Dell Visor headset is coming in October for $350 and up

Dell’s first virtual reality headset is coming this fall. It’s called the Dell Visor, and it’s a $350 head mounted display with two 1440 x 1440 pixel LCD display panels, built-in sensors that offer 6 degrees of freedom, a cushioned adjustable strap, and a flip-up display that makes it easy to leave virtual reality for […]

Samsung Exynos VR standalone headset prototype revealed

Samsung already offer a virtual reality headset in the form of the Samsung Gear VR. But that headset is basically a high-tech holder for a Samsung smartphone, which supplies the display and processing power. The company’s been working on a standalone headset that doesn’t require you to dock and undock your phone every time you […]

Pico Goblin VR headset has the guts of a premium smartphone (from last year)

Pico has been showing off standalone virtual headsets with smartphone-like hardware since last year. Now the company is getting ready to ship a new model called the Pico Goblin. It features a 5.5 inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 16GB of eMMC 5.1 storage. It’s basically […]

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835-based VR kit includes eye-tracking, hand-tracking, and more

Right now there are pretty much two types of virtual reality headsets. There are some that connect to a PC to deliver high-performance graphics and motion sensing, enabling “six degrees of freedom” by letting you walk around a room and interact with virtual environments. The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive are prime examples. The other […]

Nokia-branded Android phones coming in 2017 for what it’s worth (not much)

Nokia was one of the biggest players in the cellphone space for a long time, but the company struggled to compete when smartphones started to take over the market. The company eventually stopped developing its own operating system and switch to Windows before selling its phone division to Microsoft in 2014. Nokia’s legacy sort of […]

Nokia Android phones and tablets are coming… but won’t be built by Nokia

Nokia-branded smartphones and tablets are coming. The company has announced that it will license its name and intellectual property to a new company called HMD global Oy, which will have the rights to build and sell products using the Nokia name for the next 10 years. HMD plans to produce Android smartphones and tablets, and […]