Apple Headset

Apple to Launch Second-Generation AR/VR Headset by 2025: Kuo

Apple may release its second-generation AR/VR headset by the first half of 2025. Although Apple has yet to formally announce its plans to introduce a mixed reality device into its catalogue, a second iteration may offer high-end configurations as well as an entry-level price option. TF International Securities' Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has had his...

Apple’s AR/VR Headset Predicted to Launch in January 2023: Kuo

According to a recent analysis of the VR/AR headset industry from TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the upcoming launch of Apple's mixed reality (MR) headset will disrupt the entire space and spur competition. Meta, which has historically led the AR/VR movement, is reportedly reining in spending on hardware due to the economic recession. As...

Apple’s AR Glasses Expected to Launch in 2024

Apple's long-rumoured AR glasses are expected to be announced in late 2024, according to Haitong Intl Tech Research analyst Jeff Pu. News of the AR glasses comes off the increasing news that Apple's mixed-reality headset may arrive next year. In a research note obtained by 9to5Mac, Pu claims that Luxshare will retain its place as...

Apple Trademark Filings for ‘realityOS’ Point to Possible Mixed Reality Announcement at WWDC

Details found within trademark filings for "realityOS," the operating system for Apple's long-rumoured mixed reality headset, point to a possible announcement at the company's upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), slated for June 6-10, as noted by @Parker Ortolani (via MacRumors). https://twitter.com/ParkerOrtolani/status/1530731346716409864 Two separate trademark filings for realityOS that were submitted on December 8, 2021, have...

Jony Ive-Designed Apple Headset to Reportedly Feature 14 Cameras

A new report today by The Information has shared some additional details about Apple’s highly-anticipated AR/VR headset, which the company reportedly previewed to its board members last week (via MacRumors). According to the publication, Apple’s forthcoming mixed-reality headset will feature 14 cameras to enable "lifelike avatars with accurate facial expressions.” The report adds that "incorporating...

Apple’s Rumoured Mixed Reality Headset Reportedly Delayed Until 2023

While earlier reports have suggested that Apple’s widely rumoured mixed reality headset would be released in late 2022, analyst Jeff Pu of Haitong International Securities has today claimed that the product may be delayed until 2023 (via 9to5Mac). While noting that Apple is likely to sell something between 1 million and 1.5 million units of its...

Apple to Reportedly Include Micro OLED Displays in Upcoming AR/VR Headset

Last month, a report had claimed that Apple’s upcoming AR/VR headset will feature two micro OLED panels for the primary displays, and now, a new report by ET News is also suggesting that Apple’s mixed-reality headset will feature advanced micro OLED displays (via MacRumors). In the past, veteran Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has also noted that micro OLED displays will...

Apple’s VR/AR Headset Software to Run ‘rOS’, Codenamed ‘Oak’

Alongside a handful of predictions for new Apple products in 2022, Bloomberg‘s reliable Mark Gurman has also shared some new details regarding Apple’s upcoming VR/AR headset software in this week’s edition of his Power On newsletter. Codenamed N301, Apple will be announcing its highly anticipated mixed-reality headset in 2022, said Gurman. He continued that Apple’s VR/AR...