Xbox will not get support for virtual reality

22 June 2018
Contrary to user expectations, Microsoft representatives announced the cancellation of plans to introduce support for virtual reality helmets on its gaming consoles Xbox.This information was shared with the resource Gamesindustry Director of Marketing in the gaming direction of Microsoft - Mike Nichols. According to him, the company has no definite plans for the Xbox console in virtual or mixed reality. In addition, Nichols added that he considers the PC the best platform for virtual and mixed reality, and smartphones - for augmented reality. The main focus of the Xbox consoles, he said, is the game on the TV screen. It seems that the Xbox owners are not destined to wait for an analogue of PS VR and the numerous promises of Microsoft to release consoles with mixed and virtual reality support will again remain unfulfilled.