Intel to Bring 2018 Olympic Winter Games Experience to Windows Mixed Reality

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Intel to Bring 2018 Olympic Winter Games Experience to Windows Mixed Reality
Announced during the main press briefing at Microsoft’s event held in San Francisco, Intel will be bringing a ‘Windows Mixed Reality experience’ for the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. This forms part of a multi-year technology partnership between Intel and the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Originally announced in June, Intel’s partnership with the IOC […]
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The First ‘Halo’ VR Experience Comes to Windows VR Headsets This Month

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The First ‘Halo’ VR Experience Comes to Windows VR Headsets This Month
We learned back in August that Microsoft was planning to bring content from the iconic Halo series to the Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headsets, and now the company has announced that its coming sooner than expected. Though we’re not expecting a full blown Halo VR game just yet, we will get our first taste of Halo in […]
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5 Windows VR Headsets Now Available for Pre-Order Including Samsung Odyssey

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5 Windows VR Headsets Now Available for Pre-Order Including Samsung Odyssey
At Microsoft’s special Mixed Reality event today, the company announced that all of their VR headsets destined to ship this holiday season are accounted for, and are now available for pre-order including headsets from Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo and the newly revealed Samsung ‘HMD Odyssey’. There’s still no word on a launch date for Asus’ […]
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Hands-on: Samsung Odyssey Windows VR Headset & Controllers

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Hands-on: Samsung Odyssey Windows VR Headset & Controllers
Microsoft and Samsung formally announced the Odyssey Windows VR headset today, positioning it as the “premium” option among the Windows VR headsets, with a range of features not found on the other headsets, and the top price point. The headset became available for pre-order today and will launch on November 6th (a few weeks after […]
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Halo Recruit Announced For Windows VR Headsets

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Halo Recruit Announced For Windows VR Headsets
A few weeks back we caught word that Microsoft’s iconic Halo franchise would be coming to its new line of Windows 10 VR headsets, which are made by partners such as Asus and Dell, though we didn’t know in what form. Today, Microsoft revealed all. Halo Recruit is coming to all Windows VR headsets at […]
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Spec Sheet: Samsung, Dell, Acer, Asus Lenovo And HP’s Windows VR Headsets Compared

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Spec Sheet: Samsung, Dell, Acer, Asus Lenovo And HP’s Windows VR Headsets Compared
Two weeks from today Microsoft finally launches its grand vision for virtual reality on Windows 10. On October 17th the company will release several new headsets, made in partnership with select companies, running on its new Windows Mixed Reality platform. But which headset is right for you? To answer that question, we’ve drafted up the […]
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Samsung Odyssey is the Premium Windows VR Headset with Leading Specs, Integrated Audio

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Samsung Odyssey is the Premium Windows VR Headset with Leading Specs, Integrated Audio
Last week, images of the Samsung Odyssey Windows VR headset leaked online, and although they seemed plenty legit, a new leak from Microsoft’s own website confirms the existence of the device and offers new details of this premium headset. When it comes to the Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headsets launching soon from Dell, Asus, Acer, […]
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Space Pirate Trainer With Windows VR Controllers Works Really Well

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Space Pirate Trainer With Windows VR Controllers Works Really Well
About a week and a half ago I was at VRDC in San Francisco, CA and got the chance to see a bunch of upcoming games and technology. In addition to the likes of Fallout 4 VR and Skyworld, I also got to play around with the Windows VR motion controllers a bit more as […]
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‘Luna’ to Launch October 17th on Rift, Vive, and Windows VR

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‘Luna’ to Launch October 17th on Rift, Vive, and Windows VR
Luna is an intriguing looking title coming from indie studio Funomena, and backed by some of the minds behind indie PS3 blockbuster Journey (2012). The studio has announced a launch date for October 17th and that the game will be coming to the Rift, Vive, and Windows VR (and PC). Journey’s executive producer, Robin Hunicke, […]
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Leak Suggests Samsung is Building a Windows VR Headset

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Leak Suggests Samsung is Building a Windows VR Headset
There wasn’t any mention of Samsung getting into the Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ program when it was announced last year, which saw OEMs like Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, and Lenovo tapped to create VR headsets around the same reference design. A recent leak however, showing a rendering of a Samsung-built VR headset emblazoned with a “Windows Mixed […]
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VR Headset Virtual Reality Goggles with Build-in Stereo Headphones and Remote Controller Movie Games VR 3D Glasses fits the Myopia for iOS & Android & Windows Phones within 3.5-6.2 inches White

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VR Headset Virtual Reality Goggles with Build-in Stereo Headphones and Remote Controller Movie Games VR 3D Glasses fits the Myopia for iOS & Android & Windows Phones within 3.5-6.2 inches White
Why you need a VR? Tired with disturbed 2D movies or annoyed flat games? WASTE Hundreds to pay for cheaper and cheaper, more and more universal VR Tech? An entry level VR Mask can just make you crazy within it? Isn’t a matter that waste time and money to purchase a 3D VR Viewer and […]
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Microsoft Hosting Live Windows 10 VR Demonstrations Next Month

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Microsoft Hosting Live Windows 10 VR Demonstrations Next Month
As we all know, the best way to sell VR is to show VR, and Microsoft is taking that rule to heart with its new Windows 10 VR headsets. Job listings for a UK-based agency known as Wave reveal that Microsoft will be hosting live demonstrations of its new devices, made in partnership with companies […]
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Report: Steam Support for Windows VR Headsets Won’t Be Ready at Launch

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Report: Steam Support for Windows VR Headsets Won’t Be Ready at Launch
Microsoft’s Windows VR headsets (branded as ‘Mixed Reality’) are nearly ready to ship, coming alongside the launch of Windows Fall Creators Update in mid-October. The release of SteamVR support for all Windows VR headsets, revealed last week, could take a little longer than anticipated to realize though. Microsoft recently co-announced with Valve that the headsets will support SteamVR […]
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Lenovo Explorer Windows VR Headset Releases In ‘Coming Weeks’ For $349

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Lenovo Explorer Windows VR Headset Releases In ‘Coming Weeks’ For $349
It feels like every few days for the past month or so we’ve been covering a new Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ VR headset from a different manufacturer that gets new details, new apps, or a price/release date. As a result, today is no different. Lenovo announced that its newly dubbed “Lenovo Explorer” headset will cost $349 […]
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The First Windows VR Headsets a Launching in October, And They’re Finally Getting Names

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The First Windows VR Headsets a Launching in October, And They’re Finally Getting Names
Microsoft announced a bunch of new info related to the Windows VR headsets earlier this week, including a mention that they’d launch this “holiday.” Well it seems the holidays are getting started a little early this year, as the first Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headsets are due to launch as early as October. And we’ll […]
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Windows Store Is Getting Superhot, Rec Room, Arizona Sunshine and More

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Windows Store Is Getting Superhot, Rec Room, Arizona Sunshine and More
Some of the biggest and best games in VR are on their way to Microsoft’s new Windows 10 headsets. We already knew some of the company’s best known IP like Halo and Minecraft were coming to Microsoft’s Mixed Reality platform, but Vertigo Games’ Arizona Sunshine, Against Gravity’s Rec Room, and Superhot VR are all on […]
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Windows VR’s All-In Price Starts At $900

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Windows VR’s All-In Price Starts At $900
Going all-in on Microsoft’s new Windows 10 VR platform will cost you at least around $900. By all-in, we mean buying not just one of the new VR headsets (made in partnership with several manufacturers) when they launch later this year but the PC to go along with it as well as motion controllers bundled […]
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Windows VR Headsets Could Get Access to Oculus Exclusive Content via Revive

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Windows VR Headsets Could Get Access to Oculus Exclusive Content via Revive
Yesterday’s announcement that Steam will support the forthcoming Windows VR headsets was big news which means that when owners get their hands on the headsets this holiday, they’ll have a strong library of VR content to draw from while Microsoft builds up its own library of VR games and apps on the Windows store. Some […]
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Minecraft Is Coming To Windows VR Headsets

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Minecraft Is Coming To Windows VR Headsets
Unsurprisingly, Microsoft is bringing arguably its biggest gaming IP to its new Windows 10 VR headsets. Minecraft is among the first wave of games that will be coming to the devices when they launch later this year. The smash hit creation game was included in a long list of content Microsoft revealed earlier today. You’ve […]
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Here’s 67 Apps and Companies Planning to Support Windows VR Headsets

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Here’s 67 Apps and Companies Planning to Support Windows VR Headsets
Microsoft today announced a bevy of information regarding their upcoming Windows VR headset launch, which will see headsets from Acer, Dell, HP, and Lenovo coming this holiday season starting at $400. Revealed today by HoloLens chief inventor and project lead Alex Kipman, the Windows VR headsets have been confirmed to work with at least 67 apps—including […]
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Dell’s Windows VR Headset Releases This October For Under $400

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Dell’s Windows VR Headset Releases This October For Under $400
Update: Dell has reached out to UploadVR to clarify that both its headset and bundle will actually be $10 cheaper than originally planned. This story has been changed to reflect the new pricing. The Windows VR headset landscape is starting to get pretty crowded and it hasn’t even really begun yet. Both the HP and […]
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Halo and Steam VR Coming to Windows VR

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Halo and Steam VR Coming to Windows VR
Microsoft announces new content & bundle options for their upcoming VR headsets, all for a killer price. Today was a busy day for the guys & gals over at Microsoft with a handful of exciting announcements around their upcoming ecosystem of mixed reality products. Windows is diving into the VR and MR market head first […]
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‘Mixed Reality Ultra PCs’ Will Run Windows VR Headsets With Higher Refresh Rates & Better Graphics

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‘Mixed Reality Ultra PCs’ Will Run Windows VR Headsets With Higher Refresh Rates & Better Graphics
Microsoft is planning to divvy up so-called ‘Mixed Reality PCs’ into two categories, standard and Ultra. PCs meeting the higher specification will be designated ‘Ultra’ and will run Windows VR headsets at higher framerates and with better graphics. Microsoft is planning a badging program to help consumers understand which PCs meet the requirements for the forthcoming […]
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Windows VR Headset and Controller Bundles Launch This Holiday Starting at $400

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Windows VR Headset and Controller Bundles Launch This Holiday Starting at $400
Microsoft today announced that the company will be bundling its Windows VR headsets and motion controllers, and making them available for purchase this holiday season starting at $400. Revealed by Alex Kipman, HoloLens’ chief inventor and technical lead, a “variety” of headsets and motion controllers will be available by end of year from HP, Lenovo, Dell, and Acer. The […]
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“Future Halo experiences” Coming to Windows VR Headsets, Microsoft Says

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“Future Halo experiences” Coming to Windows VR Headsets, Microsoft Says
Microsoft today announced that 343 Industries, the studio tasked with overseeing the Halo franchise, will be creating Halo-themed experiences for the company’s lineup of VR headsets. The information, revealed by HoloLens’ chief inventor and ‘Mixed Reality’ project lead Alex Kipman, comes alongside the news that Microsoft’s VR headsets and controller bundles will be launching this holiday season for […]
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SteamVR Will Support Windows VR Headsets

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SteamVR Will Support Windows VR Headsets
Microsoft today announced that Windows VR headsets will be able to play SteamVR content. Microsoft is working toward the launch of consumer Windows VR headsets coming this holiday, and today co-announced with Valve that the headsets will support SteamVR content. “The introduction of Windows Mixed Reality headsets is big step forward for VR. Working with […]
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Microsoft Publishes New System Requirements for Windows VR Headsets, and An App to Check Your PC

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Microsoft Publishes New System Requirements for Windows VR Headsets, and An App to Check Your PC
As the holiday launch of the Windows VR headsets nears, Microsoft has published a new set of system requirements and an app allowing you to see if your PC will be ready for the company’s “Mixed Reality” platform. A while back, a pre-release version of Windows specified some impressively low minimum specifications for Microsoft’s “Mixed […]
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How To Get Started With Developing For Windows Mixed Reality And VR Platforms

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How To Get Started With Developing For Windows Mixed Reality And VR Platforms
The time has arrived. If you’re a software developer that’s interested in getting started with the Windows Mixed Reality platform, specifically via the Windows VR immersive headsets, then you’ve come to the right place. Both the HP and Acer Windows VR headset devkits are on the market and available for purchase to any interested developers. […]
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One of the First Games Ever Shown on Vive Launches This Fall on Vive, Rift, and Windows VR

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One of the First Games Ever Shown on Vive Launches This Fall on Vive, Rift, and Windows VR
Arizona Sunshine developer Vertigo Games announced today that Skyworld, a top-down strategy game built for VR is coming to the Vive, Rift, and Windows VR headsets. The game was shown way back in 2015 as one of the first demos made for the HTC Vive, and it’s now finally resurfacing this Fall. It was back at GDC […]
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VR Strategy Game Skyworld Now Coming To Windows VR, Rift, and Vive This Fall

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VR Strategy Game Skyworld Now Coming To Windows VR, Rift, and Vive This Fall
Skyworld from Vertigo Games, the creators of Arizona Sunshine, is a VR strategy that’s aiming to modernize a classic game genre. Today, we learned that not only is the upcoming title coming to Rift and Vive later this fall, but the Windows Mixed Reality platform as well. While Microsoft is referring to the entire ecosystem […]
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