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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 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...

References to ‘realityOS’ Show Up in App Store Upload Logs

Apple may have accidentally confirmed the existence of realityOS, an operating system for its unannounced AR/VR headset. Apple has been long rumored to have an interest in both virtual and augmented reality, and the expectation is that the company will launch a VR/AR headset next year, with AR-focused Apple Glasses following at some point afterwards. A whole...

iOS 15.4 Beta Hints at Apple’s AR/VR Headset

The latest iOS beta has added fuel to the fire in regards to Apple's unannounced AR/VR headset. Within the iOS 15.4 beta, specifically, when looking at Safari, new experimental WebXR features are being utilized. These mentions of WebXR within the iOS 15.4 beta were first discovered by Maximiliano Firtman (via TechRadar). While discussing the brand...

Apple’s Upcoming AR Headset to Feature Hand Gesture Tracking: Kuo

Apple's AR/VR headset will reportedly have 3D sensing modules, using technology found in the iPhone to track hand movements and detect objects. [caption id="attachment_365051" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Antonio De Rosa concept render[/caption] That's the claim being made by Ming-Chi Kuo, established analyst and all-round font of informed Apple supply chain rumours. In his latest research note...

Apple to Replace iPhone with AR Headsets Within 10 Years

Apple is believed to be targeting a 10-year plan to transition away from the iPhone and support AR. This was a prediction covered in the latest research note from TF International Securities Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. According to Kuo, Apple will start to transition away from the iPhone, the company's flagship device and pursue a...