Oculus Connect 6: Next Chapter to Immersive Technology

Ramon Conopio, Analyst Ramon Conopio, Analyst Apps & Games, Augmented Reality, Augmented Reality Intelligence Service, Devices & Technology, Enterprise Transformation, Enterprise xR Intelligence Service, Head-Mounted Displays, Imaging & Video, Insight Articles, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Media & Entertainment, Software, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

Virtual and augmented reality-enthusiasts will have a taste of what’s next in immersive technology at the 6th annual Oculus Connect 6 (OC6) happening on September 25th and 26th. Here are some of the trends Greenlight Insights expects to be center stage at the conference: CONTENT CREATION and DEVELOPMENT With a suite of first-generation VR products, Oculus is focusing more on … Read More

Insta360 Expands Portfolio, Launches New Mini-Camera Targeting Social, Short-Form Video

Natalie Yue, Analyst Natalie Yue, Analyst Devices & Technology, Imaging & Video, Insight Articles, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

The market for cameras is highly competitive and characterized by rapid technological advances and frequent product introductions. Nowhere is this more evident than with Insta360, the marketer of spherical 360-video cameras such as the One X, Nano S, and Titan. This week, Insta360 announced it would begin selling the Insta360 Go, a camera it bills as the “the world’s smallest … Read More

Light Field Lab Secures $28 Million in Series A Funding

Avatar Greenlight Insights Devices & Technology, Enterprise xR Intelligence Service, Imaging & Video, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Media & Entertainment, Shared Environments, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

San Jose, CA-based holographic display company Light Field Lab announced on August 12 a $28 million Series A funding round led by Bosch Venture Capital and Taiwania Capital along with investment from Samsung Ventures, Verizon Ventures, Comcast, Liberty Global Ventures, NTT Docomo Ventures, Inc., HELLA Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Alumni Ventures Group, R7 Partners, and Acme Capital. According to Light Field … Read More

Mi VR is Uncertain, But China Still To Drive VR Growth

J.C. Kuang, Analyst J.C. Kuang, Analyst Consumer Insights, Devices & Technology, Head-Mounted Displays, Insight Articles, Media & Entertainment, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

According to reports, Chinese electronics company XIaomi has decided to permanently shutter its consumer VR operations. Western and Chinese media outlets circulated a report stating that Xiaomi had fired the Mi VR Go development team, signaling its intent to discontinue development of the platform. Best known for its large smartphone and consumer electronics business, Xiaomi served as a key OEM … Read More