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virtual reality

[vur′cho̅o̅·əl]
a system of computer-generated, three-dimensional, imaginary environments with which a person can subjectively interact. Examples include medical research to monitor brain activity in the hippocampus of subjects trying to solve maze problems. It is also used for simulations and gaming.
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With the Snapdragon 845 Mobile VR Platform, we're supporting the next wave of smartphone and standalone VR headsets for our customers and developers to create the immersive applications and experiences of the future.
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's chief executive, said last week the Oculus business will spend $500 million to fund VR content development and is working on an affordable standalone VR headset not tethered to personal computers or consoles.
The first PC game designed to be played with a VR headset, Zombie's Locus, is being distributed by GT Interactive.
This PS VR bundle will include the PS VR headset, PlayStation Camera, two PlayStation Move controllers, the PS VR Demo Disc 2.
Lenovo announced the Mirage Solo standalone VR headset with Daydream support at CES.
VR headsets make up the vast majority of sales, accounting for
Xiaomi's Mi VR headset will be tethered to the platform's Mi VR Store instead of Oculus Home.
Xiaomi' VR headset is also powered by the same processor and it works and looks just like the Oculus Go.
Toy company Mega House will soon be releasing a 'Capsule Corporation' branded VR headset that works with a Dragon Ball Z VR experience app.
To purchase is finished with users needing to take off the VR headset and pay via a mobile app.
Samsung demonstrated the Gear VR headset at Berlin's IFA
Lenovo has announced the Mirage Solo, a new standalone VR headset powered by Google's Daydream VR platform.