Augmented Reality

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus: Ultimate gaming CPU heads to Asus ROG Phone 2

Leading mobile chip-maker Qualcomm has just pulled the wraps off a specialised variant of its most powerful mobile processor – the Snapdragon 855 Plus. The

Form Swim Goggles are bringing augmented reality into the water

Smart swimming goggles are finally here We’ve often bemoaned the lack of smarts in swimming goggles – now, it seems, they’re finally getting better. Form, a startup

Infinix Note 6 to launch soon with this latest technology

Missed the Infinix Note series? Say no more. Infinix is about to unveil the Infinix Note 6, a device that will bring science fiction to

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 tipped to feature ToF sensor

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G’s hexa-camera setup on both the front and back includes an additional Time-of-Flight (ToF) sensor for 3D sensing and more accurate facial

Google ARCore: Is it finally available on your phone?

Google has introduced its augmented reality app to a bucketload of recent Android phones. Check here to see if your phone is one of those

Google Glass is back – so is AR uncertainty

Google Glass is back from the dead, with a new $999 headset that delivers upgraded capabilities, longer battery life, and the promise of new confusion

Lenovo ThinkReality A6 headset ushers in new enterprise AR platform

During its Accelerate conference today, Lenovo unveiled a new sub-brand called ThinkReality intended to bring augmented reality to enterprise users. The ThinkReality platform is described

Epson Moverio BT-30C smart glasses plug into your Android phone

You don’t need to wait for Apple to launch smart glasses in order to get an AR headset, and now Epson’s Moverio line is making

There’s another great reason to wait for the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G

As you may have learned from our recent hands-on, The next-gen modem inside the top-end Samsung Galaxy S10 5G isn’t the only reason to wait

The 2020 Toyota Highlander is a real work of art — literally, for now

Toyota will introduce the new 2020 Highlander during the 2019 New York Auto Show. Instead of previewing it with Hot Wheels-like design sketches or blacked-out

Magic Leap hands-on: Magic, sure, but augmented reality is still a long way away from mass consumption

We’re talking five or ten years at least, I think. Here are two seemingly contradictory statements: 1) Magic Leap is really neat. 2) You absolutely

The best augmented reality glasses 2019: Snap, Vuzix, Microsoft, North & more

It’s life after Glass for these face gadgets Smartglasses are getting smarter and augmented reality specs are finally approaching prime time – and plenty of

SlashGear’s Best of MWC 2019!

It’s been an unexpectedly packed Mobile World Congress 2019, and this year’s big show in Barcelona, Spain hasn’t been short on news. Foldable phones, striking

Microsoft HoloLens 2 features, news and release date: Everything you need to know

The second-generation HoloLens, is here, known as HoloLens 2, funnily enough. The first HoloLens headset ushered in the concept of mixed reality, a form of

Nreal Light smartglasses provide hope mixed reality for the masses will be here soon

MWC 2019: We get real with Nreal’s augmented reality specs If you want in on proper mixed reality headsets right now, it’s going to cost

Microsoft HoloLens 2 official: $3,500 AR headset still isn’t for you

Microsoft HoloLens 2 has been revealed, a smaller, more powerful version of the augmented reality headset, complete with a much larger field-of-view. The company also

Lumus’ new smart glasses displays are AR for everyone

Smart glasses are coming, and since augmented reality wearables need to be closer to designer sunglasses than they are to Google Glass, transparent displays need

iPhone 11 could have a new camera that will change everything

The iPhone 11 could feature a next-generation 3D camera sensor made by Sony, according to a new Bloomberg report. According to the sources, Apple and

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 revealed as 5G flagship

Qualcomm has revealed its first 5G solution for next-gen smartphones and more, the Snapdragon 855 Mobile Platform. The new flagship at the top of the

Microsoft HoloLens 2: Everything we know so far about the mixed reality headset

We dive into the potential price, features and release date of the next-gen headset Microsoft is the most seasoned of the major augmented reality players,

Apple’s cunning 2018 iPhone plan is getting clearer

Apple’s 2018 iPhone range is expected to include three new models, including a new iPhone X and a larger iPhone X Plus, and a preview

HoloLens 2 tipped for Q1 2019: Cheaper, Lighter, and broader AR

The new HoloLens is on track for a Q1 2019 release, new leaks have suggested, as Microsoft prepares to skip a generation with its augmented

5 things Magic Leap just revealed about its AR headset

Magic Leap held a livestream for developers today during which time it showcased its Magic Leap One mixed-reality AR headset. The talk lasted about an

iOS 12 multi-user ARKit 2.0: Here’s what’s special

Apple’s multi-player support for augmented reality experiences will support more than just the two-player games the company showed off during the WWDC 2018 keynote, with

Snapdragon XR1: Qualcomm’s play for affordable standalone AR and VR

Qualcomm has revealed its latest chipset, the Snapdragon XR1, but rather than phones it’s intended for Extended Reality headsets like AR smartglasses and untethered VR.

The best kids trackers 2018 : Using wearables to keep your child safe

Never lose track of your little ones again with GPS trackers for kids big and small Need to catch that sprog? Keeping track of children

Google Lens: 6 new features we can’t wait to try out

With everything from text recognition to real-time results, Google Lens is leaping into the future. We all know Google as a powerhouse for search results

Apple iPad 9.7-inch review (2018): A little better, a little less competition

  The tablet business has been tough in recent years, but last year Apple found a hit in its low-cost iPad. Its admirable performance and battery

ARCore and ARKit: what AR on your phone can do for you

Mobile augmented reality isn’t really new. Even before Oculus, Vive, and HoloLens, there were already traces of the use of AR on our phones, from

iOS 11.3: Six reasons you should be excited

Apple has announced the iOS 11.3 developer beta, and there’s plenty to get excited about for iPhone, iPad, and smart home fans. Whether you’re an