Google scraps plans for standalone VR headset to take on Oculus Rift: Report

Google has scrapped plans to launch a “high-end” standalone virtual reality headset to take on the Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear, and HTC Vive, according to sources speaking to Recode.

The Alphabet-owned company is shifting resources to its mobile VR initiative, the publication says, as Google is putting focus towards streamlined projects. The move comes as virtual reality is picking up steam with more major hardware companies pushing the emerging technology.

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