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Facebook to launch wireless VR headset

Friday 14 July 2017 | 13:58 CET | News
Facebook is working on an Oculus Rift wireless VR headset which will ship in 2018 at USD 200, according to Bloomberg.com. Code-named 'Pacific,' Facebook's new headset is designed to bridge the gap between existing cheap headsets that turn smartphones into VR players (like Samsung's USD 130 Gear VR) and fixed high-end VR headsets that connect to high-end PCs. The new product would be unveiled later in 2017 and will represent a new category. Oculus plans to pick China's Xiaomi and its network of contract manufacturers to produce the new headset for global distribution, people familiar with the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / Oculus / Qualcomm / Samsung / Xiaomi
Countries: World
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