UK Start-Up Secures $3.4M To Bring AR To Retail Stores


Dent Reality, a London-based start-up behind a pioneering AR platform, has raised £2.5m ($3.4m) in funding to expand its pioneering work across the retail sector. The team will expand to new stores and retailers, and open up the platform to new markets.

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Rumor: ‘Apple Glass’ AR Headset Will Retail At $499, Works With iPhone


As for pricing, Powell claims Apple Glass will set users back a solid $499 , the same price as an Apple Watch Series 5 or 128GB Oculus Quest VR headset. The post Rumor: ‘Apple Glass’ AR Headset Will Retail At $499, Works With iPhone appeared first on VRScout.

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Oculus Go to Hit UK & European Retailers This Month, Pre-orders Now Available

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Oculus today announced that Oculus Go, the company’s standalone 3DOF headset released last month, is finally available for pre-order through Oculus retail partners in the EU and the UK. Touted as a low-price, high-quality mobile VR headset, Oculus Go is available in two types: a 32GB version for €220/£200, and a 64GB version for €270/£250.

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Oculus Rift Arrives at UK Retail Stores; Touch Price Revealed


For those of us in the United States, you can usually just walk into a local Best Buy and demo an Oculus Rift in store — purchasing it right there if you wanted. But up until now, the Oculus Rift hasn’t seen the same retail distribution internationally. Now the Oculus rift is finally available at select retail stores in the UK, where you can find a headset at John Lewis, Curry’s PC World, Game, and Harrods for £550. Oculus Touch Price Revealed.

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Oculus Quest Sells Out at Major Retailers, Availability Slips into Late February

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If you’re looking to pick up an Oculus Quest after the holiday rush, you may be more than a bit disappointed to find out that online retailers across the board have listed it as ‘back ordered’, with Oculus US quoting an earliest delivery date well into February.

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Oculus Rift Coming To European And Canadian Retailers Next Month

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Team Shooter ‘Frostpoint VR’ Heads into Open Beta Soon, Free Retail Copies Available

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The game’s open beta runs from September 28th until October 19th, available for download through Steam and the Oculus Store for PC VR headsets. The studios will also be handing out free copies of the retail version of the game to the first 3,000 players who met a few requirements.

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Walmart Acquires VR Startup to Develop ‘Immersive Retail Environments’


8 — Walmart’s hush-hush technology incubator for bleeding edge startups with the potential to advance or disrupt the traditional retail experience. Finnegan has not said what the Spatialand crew will be working on for the retail mega-giant or how Walmart is planning to incorporate VR in general into its business model. Together, we will continue to evolve this technology and develop new product exploration through immersive retail environments.

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Oculus Announces First Retail Bundle: Rift + ‘Marvel Powers United VR’

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Oculus today announced plans to launch a new retail bundle which adds the upcoming Marvel Powers United VR to the usual retail box including the Rift headset and Touch controllers. Taking a cue from the console world where it’s fairly common to see retail bundles that are coupled with major game releases, Oculus has announced its first retail bundle that makes the included content as much of the package’s marketing as the hardware itself.

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Oculus Retail Partner Potentially Leaks Touch Price And Date

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Oculus Quest 128GB Headset Supposedly In The Works


This past December, we talked about the pros and cons of the 64GB and 256GB Oculus Quest headsets and which one to buy depending on your wants and needs as a user. The fact that many online retailers are currently sold out of 64GB model Oculus Quest headsets only adds further fuel to the fire.

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Oculus Quest marked as discontinued by retailers ahead of Facebook Connect

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Some retailers marked the Oculus Quest as discontinued ahead of Facebook Connect, leading to speculation that the Oculus Quest 2 will be unveiled at the event. Gaming News Virtual Reality breaking twitter Oculus Quest Oculus Quest 2

Vive Cosmos Listed for £700 at Major UK Retailer

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While the company has been tight-lipped on the headset’s pricing and exact launch date, as well as a few remaining specs, major UK retailer Argos seems to have not only listed Vive Cosmos, but appended the specific price of £699.99. ” You can still check out the listing via a web archive ; the price is also visible through the retailer’s search function. The post Vive Cosmos Listed for £700 at Major UK Retailer appeared first on Road to VR.

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Oculus is Now Offering Free Demos of ‘MARVEL Powers United VR’ at Select Retail Locations

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Oculus is now giving free demos of MARVEL Powers United VR, the upcoming super hero adventure for Rift, across its many partner retail locations. Oculus is hosting MARVEL Powers United VR demos at hundreds of participating Best Buy stores in the US, select Currys PC World and John Lewis stores in the UK, and participating FNAC locations in France. News Oculus Rift Games VR Games marvel marvel oculus marvel powers united vr marvel vr oculus demo oculus rift demo

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PlayStation VR Accessories Hit Major Online Retailers

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With the PlayStation VR launch just around the corner—October 13th to be exact—major retailers like Amazon, Best Buy and GameStop have started to stock a few accessories that are sure to keep you charged-up at moment’s notice and travel-ready for those VR evangelist missions to the people who still haven’t tried out virtual reality. Attention : Pre-order release dates for PSVR accessories are different across each retailer.

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Where To Pre-Order The Oculus Quest 2


To no one’s surprise, pre-orders for the recently announced Oculus Quest 2 VR headset are already backordered on the official Oculus website. The post Where To Pre-Order The Oculus Quest 2 appeared first on VRScout.

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128GB Oculus Quest 2 Now Available, Here’s How To Purchase


Facebook’s new Oculus Quest 2 headset offers twice the storage of the 68GB Oculus Quest 2 for the same price. Last month Facebook confirmed rumors surrounding a 128GB model Oculus Quest 2 alongside updates regarding its replacement face covers.

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Oculus Retail Partner Potentially Leaks Touch Price And.


Oculus Retail Partner Potentially Leaks Touch Price And Date German retailer MediaMarkt has listed the anticipated position tracked controllers on its website. That date is in line with the Q4 2016 window that Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe previously provided. oculus vr virtual reality oculus touchThey’re available to pre-order for €199, which works out to be around $225 or £168. It’s apparently shipping on November 21st 2016.

Virtual Reality in Retail: Types, Use Cases and Real Business Benefits


Consumers have embraced online shopping, and it currently accounts for about 18% of all retail sales. What is virtual marketing and retail? In this article, we will examine how VR is used in retail and how it might help your business if you choose to implement it.

Facebook Temporarily Halts The Sale Of Oculus Headsets In Germany


” Earlier this morning, Facebook announced a temporary halt on the sale of Oculus products in Germany to ensure their products comply with local laws. Current owners will continue to have access to the Oculus Store and should experience zero interruptions.

Oculus Quest 2 Black Friday Deals Feature Five Game Bundles

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We’re keeping an eye on the best Oculus Quest 2 Black Friday 2020 deals, don’t blink or you might miss the best Quest sale of the year! The Best Oculus Quest 2 Black Friday 2020 Deal. Oculus Quest 2 (256GB) – $400 on Amazon. Oculus Quest Black Friday Game Deals.

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Report: Oculus Quest 2 with 128GB Storage May Soon Replace 64GB Base Model

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Facebook’s Oculus Quest 2 headset launched in October 2020 in two flavors: 64GB and 256GB. Now images have surfaced via French online retailers LDLC and its subsidiary Top Achat suggesting the existence of an upcoming 128GB version of Quest 2.

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Oculus Quest, Oculus Link, And Valve Index Are Bringing VR Into The Mainstream


Oculus Quest continues to sell out, backorders pushed to mid-February. VR technology has absolutely dominated the 2019 holiday season as numerous major retailers—both physical and online—continue to sell out of 64GB and 128GB Oculus Quest headsets. .

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Oculus Quest 2 128GB Model Goes on Sale Starting Today

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As promised, Facebook today introduced its new 128GB version of the Oculus Quest 2 headset for $300, entirely replacing the 64GB base model launched in October last year. The post Oculus Quest 2 128GB Model Goes on Sale Starting Today appeared first on Road to VR.

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Arena-Scale VR Is On The Rise Thanks To The Oculus Quest


We’re not even half way through 2020 and so far this year is shaping up to be a big one for standalone location-based VR thanks to the Oculus Quest. Not too long ago we ourselves went hands-on with a single-player arena-scale VR game for the Oculus Quest called MissionX.

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Oculus Quest Shortage Is A Good Sign For VR


Facebook’s standalone 6DOF headset, Oculus Quest hit retail stores on May 21 st , and in just one week after launch, the VR headset was listed as sold out at many U.S. retailers such as Walmart, Amazon and Newegg, suggesting that VR is finally catching on with consumers. Devices such as the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and the Oculus Go all deliver a great VR experience, but neither of those devices really caught on and generated the excitement that the Oculus Quest has.

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Samsung’s Gear 360 Finally Comes To More Retailers This Week

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The electronics giant has this week announced that its Gear 360 panoramic camera is now on sale at retailers around the US including AT&T, Best Buy, Sprint, U.S. Previously the company had only sold the device at select events and through its own online store but kept it away from third-party retailers despite putting a big spotlight on it at its developer conference earlier in the year. But this type of content could soon have an important function for Oculus Rift owners too.

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Facebook Slashes Price of Oculus Rift S to $300

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Following the announcement in September that Facebook will discontinue the Rift product line in 2021 , it appears the company is gearing up for a final sendoff by offering its latest PC VR headset, Oculus Rift S, for just $300. Oculus Rift S headset. Oculus Touch controllers (2).

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One of the Last Bastions of the Oculus Brand is No More

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Alongside the announcement of the company’s first retail store, Meta has begun redirecting visitors of the longstanding website to its new Meta Store. Facebook announced back in late 2021 that it would rebrand itself to Meta and eventually dissolve the Oculus brand.

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PlayStation VR Demos Coming to Hundreds of US Retailers

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When it comes to virtual reality, you really do have to ‘see it to believe it’, so Sony is joining the ranks of HTC and Oculus in opening demo spaces for their VR headset to retailers nationwide. Oculus currently demos ‘by appoint only’ at Best Buy , and HTC Vive has open demos at Micro Center , GameStop and Microsoft Stores nationwide if you’re looking to try out all three before buying.

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UK Retailer Game Now Offering HTC Vive On Monthly Payment Plans

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Facebook’s Customer Base Spells Success For The Oculus Quest


Though I would love to let my birthday piggyback on that accomplishment, credit actually goes to Facebook-owned Oculus, which launched its Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift S headsets on that day. The Oculus Rift S , an upgraded version of the original Oculus Rift headset, is a fantastic addition to the computer-based VR ecosystem, touting superior graphics and impressive inside-out tracking. But what made the 21 st revolutionary for VR is the Oculus Quest.

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Mark Zuckerberg: ‘Oculus Quest 2 pre-orders were five times higher than original Quest’

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Oculus Quest 2 has celebrated a pretty successful launch, with some developers saying they’ve seen a dramatic jump in both sales and engagement across their games since the standalone headset’s October 13th release.

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Interview with Robert Scoble about Oculus Quest 2, Apple Glasses and more!

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In the interview with me, he talked about many topics, like the rumors he heard on Apple Glasses, on the Oculus Quest 2 , the America vs China war, XR entrepreneurship, Tesla, and more! The first leaked photo of the new Oculus Quest (Image by WalkingCat).

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These Are the Countries Where You Can Still Buy Quest & Rift S Direct From Oculus

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With a successful holiday season under its belt, Facebook was no doubt looking forward to resupplying its retail partners with more Oculus Quest & Rift S stock.

Quest 2 is Already on Sale for Black Friday

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We’re keeping an eye on the best Oculus Quest 2 Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2021 deals, don’t blink or you might miss the best Quest 2 sale of the year! The Best Oculus Quest 2 Black Friday 2021 Sales. Oculus Quest 2 (128GB). Oculus. Oculus Quest 2 (256GB).

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Buy Oculus Quest 2 Today & Get a $15 Gift Card from NewEgg

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Oculus Quest 2 has been backordered at major online retailers since before Christmas. The deal, which is priced at the standard MSRP of $300, is only available for the 64GB version of Oculus Quest 2 on NewEgg’s US-based site. News Bits VR Deals oculus quest 2 quest 2 dea

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