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Over 2 mln VR headsets to ship in 2016

Tuesday 13 December 2016 | 14:15 CET | News
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VR headset shipments will exceed 2 million units worldwide in 2016, according to a report by Canalys. This number is forecast to grow to 20 million by 2020. The lion's share of 2016 shipments are basic VR headsets that rely on other devices, generally being tethered by cable to a desktop PC. Shipments of smart VR headsets, which can function independently, will reach over 100,000 units. These estimates only include VR headsets with integrated displays, so exclude simple viewers, such as Samsung's Gear VR and Google's Daydream View, which are also shipping in the millions. As expected, Sony

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