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Global AR/VR headset sales up 25.5% in Q2

Thursday 7 September 2017 | 11:12 CET | News
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The worldwide augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headset market saw shipments increase to 2.1 million in the second quarter, up 25.5 percent year on year, according to data from IDC. Virtual reality products made up more than 98 percent of the combined AR/VR market with screenless viewers accounting for over half of all headset shipments during the quarter while tethered VR headsets captured 43 percent, up from 34 percent in the previous quarter. Although overall volumes dipped slightly from Q1, recent price cuts on existing products and announced plans for new products are

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Companies: Facebook / HTC / Oculus / Samsung / Sony / TCL
Countries: World
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