphone segment, there are two different sections of people who you have to cater to, and both have different… Read More »

Samsung Gear VR With Touch Controller Price, Release Date Revealed; Bundled Free With Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders

Alongside the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ launch, the tech giant also gave out more details on the Gear VR headset and its new Touch Controller. First launched at MWC, the new controller is aimed at providing users with convenience while interacting with the user interface in VR apps and games with the help of the headset.… Read More »

Google announces Daydream, a VR platform built into Android

Coming with the final Android N release later this summer is Daydream. This is essentially the name for Google’s new VR platform that will be part of Android itself. Daydream will be the home of VR content inside Android. There will be a Daydream version of the Google Play Store, and it will contain all the VR-ready apps.… Read More »

GoPro unveils new VR video platform and pricing for 360-degree Omni camera rig

GoPro has released a fresh batch of details about its upcoming Omni 360-degree camera rig, as well as its future ambitions in the fast-growing world of VR. The Omni, essentially a frame which holds six GoPro Hero4 Black cameras in all directions, will set buyers back $5,000 (£3,500) – that sounds like a lot, but for professional filmmakers… Read More »