2022 was a pivotal year for virtual reality (VR) technology. The advancements in hardware and software combined with a growing consumer interest in immersive experiences set the stage for VR to become a mainstream technology in 2023 and beyond.
Major companies, such as Facebook and HTC invested heavily in VR and introduced new products that improved the overall user experience.
The COVID-19 pandemic also drove increased demand for VR as a means of staying connected with friends and family while physically apart. With these developments, 2023 is shaping up to be the year VR goes mainstream and becomes a staple in the tech industry.