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AR/VR headset market up 9.4% in Q3

Wednesday 5 December 2018 | 11:42 CET | News
The combined augmented reality (AR)/virtual reality (VR) headset market grew 9.4 percent year over year in Q3, according to data from IDC. The VR headset market returned to growth in Q3 after four consecutive quarters of decline and now makes up 97 percent of the combined market. Global shipments for VR headsets reached 1.9 million units in the quarter, up 8.2 percent from Q3 2017, as extensive discounts on existing products and interest in new ones led to shipment gains in both the consumer and commercial markets.

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