Google Thinks It Has Cracked the VR Adoption Problem

Today at Google I/O, the tech giant announced a new expansion of the Daydream mobile VR platform. Moving past smartphone-based VR, Google will be partnering with hardware makers to launch standalone VR headsets that cut the cord and have no reliance on PC, console or smartphone. One of the first devices will be an HTC-made, Vive-branded headset... Continue Reading Google Daydream standalone VR headsets are coming, including an HTC Vive one Category: VR Tags: Android Daydream Google Google I/O 2017 HTC Vive Lenovo Related Articles: Google invites us all to Daydream with its new mobile VR headset Google Daydream VR headset hits shelves November 10th Asus's ZenFone AR can both Daydream and Tango Daydream View review: Google’s Gear VR rival is capable, but lacks content

Google Thinks It Has Cracked the VR Adoption Problem

Thu 18 May 17 from MIT Technology Review

Google Daydream standalone VR headsets are coming, including an HTC Vive one

Today at Google I/O, the tech giant announced a new expansion of the Daydream mobile VR platform. Moving past smartphone-based VR, Google will be partnering with hardware makers to launch ...

Wed 17 May 17 from Gizmag

Google, Lenovo and HTC are making a new breed of VR headsets - CNET

Google's going to work with popular PC and phone makers to build "standalone" VR headsets, no phone required.

Thu 18 May 17 from CNET

Google, Lenovo and HTC are making a new breed of VR headsets - CNET, Wed 17 May 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

Google isn’t building the ultimate VR headset. It’s setting the foundation for one

When word spread in 2016 that Google would move into serious virtual reality, not just disposable cardboard viewers, my colleague Dieter Bohn immediately put a couple of pieces together. ...

Thu 18 May 17 from The Verge

Google's standalone headsets, built by partners HTC and Lenovo, will arrive in the next few months

Many agree that current PC-powered virtual reality setups are held back by their cumbersome headsets and trailing cables. Mobile VR offers a solution to these problems, but the experience isn’t ...

Thu 18 May 17 from Techspot

Google announces standalone virtual reality headsets

Google announced the plans in California on Wednesday at its annual conference for app developers. HTC and Lenovo will make the first headsets, which will be released later this year. ...

Thu 18 May 17 from Daily Mail

Google's Daydream VR is coming to Samsung's Galaxy S8 - CNET

Daydream support will also be on LG phones as well this summer.

Wed 17 May 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

HTC And Lenovo Working On Google’s Standalone VR Headsets

It has long been rumored that Google might come out with its own standalone virtual reality headset. A standalone VR headset doesn’t require a smartphone to function. All of the components ...

Wed 17 May 17 from Ubergizmo

Samsung's Galaxy S8 will work with Daydream VR this summer

Yep, you were all excited about playing with Google's Daydream VR headsets, but never bought one of Google's very own Pixel phones (or a handful of other niche Android options). ...

Wed 17 May 17 from Engadget

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