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News HTC teases mobile virtual reality plans

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Gareth Halfacree, 16 Feb 2017.

  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    edzieba Virtual Realist

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    With the limitation that:
    Then there are two choices:
    1) Put the phone in a headset, with the phone screen used as the VR display
    2) Link the phone to a headset with a cable, with the HMD having its own screen(s).

    2 being the more expensive option, it only makes sense if your phone lacks a screen suitable for VR in the first place. 2 can also end up with turds like the LG 360 as manufacturers cut corners to keep the cost down.
     

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