Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon virtual reality reference platform

Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., has introduced Qualcomm Snapdragon VR820, its first virtual reality (VR) reference platform, the company said.

Developed with Goertek, a global ODM, the Snapdragon VR820 includes features such as integrated eye tracking with two cameras, dual front facing cameras for six degrees of freedom (6DOF) and see-through applications, four microphones, gyro, accelerometer, and magnetometer sensors.

Qualcomm Incorporated is a provider of 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies, including Qualcomm´s licensing business, QTL and the majority of its patent portfolio.