According to IHS, Markit, this year the most popular VR headset for smartphones remain Samsung Gear VR
According to IHS, Markit, this year on the market VR headsets for smartphones will increase competition, as it is expected a rapid growth in the supply of headsets on the platform of Google Daydream. However, the most popular VR headset for smartphones, like last year, will be the device Samsung Gear VR.
More specifically, delivery devices Daydream View will increase from 120 000 to 2.23 MDR pieces. At the same time, a set of Samsung Gear VR, according to the forecast of specialists Markit IHS, in 2017, will be sold 4.1 million units. Note that this is 9.6% less than in 2016, when they were sold to 4.56 million units.
Source: IHS Markit