vr headsets

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

And finally: Huawei has an idea for a gaming smartwatch

Rumors and lighter stories from the week gone by This week has been massively focused on the world of standalone VR headsets, but that hasn’t

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

Zotac MEK1 Review

Pros  Small, sturdy design  Rapid gaming performance  Quiet operation  Reasonable price Cons  No real expansion potential  Middling Core i7 CPU Key Features Review Price: £1399/$1903

MSI Vortex G25 Review

Pros  Compact, slim design  GTX 1070 is quick in games  Six-core i7 processor  Accessible, versatile case Cons  Relatively expensive  No prospect of upgrading  Louder and

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

10 things we just learned about Magic Leap One from CEO Rony Abovitz – Shaq is all about it

Despite Magic Leap finally breaking the long silence in December and revealing its first headset, Magic Leap One, our curiosity was far from satiated. If

The best PCs you can buy from £670/$912

*** Note : £1 = $1.39 (correct at time of post) For power and futureproofing, a desktop PC is the best choice The conventional desktop

Asus ROG G703 Review

Pros Fantastic gaming performance Overclocked, fast processor Generous memory and storage Exceptional build quality Bright, accurate 144Hz G-Sync screen Cons Heavy, bulky design Very high

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

10 big CES reveals that PC enthusiasts need to know about

A glimpse into the high-octane future of the PC. An ominous Spectre hung over CES 2018’s PC announcements, as the industry grapples with how to protect against devastating

Lenovo Mirage Solo with Daydream hands-on: VR and the camera to shoot it

Right now there are two main types of virtual reality headsets, ones that are tethered to PCs and ones that need a smartphone to work.

Magic Leap One: All the details on the mysterious mixed reality glasses

And what we still – STILL – don’t know The wait for Magic Leap has been a long roller coaster of emotions, but the company

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

HDMI 2.1 has arrived: Here’s everything you need to know

Higher resolution audio and video, faster refresh rates, and more bandwidth will enable better experiences with movies, games, VR, and more. HDMI 2.1 is here,

Lenovo Explorer review : The Windows Mixed Reality family gets bigger

Windows Mixed Reality is very young so it’s hard to stamp a verdict on the platform, but Lenovo’s Explorer headset is a perfectly serviceable way

The Best Gaming Laptops to Buy Now

Best Gaming Laptops at Every Size and Budget Thanks to their powerful graphics, gorgeous displays and great audio, gaming laptops provide an immersive entertainment experience

Windows Mixed Reality Review

Key Features Multiple headset options Free for Windows 10 users Steam VR support incoming Multiple tiers of system requirements Editor’s Note: Windows Mixed Reality is still

Big VR test: Oculus, Vive, PS VR and Windows Mixed Reality go head-to-head

Battle of the realities It seems like only yesterday we were anxiously awaiting our first glimpse of modern VR; today, we’re spoilt for choice. There’s

Acer Mixed Reality AH101 Headset Review

The Pros Colorful, lightweight design; Compatible with a large number of systems; Doesn’t need external sensors; The Cons Apps and games are lacking; Noticeable visual

Google Daydream View (2017) review : Google’s next gen headset offers a better perspective

The Google Daydream View tweaks, fixed and slightly upgrades the original headset. Separately these changes are minor, but put together they make for an overall

Pimax 8K headset first try: Virtual reality has never looked this good

With Microsoft’s hardware partners poised to unleash their Mixed Reality headsets very soon, we’re not short of VR headsets to pick from right now. At

Best eGPUs: Add Graphics Power to Your Laptop

Ultraportable laptops are great when you need to put together a presentation for work, crunch some numbers or binge-watch the first season of Stranger Things

Royole Moon review: The 3D ‘Virtual Cinema’ experience, minus the popcorn

The Royole Moon is an interesting piece of hardware. It’s a headset that purports to offer a ‘virtual 3D theatre experience’ in an immersive mobile

HP Omen 15 review (2017): A gaming laptop for everyone

HP went big with its Omen gaming machines last year, giving us some major VoodooPC flashbacks in the process. Unfortunately, the laptops felt like a downgrade from

Lenovo Explorer Hands-on Review

Key Features Review Price: £399/$598.5 Optional motion controllers 110 degree field of view Two 2.9-inch, 1440 x 1440 LCD lens Windows 10 Creator’s Edition compatible