Forecast for VR headsets
Non-mobile VR headsets have their own integrated screens, for example, Oculus Rift, whereas mobile VR headsets use smartphones as the screen, for example, Google Cardboard.
Numerous large corporations, such as HTC and Sony, are venturing into space. The introduction of commercial VR headsets is expected to accelerate market growth over the next two years.
Virtual Reality Market Report
The global VR market can be categorized based on components into hardware and software verticals. The hardware segment dominated the virtual reality market in terms of the overall market share in 2016.
The rising demand for smartphone devices is anticipated to complement the growing VR hardware device sales. The increasing penetration of devices, such as smartphones and tablets, is expected to drive the software segment over the forecast period.
The increasing demand for VR applications in the gaming and entertainment segments is expected contribute to the market growth.