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A Samsung gaming phone isn’t going to sell: this is why

News of Samsung working on its own GPU for mobile devices resurrected rumors of a gaming-centric Samsung phone coming soon. Neither of this is actually

Asus Mixed Reality Headset review : A futuristic-looking VR headset that doesn’t quite live up to its price tag

The Asus Mixed Reality Headset is truly a mixed bag. Where it kills the competition with its looks and ease of setup and use, it

How to Fix Bad Samsung Galaxy S7 Battery Life

In this guide we’ll show you how to fix bad Samsung Galaxy S7 battery life problems. Samsung’s S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are getting a little older, but

HTC Vive or Oculus Rift? Steam users are still pretty divided

Steam’s latest hardware survey has suggested that its users are pretty evenly split between the two biggest VR headsets, the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift,

Oculus TV puts your VR entertainment under one roof – but it needs more

More services and social features are on the way Earlier this year, Facebook announced something called Oculus TV, a new entertainment platform for watching television

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.

Oculus Go v Lenovo Mirage Solo: Which standalone VR headset is best for you?

We compare the two wireless headsets on design, features and price In case you’ve been out of the loop, you should know that virtual reality

Oculus Go v Samsung Gear VR: What is the best beginner-friendly VR headset?

Oculus’ main competition is… itself? When it comes to the Oculus Go’s closest competition, it probably isn’t the new standalones like the Lenovo Mirage Solo and HTC Vive Focus

Full SteamVR support doesn’t fix Windows Mixed Reality’s early access feel

Windows Mixed Reality headsets are easy to set up, but frustrating to use. Hardware doesn’t really have an “Early Access” period per se, the way

The best VR headsets for iPhone users 2018

The great VR headset revolution is well and truly underway, but just because you own an iPhone doesn’t mean you can’t get in on the

Mobile VR: What it needs to succeed

Last week, the Oculus Go and the Lenovo Mirage Solo launched, both standalone mobile versions of virtual reality platforms. This week at its I/O developers

Lenovo Mirage Solo Review: Standalone Daydream VR with caveats

PROS Standalone VR is so much more convenient WorldSense 6DoF makes a big difference to tracking Competitively priced – compared to a phone and Daydream

Oculus Go vs Samsung Gear VR vs Oculus Rift: What’s the difference?

There are now a few different choices for those looking to get into virtual reality with a number of different VR headsets available at varying

Oculus Go Review: What is this affordable VR headset lacking?

Pros Decent screen resolution and refresh rate Tracking feels accurate Plenty of software available at launch Motion controller included as standard Cons Battery life could

Your fitness app’s privacy policy may be about to change – and that’s good

Fitbit, Strava and Under Armour are tweaking their terms  Data privacy, especially when it comes to the tech, apps and platforms we use everyday, is

The best lightweight gaming laptops

Back at CES a few months ago, I wrote that we were entering a golden age in lightweight gaming laptops. It started last year with NVIDIA’s small,

Women’s health tech: What’s next

Women’s health tech is on the verge of something big – Fitbit gets serious and startups get ambitious Before we started to think of women as

HTC Vive Pro review: The best VR experience, bar none… if you can afford one

The HTC Vive is considered by many to be the leading virtual realitydevice on the market. And from 5 April 2018 things get even more exciting, as there’s

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

VR Shinecon 6.0 Review – The All-in-one Virtual Reality Headset

We get down and dirty with the latest Virtual Reality Headset, the VR Shinecon 6.0 It might not feel like it, but VR is booming!

HTC Vive Focus Hands-on Review : The kind of standalone VR headset we need to see more of

MWC 2018: The question is, will it launch outside of China? Cables. That is the number one thing I hate most about the first generation

Overclockers Gaming Oxygen review: A gaming PC that oozes all-round quality

This Vega-based PC costs a lot, but it’s beautifully built and has an excellent SSD/hard disk combo Pros Looks great Suitable for current VR games

HTC Vive Pro – Everything you need to know about the 3K headset

For the longest time, the HTC Vive was the creme de la creme of the VR world. It was the big, great, innovative high-end headset

Best wearable tech at CES 2018

Operation ‘do CES 2018’ completed. We’ve covered all the big announcements and been jumping from booth to booth (and the odd hotel room) in Vegas

CES 2018 : All the biggest wearable tech announcements so far – UPDATE (Day 3)

We round up the latest smartwatch, VR and hearable unveilings from Vegas What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, they say. But after seeing a

CES 2018: What to expect in smartwatches, virtual reality and more

All the biggest wearable tech announcements we’re expecting from Las Vegas What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, they say. But when it comes to wearable

Samsung vs. Acer Mixed Reality headsets: Which handles VR best?

Hardware The difference between Samsung’s and Acer’s headsets is immediately clear. The only thing remarkable about Acer’s aesthetic is the glossy-blue plastic visor, which, together

This is Snapdragon 845: 2018’s AR, VR, and HDR super-chip

Qualcomm has taken the wraps off its new super-chip, the Snapdragon 845, set to be found inside smartphones, tablets, and more come 2018. Renewing Qualcomm‘s focus

HP Omen X VR Backpack Review

You’ve never seen a PC like HP’s Omen X Compact Desktop. It’s a powerful gaming rig, and it’s small enough to do double duty as a

Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti vs. GTX 1060 Max-Q vs. GTX 1060: What’s the Best Value?

Just when we thought we had this whole Nvidia Pascal thing figured out, the company throws us a curveball and introduces a Max-Q model of its GTX 1060 GPU.