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VIDEOS of a top-secret virtual reality headset developed by Facebook have leaked online.The official promo videos hit social media over the weekend ahead of the launch of the Oculus Quest 2 gadget later this week.
5Video of Facebook’s upcoming virtual reality headset, the Oculus Quest 2, has leaked onlineCredit: Facebook
Andrew Bosworth, Facebook’s head of virtual reality (VR), later confirmed the validity of the clip in a tweet on Monday.
He announced an official unveiling would take place on September 16.
“Welp. It is hard to keep the lid on something this good,” he wrote.
Facebook is betting big on the virtual reality (VR) space, buying up VR gaming firm Oculus for a reported $2billion (£1.5billion) in 2014.
5Facebook has produced a number of virtual reality headsets in recent yearsCredit: Facebook
Since then it has released a handful of VR headsets through Oculus. The wearable gear simulates an immerse, virtual world around you.
You can already chat or play games with mates using Oculus, but Facebook has plans to one day simulate entire worlds for users to play around in.
It appears the firm’s rumoured new headset, the Oculus Quest 2, will soon get an official announcement.
Two promo videos were accidentally …
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