AR glasses

Apple’s Rumoured AR Glasses Now in Development Stage: Pu

While Apple remains tight-lipped on its mixed reality headset, reports now indicate that the company's AR glasses are entering their development phase. Recently, Haitong Intl Tech Research analyst Jeff Pu said that the AR glasses developed by Apple could reach the market by the latter half of 2024. Pu also claims that Luxshare is onboard...

Qualcomm Introduces All-New Wireless Smart Viewer AR Glasses

Qualcomm has just introduced an update to its earlier smart glasses, the Wireless AR Smart Viewer, featuring a higher-powered chipset and a tethering system that uses Wi-Fi 6 / 6E and Bluetooth to replace the USB-C cable (via The Verge). The new Smart Viewer’s thinner reference design could be used by manufacturers to develop their own...

Facebook Looking to Release its Augmented Reality Glasses in 2024

According to a new report by The Verge, engineers at Meta, formerly Facebook, are racing to deliver the company’s first augmented reality (AR) glasses by 2024 and are already working on a lighter, more advanced version for 2026. CEO Mark Zuckerberg believes AR goggles are a “holy grail” device that will “redefine our relationship with technology.”...

Apple’s AR Glasses Development Has Reportedly Moved into Next Phase

According to a new DigiTimes report, Apple’s widely rumoured augmented reality (AR) glasses prototype has entered the "second phase of development” (via MacRumors). In his latest research note published earlier this week, veteran Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claimed that Apple suppliers are gearing up for an unspecified augmented reality device in 2021. The analyst also...

Apple to Release First AR Headset in 2022, AR Glasses in 2023 [Report]

Citing internal presentations made at Apple’s headquarters, a report by The information is claiming that Apple will be releasing its first augmented reality (AR) headset in 2022, followed by its first pair of AR glasses in 2023 (via The Verge). The report also offers some new details about Apple’s AR headset codenamed N301. According to...

Apple Files Patent for Retinal Hologram Projectors for AR Glasses

Apple has long been rumoured to be working on an augmented reality headset, and a newly published Apple patent may give us a better look at what that headset could end up looking like. [caption id="attachment_306194" align="aligncenter" width="930"] Apple/USPTO[/caption] The patent, which was filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office back in March, establishes...

iOS 13 Code Suggests Apple Developing AR Glasses Codenamed ‘Garta’

Code found in an internal build of iOS 13 suggests Apple is continuing work on its AR headset. [caption id="attachment_292554" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Apple Glasses Concept[/caption] New evidence of stereoscopic AR functionality found in the latest Cupertino’s internal builds of iOS may indicate that Apple is still working on its fabled AR glasses — codenamed "Garta" —...

Apple Will Launch AR Glasses as iPhone Accessory in 2020 Says Kuo

Veteran Apply analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has today claimed that Apple’s widely rumoured augmented reality (AR) glasses will launch in 2020 as an iPhone accessory, primarily taking a display role while wirelessly offloading computing, networking, and positioning to the iPhone (via MacRumors). A previous report by Bloomberg has also claimed that Apple is readying an AR headset...

Apple Working on Augmented Reality Glasses: FT

Apple is allegedly looking to launch augmented-reality eyewear, according to people familiar with the matter speaking with the Financial Times. Facebook is joining Apple in the AR race to challenge Magic Leap and Microsoft's HoloLens. The hardware Apple is currently developing is a pair of AR glasses that could replace the smartphone as consumers' primary...