Friday 17 February 2023
Optical component suppliers expect surge in demand for XR devices, with Apple headset on the horizon
Optical component and module suppliers are gearing up for a surge in demand from a slew of new extended reality (XR) devices, with Apple said to be unveiling its mixed-reality (MR)...
Friday 17 February 2023
GSEO to see AR, VR and MR applications drive sales growth in 2023
Optical lens company Genius Electronic Optical (GSEO) expects sales generated from orders for AR (augmented reality), VR (virtual reality) and MR (mixed reality) headsets and other...
Wednesday 18 January 2023
Apple delays AR glasses, plans cheaper mixed-reality headset
Apple Inc. is still planning to unveil its first mixed-reality headset this year, but an even more important follow-up product — lightweight augmented-reality glasses —...
Wednesday 18 January 2023
VividQ partners with Dispelix to improve AR interaction with 3D objects
VividQ, a Cambridge-based holographic display technology company, announced on January 17 that it is partnering with Dispelix, a Finnish waveguide supplier, to produce a breakthrough...
Tuesday 6 December 2022
Micro LED, optical waveguide combination to become new mainstream for AR optical systems, says DIGITIMES Research
The quality of optical systems has a high influence on users' immersion experience when using VR, AR, or MR. With the birth of Micro LED-based micro-displays in 2022 and the popularity...
Wednesday 23 November 2022
GSEO sees promising demand for AR/VR lenses
Optical lens module maker Genius Electronic Optical (GSEO), which saw its shipments for high-end smartphones buoy revenue during the third quarter of 2022, has seen good demand for...
Friday 18 November 2022
Qualcomm surrounds all platforms with AI technology; AR and PC applications receiving attention
During the second day of Qualcomm's Snapdragon Summit 2022, the focus is on mobile devices other than phones, including PC, sound, wearables, and XR. The company has announced the...
Friday 18 November 2022
FIC Global to begin small-volume shipments of advanced AR HUDs
FIC Global will begin to ship advanced AR HUDs (head-up displays) in small volumes to US- and Europe-based electric vehicle (EV) vendors at the end of 2022, according to company president...
Friday 18 November 2022
Taiwan chipmakers eyeing metalens opportunities
Taiwan-based III-V semiconductor and optical sensor companies are all gearing up for a boom in demand for metalens-based VR and AR devices from Meta, Sony and other vendors, according...
Thursday 10 November 2022
Catcher expands beyond PCs to automotive, healthcare, AR
Notebook chassis specialist Catcher Technology has expanded its target markets to include automotive, healthcare, and AR device applications, according to chairman Allen Hung.
Monday 17 October 2022
MiniLED is superior in VR while microLED in AR
Along with fast development of metaverse applications, display technology plays an important role. miniLED has gained the upper hand in head-mounted VR devices while microLED is expected...
Monday 17 October 2022
Meta Quest Pro solidifies miniLED place in VR devices
Meta's new VR headset Quest Pro comes equipped with high-resolution display performance that has solidified miniLED's place in high-end VR devices.
Thursday 22 September 2022
USI steps up deployment in automotive, industrial, and AR fields
Universal Scientific Industrial (USI), a subsidiary of Taiwan's ASE Technology Holding, has stepped up its deployment in the automotive, industrial, and AR device fields.
Thursday 4 August 2022
AR, AI, IoT all indispensable in implementing Industry 4.0
In an era when the consumer experience is paramount, AIoT has become the first choice for companies to create services tailored for their consumers. Faced with rapid changes in demand...
Friday 29 July 2022
GSEO gearing up for AR/VR device boom
Optical lens module maker Genius Electronic Optical (GSEO) has stepped up its deployment in the augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) device market, expecting sales generated...