Latest Microsoft AR & VR news

Microsoft's HoloLens 2 developer edition to cost $3,500 when it launches this year
Microsoft's HoloLens 2 developer edition to cost $3,500 when it launches this year By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft plans to launch a developer edition of the HoloLens 2 headset. It's priced at $3,500 in the US.... Read more

Microsoft plans to bring your phone into Mixed Reality
Microsoft plans to bring your phone into Mixed Reality By Adrian Willings

A new patent has revealed Microsoft's future plans to integrate your smartphone into the Mixed Reality experience.... Read more

Microsoft: HoloLens will be a consumer device, one day
Microsoft: HoloLens will be a consumer device, one day By Stuart Miles

Microsoft's Greg Sullivan, has told Pocket-lint that the company hopes the new HoloLens 2 will be great for consumers one day... Read more

Microsoft HoloLens 2 features, news and release date: Everything you need to know
Microsoft HoloLens 2 features, news and release date: Everything you need to know By Dan Grabham

The first HoloLens headset ushered in the concept of mixed reality. The second-generation is here... Read more

Microsoft HoloLens 2 available for pre-order: Lighter, higher-resolution and $3.5K
Microsoft HoloLens 2 available for pre-order: Lighter, higher-resolution and $3.5K By Stuart Miles

Microsoft has announced a new version of its augmented reality headset during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.... Read more

Microsoft MWC 2019 event: How to watch and what to expect
Microsoft MWC 2019 event: How to watch and what to expect By Maggie Tillman

Mobile World Congress will see many tech giants take the stage to unveil their latest innovations, and Microsoft is no exception.... Read more

Microsoft teases HoloLens 2 headset ahead of 24 February launch
Microsoft teases HoloLens 2 headset ahead of 24 February launch By Maggie Tillman

We know when the next-generation HoloLens headset, the HoloLens 2, will be unveiled by Microsoft.... Read more

Microsoft said to unveil HoloLens 2 at press event ahead of MWC 2019
Microsoft said to unveil HoloLens 2 at press event ahead of MWC 2019 By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is holding an event next month during Mobile World Congress, where it might unveil the next HoloLens mixed reality headset.... Read more

Windows Mixed Reality: What is it, what headsets are available and which should you buy?
Windows Mixed Reality: What is it, what headsets are available and which should you buy? By Adrian Willings

Find out all about Windows Mixed Reality, what it is, which headsets are available and why it matters.... Read more

Microsoft HoloLens 2 headset to use Qualcomm's XR1 VR chip
Microsoft HoloLens 2 headset to use Qualcomm's XR1 VR chip By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft's so-called HoloLens 2 headset will launch by this end of this year or in early 2018.... Read more

Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality event: Samsung Odyssey, headset pre-orders open, and more
Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality event: Samsung Odyssey, headset pre-orders open, and more By Elyse Betters

Microsoft is going all in on mixed reality.The Redmond, Washington-based company invited the media to a Windows Mixed Reality event in San Francisco. In... Read more

Microsoft gives update on Mixed Reality platform: Headset pricing, SteamVR support, and new games
Microsoft gives update on Mixed Reality platform: Headset pricing, SteamVR support, and new games By Elyse Betters

Microsoft's Windows Mixed Reality platform is starting to take shape.The Dell Visor, which is Dell’s first headset for Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality... Read more

Microsoft is working on a HoloLens 2 headset with a custom AI chip
Microsoft is working on a HoloLens 2 headset with a custom AI chip By Elyse Betters

Microsoft is hard at work on the HoloLens 2, and by the sounds of it, it'll pack some fancy new hardware.Microsoft just announced that the next generation... Read more

Microsoft follows Google Daydream and Oculus with own Mixed Reality controllers
Microsoft follows Google Daydream and Oculus with own Mixed Reality controllers By Rik Henderson

After rebranding its augmented reality system to Windows 10 Mixed Reality, Microsoft is expanding the ecosystem with motion controllers to interact with... Read more

Microsoft hasn't sold many HoloLens headsets, but that's okay
Microsoft hasn't sold many HoloLens headsets, but that's okay By Elyse Betters

Microsoft doesn't care about HoloLens headset sales.It's been over six months since Microsoft opened up the mixed-reality headset to everyone. The company... Read more

Microsoft will announce VR headset details in December
Microsoft will announce VR headset details in December By Max Langridge

Microsoft has confirmed it will hold two events in December, one in Shenzen, China on 8-9 December and the other in Taipei, Taiwan on 14-15 December which... Read more

Microsoft HoloLens now available in the UK, if you've got almost £3,000 handy
Microsoft HoloLens now available in the UK, if you've got almost £3,000 handy By Rik Henderson

Microsoft is now taking pre-orders for its HoloLens augmented reality headset in the UK and a few other countries outside the US.You can order the headset... Read more

Windows 10 introduces holographic apps for all, coming 2017
Windows 10 introduces holographic apps for all, coming 2017 By Mike Lowe

It's barely been a minute since Windows 10 Anniversary Edition arrived, but now Microsoft is looking ahead to its next W10 feature update: holographic... Read more

Microsoft opens up sales of HoloLens to anyone with $3,000 to spare
Microsoft opens up sales of HoloLens to anyone with $3,000 to spare By Elyse Betters

You can now experience augmented reality, but it's going to cost you.Microsoft has just announced that all developers and business customers in the US... Read more

Microsoft opens HoloLens platform to combine third party VR and AR
Microsoft opens HoloLens platform to combine third party VR and AR By Luke Edwards

Microsoft has announced that its HoloLens platform is going to be opened up to the masses so that others can create their own devices.Microsoft has also... Read more

NASA is making an exhibit that'll let you roam Mars using Microsoft HoloLens
NASA is making an exhibit that'll let you roam Mars using Microsoft HoloLens By Elyse Betters

You'll be able to explore Mars in a few months, as long as you're near Florida. Shortly after Microsoft ended its main keynote at Build 2016, NASA announced... Read more

Microsoft HoloLens may not reach consumers for a while, it has a hot issue to deal with
Microsoft HoloLens may not reach consumers for a while, it has a hot issue to deal with By Luke Edwards

Today the Microsoft Build 2016 developer conference kicks off and there is expected to be plenty of HoloLens chat. Despite growing excitement, it could... Read more

One day you'll use Microsoft HoloLens to watch the Super Bowl
One day you'll use Microsoft HoloLens to watch the Super Bowl By Elyse Betters

At some point in the near future, you'll be able to beam a 3D hologram of Tom Brady onto your coffee table. Or at least that's what Microsoft has suggested.In... Read more

Microsoft HoloLens video shows amazing holographic future is near
Microsoft HoloLens video shows amazing holographic future is near By Luke Edwards

If you didn't think Microsoft HoloLens would be on the top of your Christmas list soon, you will after seeing this new video.At the Microsoft Build Developer... Read more

Microsoft HoloLens in videos: Want to see what the future looks like?
Microsoft HoloLens in videos: Want to see what the future looks like? By Rik Henderson

One of the biggest surprises Microsoft pulled out of the bag during its Windows 10 media briefing was the announcement that it is to release its own augmented... Read more

Microsoft wants to add holograms to your world through Windows Holographic and HoloLens headset
Microsoft wants to add holograms to your world through Windows Holographic and HoloLens headset By Rik Henderson

During Microsoft's Windows 10 media briefing in Seattle it pulled a rabbit out of the hat by announcing Windows Holographic, a technology that adds 3D... Read more