Out in Front
Friday 15 March 2024
Vision Pro unlikely to replace handheld devices like iPhone in the short term
Apple's Vision Pro has been in the market for around a month after its launch in early February. Some believe this device will replace the iPhone, iPad, and Mac in a few years. While...
Wednesday 6 March 2024
XR market becomes growth focus for South Korean manufacturers as ABF substrate business struggles
Although the semiconductor industry has experienced rapid growth in certain sectors such as high-bandwidth memory (HBM), the recovery remains slow. Particularly, companies that viewed...
Tuesday 27 February 2024
LG and Meta form AI and metaverse alliance; XR device coming in 1Q25 at the earliest
Meta and LG Electronics are expected to officially launch their AI and metaverse alliance. According to the latest reports from Korean media outlets, Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting...
Tuesday 27 February 2024
Samsung's XR device expected to enter production before end of 2024
The launch and subsequent sales performance of Apple's MR headset Vision Pro has created a certain level of pressure on competitors in the sector. In particular, Samsung Electronics,...
Wednesday 21 February 2024
With reported returns of Vision Pro, how can Apple get the market to accept an imperfect product?
It has been nearly three weeks since Apple launched the Vision Pro on February 2. While some users have praised the experience and visual performances, Vision Pro's honeymoon phase...
Friday 16 February 2024
Initial reactions to Apple's Vision Pro: interesting but flawed
It has been almost two weeks since the launch of Apple's Vision Pro on February 2, and many early reviews of it have started to come out. Initial reactions to Apple's long-awaited...
Friday 2 February 2024
Meta hopes Vision Pro can revitalize XR device market
Apple is set to officially launch its brand-new Mixed Reality (MR) headset Vision Pro on February 2. The general market perception is that, despite its high sale price of US$3,499,...
Wednesday 31 January 2024
Apple Vision Pro launch countdown; prospect of XR headset market
Apple's new-generation Vision Pro is slated to hit US shelves on February 2, and initial shipments are closely followed by Apple's suppliers and competitors. Industry insiders hail...
Monday 22 January 2024
With Vision Pro on the horizon, competition in next-gen HMI also surfacing
Apple's Vision Pro is set to hit the market soon. As the trendsetter in the tech sector, the market hopes that Apple can point out a clear path for the XR ecosystem, which has been...
Friday 19 January 2024
Apple sees surgery, training as future Vision Pro growth areas
Apple Inc., which is poised to launch its Vision Pro mixed-reality headset on Feb. 2, is already envisioning future workplace applications for the device, including using it for surgery,...
Friday 19 January 2024
Despite not participating, Apple's Vision Pro had its presence felt at CES 2024
While Apple didn't participate in the recently concluded CES 2024 in Las Vegas, its presence was still strongly felt as the company continued to make announcements during the event...
Monday 8 January 2024
Apple's upcoming Vision Pro MR headset seen to boost Taiwanese optics suppliers
Apple's first mixed reality (MR) head-mounted display, the Vision Pro, unveiled at the mid-2023 WWDC conference, is anticipated to hit shelves in late January or early February 2024...
Tuesday 28 November 2023
Apple to roll out more affordable Vision Pro, say sources
The upcoming second-generation Apple Vision Pro headset will include four versions, one of which will be more price-friendly, according to industry sources.
Thursday 23 November 2023
Former Meta and Microsoft XR expert joins Samsung to accelerate product R&D
To enhance the competitiveness of its extended reality (XR) business, Samsung Electronics recently recruited a former Meta and Microsoft talent to accelerate R&D for the XR device...
Thursday 6 July 2023
Apple's Vision Pro to focus more on AR and non-gaming applications at launch, says DIGITIMES Research
After Apple announced the MR headset Vision Pro in June 2023, its top-of-the-market specifications and equally top-of-the-market price have left many wondering what Apple plans to...
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Taiwan server industry experiences decline in 2023 revenues and shipments; poised to see growth in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research