• Qualcomm's new Wireless AR Smart Viewer finally cuts the cord

    1 month ago - By Phandroid

    While VR and AR headsets are a thing these days, they haven't quite fully hit the mainstream just yet. There are many reasons for this, such as price, lack of mainstream apps and games, and in some cases, the fact that it requires a connection to a powerful computer for processing. This is a problem that Qualcomm is trying to solve as they have unveiled a new reference design for what they're calling the Wireless AR Smart Viewer that is powered by the company's very own Snapdragon XR2 platform. With this new reference design, Qualcomm has come up with a wireless AR headset that allows...
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  • GeForce Now isn't a replacement for PS5 or gaming PCs just yet, Nvidia admits

    GeForce Now isn't a replacement for PS5 or gaming PCs just yet, Nvidia admits

    1 month ago - By Tech Radar

    Nvidia GeForce Now vice president and general manager Phil Eisler has told TechRadar Gaming that the cloud gaming service isn't quite ready to replace your PS5 or gaming PC, but is a "great alternative". In an upcoming interview on TRG, Eisler said: “We are not there yet, but cloud gaming is a great alternative for those who can't afford a new console or gaming PC or just want to play their games on other devices. “ Chromebooks and phones are now the fastest-growing client types on GeForce Now, and this segment is quickly catching up to integrated graphics laptops and Macs.” Eisler also...
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