Apple's first virtual reality headset will reportedly sport powerful processors, a high-resolution display, a fan and a steep price tag. The VR headset will be considered a niche product and could be "far more expensive" than the $300 to $900 headsets available from rivals, according to a report Thursday from Bloomberg.
Apple has Apple Watch in 2014., tech that transports you into a digitally created world when you don bulky goggles. Last May, Apple bought the . The purchase was the latest sign the maker is closer to revealing a virtual reality headset, which would be its first major new product category since the
A prototype of Apple's VR headset includes external cameras to allow for some augmented reality features, which overlay computer images on the real world, but would also be a stepping stone to, according to Bloomberg.
While it could hit more delays, Apple reportedly plans to launch the VR headset as soon as 2022.
Apple declined to comment.