Apple VR/AR Controller photo Reportedly Leaked

Rumors have been circulating for a while now that Apple is engaged on some form of virtual or augmented fact headset. these days, MacRumors.com launched photographs that look like a controller for this Apple VR or AR headset.

The controller seems a little bit similar to a streamlined HTC Vive controller. notwithstanding although it's true, the prototype is bound to alternate earlier than buyers are ever meant to peer it. For now, it’s a reasonably fundamental design, with what looks to be one small face button close the middle of the controller. The tip of the controller carries what looks to be a round trackpad like that discovered on the HTC Vive controller.

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The leaked controller looks corresponding to the HTC Vive Controller with the tip cut off.


Apple looks to were working towards its own AR/VR headset for years now. In 2017, Bloomberg suggested Apple became ramping up its work on an AR headset.

In November 2019, greater studies came from Bloomberg that Apple hopes to unencumber a headset combining AR and VR in 2021 or 2022. The record suggests 2023 might also bring a pair of light-weight glasses utilising AR.

The controller leak comes off the heels of stated findings that Apple can be including a new AR journey app for iOS 14. These apps may well be triggered by way of QR codes found right through the realm. One experience Apple is reportedly engaged on is one which turns a crosswalk into a digital bowling alley people can throw a ball down to knock over pins.

This crosswalk minigame is apparently performing at a crosswalk near an Apple office in Sunnyvale, CA.

while new technology is awesome, and Apple may actually solidify the trend of VR and AR in a mainstream viewers, one has to wonder if plans had been pushed back in the wake of coronavirus. With a potential hit to the manufacturing sector, as well because the expertise for work to slow as people transition to working from home, the dates Bloomberg pronounced on in November can be pushed returned.

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