Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1

Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1: The future independent virtual reality glasses already have a specific chip

Enjoying virtual reality with your mobile is not enough, and doing it with Oculus Rift or HTC Vive is perhaps too much. That’s what has made independent virtual reality glasses appear like the recent Oculus Go, which have suddenly shown that they can offer a very interesting balance.

That balance now wants to be exploited by Qualcomm, which has created a specific platform for this type of product. The new Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1 is the first SoC specially designed for virtual reality and augmented experiences (what Qualcomm calls Extended Reality, XR), and is an interesting alternative for this segment in the coming months. Continue Reading