Based on an analyst, Apple plans to launch AR glasses in 2026 or 2027 on the very earliest.
Whereas there are rumors swirling about Apple’s reported plans to launch a mixed-reality headset this yr, different rumors recommend Apple is engaged on a pair of AR glasses, too. Based on analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, a notable leaker with a superb observe file, Apple received’t launch its AR glasses till 2026 or 2027 on the earliest.
Contemplating Apple hasn’t introduced any AR glasses and all reviews level to the concept that even when they’re being labored on we received’t see them launch for years, particulars are fairly slim. Earlier rumors have instructed that Apple’s mixed-reality headset, which many predict to be introduced at this yr’s WWDC convention, goes to be an costly piece of package not aimed on the common shopper, whereas Apple’s AR glasses will, in reality, be a extra mass-market piece of shopper tech the common individual may be capable to afford.
In fact, although, none of that is confirmed. For those who’re excited in regards to the thought of Apple engaged on AR glasses, although, this newest report might nicely come as excellent news, as a result of earlier reviews this yr instructed that Apple may need merely suspended its AR venture altogether, whereas Ming-Chi Kuo is reporting that this isn’t the case. Briefly, a delay or an extended wait is significantly better than a cancellation.
Both manner, should you’re to see what Apple is cooking up with regards to glasses or headsets, be certain to maintain your eyes peeled this June throughout WWDC 2023 the place Apple is reported to introduce its mixed-reality headset. Rumors about each merchandise have been swirling for years, however it’s trying like that is lastly the yr when Apple introduces its first product in one other actuality. Solely time will inform, although.