Mark Zuckerberg, CEO at Meta, previously referred to as Fb, revealed during The Joe Rogan Expertise podcast that the corporate goes to launch its new VR headset in October this 12 months. Zuckerberg additionally mentioned throughout the podcast that extra particulars concerning the new VR headset might be shared throughout the firm’s Join convention.
Within the Joe Rogan’s podcast, Mark Zuckerberg mentioned that Meta’s new VR headset will get a couple of “huge options”. Additional speaking concerning the options, Zuckerberg mentioned that the headset will get eye and facial monitoring assist. This can enable wearers to make eye contact in VR, in response to Zuckerberg. The avatar may even monitor your face to mimic and emote a wearer’s facial features in actual time, he added. For instance, if a consumer frowns or smiles, their avatars in VR may even imitate the identical.
In July, Meta announced that it’s elevating the costs of the Meta Quest 2 VR headset from August. The 128GB variant of the Quest 2 has been priced at $399.99 (roughly Rs. 32,000), and the 256GB variant has been priced at $499.99 (roughly Rs. 40,000). The corporate additionally elevated costs for some equipment and refurbished models.