SuperData - GearVR most shipped headset

SuperData - GearVR most shipped headset
Sean Cleaver

By Sean Cleaver

May 10th 2017 at 10:25AM

Full story on MCV details the recent stats on VR headset sales

Industry analysts, SuperData, have announced that the Samsung Gear VR is still the most popular headset in terms of units shipped.

Following on from the firms research for Q1 2017, the headset shipped 782,000 units ad is expected to hit the 6.7m by the end of 2017.

"A large portion of last year’s 4.5m Gear VR shipments came from S7 pre-orders so we anticipate the S8's success with get even more devices into consumer hands," said SuperData VP Stephanie Llamas to Develop's sister site MCV.

You can read the full story, including information on the performance of the PlayStation VR and HTC Vive headsets, over at MCV.