Tag Archive: Headset


Huawei’s TalkBand B5 wearable/Bluetooth headset is now official

Update: Today, Huawei officially unveiled the TalkBand B5. Aside from doubling as a pop-up Bluetooth headset, the wearable also offers a few fitness options. Like the ability to track activities such as running, walking and cycling and perform 24-hour heart rate monitoring (thanks to its heart rate monitor).

What’s more, since the TalkBand B4 is IP67-certified, the device can be worn during other types of workouts such as swimming.

The new wearable features a 1.13-inch AMOLED display with 2.5D glass  [Read More…]

Huawei’s TalkBand B5 leaks with detachable Bluetooth headset

Huawei is gearing up to roll out a new hybrid wearable device in the near future. It’s called the TalkBand B5 and is the successor of the TalkBand B3 which launched back in 2016.

Since the number “4” is considered to be unlucky in China, Huawei is jumping from 3 straight to 5 with this new release.

And this week we got to take a look at the upcoming fitness tracker, courtesy of prolific leakster @evleaks. Just like its predecessor,  [Read More…]

Google is reportedly working on a HoloLens-like AR headset

Augmented reality and virtual reality are popular platforms for developers and customers, and companies like Google aren’t likely to give up their forward momentum with either any time soon.

As such, it isn’t too surprising to hear that Google is working on a new AR headset, based on a new report this week from WinFuture. The new AR headset will reportedly be manufactured by Quanta, which is based out of Taiwan, and will have similarities to Microsoft’s mixed reality headset,  [Read More…]

Facebook’s new Oculus Go standalone headset wants to make VR mainstream

Is it finally time for VR to go mainstream? Facebook certainly hopes so, as it launches the Oculus Go, its first standalone VR headset.

The post Facebook’s new Oculus Go standalone headset wants to make VR mainstream appeared first on AndroidGuys.

Where to buy a used PlayStation VR headset

VR is expensive. Buying used might be the solution.

What to consider before buying a used VR headset Do you have everything that’s required? Cleanliness

Let’s just get right to it: Buying a used VR headset is somewhat akin to buying a used pair of headphones. It’s been tight against someone’s face and they’ve likely sweat into it with perhaps an eye goober or two has slipped into the mix. So, firstly, you need to be OK with that.

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HTC’s Vive Focus standalone VR headset is coming to ‘global markets’

Ambiguity aside, this is still really exciting.

Although it may not have a prominent place in the smartphone market, HTC is currently dominating the VR world with its Vive headsets. Shortly after launching pre-orders for its new Vive Pro, HTC’s now confirmed that its Vive Focus headset will be expanding to ‘global markets.’

Per HTC’s official blog post –

Today at GDC 2018, HTC Vive announced that we are bringing Vive Focus to the global markets later  [Read More…]

Let your smartphone power new worlds with the $50 Google Daydream View VR headset

Put your new S9 to work.

The Google Daydream View virtual reality headsets are down to $ 49.50 at Best Buy. This sale is one of Best Buy’s daily deals. These headsets normally sell for $ 99 at Best Buy and other retailers like B&H. We’ve never seen them drop to this price before. You can get any of the three available colors at this price.

These headsets are an upgrade from an older model also called  [Read More…]

HTC’s Vive Focus VR headset is super cool, but you can’t have one

It was supposed to be the first Daydream Standalone headset, but HTC is doing something potentially more interesting now.

Back at Google I/O last year, Daydream Standalone was teased as the next big thing in VR from Google. A big part of that plan was a special headset from HTC that didn’t require a phone to work, but instead, we’ll soon be using the Lenovo Mirage Solo as the first Daydream Standalone headset. What happened to the  [Read More…]

HTC Vive Pro headset now available for pre-order at $799

That $ 799 price includes just the headset.

During CES 2018, HTC introduced us to the Vive Pro – a new and improved version of its Vive VR headset. The Vive Pro comes equipped with an updated design, higher-resolution displays, and improved audio quality, and now it’s officially available for pre-order.

You can reserve your Vive Pro from the official Vive website right now, and as you can tell by the title of this article, it’ll cost  [Read More…]

Take a chance on virtual reality with this Aukey headset for just $6

Try VR with just your phone and this super inexpensive headset.

The Aukey virtual reality headset for smartphones is down to $ 5.89 with code ITP42D4M on Amazon. It’s $ 10 without the code, and it was selling as high as $ 18 in early January. This is the lowest price we’ve seen and better than any direct discounts.

This headset works with any smartphone that is 4.7 inches to 5.2 inches, including the iPhone 7 and  [Read More…]