Google Daydream’s experimental new features include smartphone apps in VR, 6 degrees of freedom

Google jumped into virtual reality in a low-cost, low-key way a few years ago when the company introduced Cardboard: a platform that literally let you put a smartphone into a cardboard headset to experience 360-degree videos and other basic VR content. The company stepped things up a bit in 2016 with the launch of the […]

Lenovo Mirage Solo standalone Daydream headset launches for $400

The first standalone virtual reality headset compatible with Google’s Daydream platform is here. After unveiling the Lenovo Mirage Solo in January, Google and Lenovo have announced that it’s now available for purchase for $400. That would probably be a lot more exciting if Facebook’s Oculus Go standalone VR headset hadn’t hit the streets this week […]

Lenovo Mirage Solo is a $400 Daydream VR headset (no phone required)

The first virtual reality headset based on Google’s new Daydream standalone platform is coming. Lenovo has unveiled the Mirage Solo, a headset with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage, and a 5.5 inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel LCD display with a 75 Hz refresh rate and a 110 degree field […]