Apple to introduce augmented reality (AR) headset in spring 2023
Apple plans to introduce its first long-awaited augmented reality (AR) headset in the spring of 2023. Apple spent 8 years developing this gadget.
Insiders believe that Apple’s AR / VR headset will be presented in the spring of 2023. The presentation of the new gadget should take place before the start of the global conference for developers on Apple platforms, which is scheduled for June 6th.
The first device from Apple with support for augmented and virtual reality technology has already been handed over to developers for testing, according to the 9to5Mac portal. The company will need some more time to fix some flaws. According to journalist Mark Gurman from Bloomberg, Apple will have to fix problems with several flaws in software and hardware in order for the gadget to turn out to be a complete and improved device. These improvements have caused the postponement of the presentation. Initially, the presentation of the augmented reality (AR) headset should take place in January 2023.
Estimated Specifications for Apple’s Augmented Reality (AR) Headset
What is known about the technical characteristics of Apple’s augmented reality headset? The development of the gadget began in 2015. According to the leaks, the headset will receive two micro-OLED displays with a resolution of 8K. The device will be equipped with 15 cameras that are designed to track the movement of hands and eyes. Also, the gadget can get support for spatial sound. According to journalist Mark Gurman, the weight of Apple’s headset will be less compared to existing counterparts from other manufacturers. It is assumed that the gadget will become a full-fledged device and will not require binding to a Mac or iPhone.
How much will Apple’s augmented reality headset cost?
Previously, the approximate cost of the device was reported by The Information. According to their data, the approximate cost of the device will be $3,000.