According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple Glass could see the light of day in the second half of next year.
What had been perceived as an illusion, was finally becoming clearer. Apple is expected to launch an augmented reality headset in the second half of 2022, according to Connected Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a note to investors the day after the WWDC Conference 2021The analyst confirmed a launch schedule first set in April that expects the Cupertino company to launch the AR headset in mid-2022.
“We expect Apple to launch AR HMD devices (vertical width) In the second quarter of 2022. The device will offer a smooth augmented reality video experience, so Target is also required and Genius (Genius Electronic Optical, an Apple supplier) It is also a major resource. “
Multiple helmets can be unveiled
Apple will develop two headphones. The first edition announced for the 2022 launch will be a traditional VR style mask, with 15 cameras for a highly immersive experience. It will be a helmet for Mixed realityA second alternative closer to the elegance of classic glasses would exploit optical waveguide technology to superimpose computer-generated graphics onto a real landscape. This second headset, called Apple Glass, could follow in 2025.
This isn’t the first time rumors sparking the launch of Apple’s AR/VR headset have surfaced. Ming-Chi Kuo, like Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, indicated in March that an announcement on the matter could be made during WWDC. Obviously that was not the case…