“Strikingly Similar”: Magic Leap Files Suit Against nReal

J.C. Kuang, Analyst J.C. Kuang, Analyst Augmented Reality, Augmented Reality Intelligence Service, Devices & Technology, Head-Mounted Displays, Insights

On June 17th, AR hardware powerhouse Magic Leap filed suit against Hangzhou Tairuo Technology Company (known in the United States as nReal), in order to halt what the former alleges is “[exploitation of] Magic Leap’s proprietary and confidential information to unfairly compete in the development of [AR hardware],” according to official court documents. While neither company has commented directly on … Read More

Worldwide Augmented Reality HMDs Forecast, 2019-2023

New market report with detailed 5-year global virtual reality HMDs forecasts and commentary for strategic planners. Forecasts include Units, Revenue, and ASPs, and are analyzed by Category, Device Type, Markets, Verticals, and Regions.

AWE 2019: Headsets Augment Gaming and Enterprise

J.C. Kuang, Analyst J.C. Kuang, Analyst Augmented Reality, Augmented Reality Intelligence Service, Devices & Technology, Head-Mounted Displays, Insights

As Santa Clara prepares to receive the Augmented World Expo in its 10th year, a number of major product debuts and newly announced partnerships have come to light,  building excitement for one of AR’s largest conferences. In particular, head-mounted displays for AR are emerging as an increasingly viable product category for 2019. Lenovo ThinkReality A6 The Lenovo ThinkReality A6 HMD … Read More

Dispaly Week 2019: Innovation in Optical Solutions is Leading to Next-Generation Virtual Reality Displays

Clifton Dawson, CEO Clifton Dawson, CEO Devices & Technology, Head-Mounted Displays, Insights, Semiconductors, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

The Society for Information Display (SID) once again hosted the annual Display Week on May 12th-17th in San Jose, California. Display Week is one of the world’s largest semiconductor industry tradeshows for suppliers providing materials, processes, components, and services to major display manufacturers. At Display Week 2019, augmented reality and virtual reality were again key focus areas during the conference … Read More