The day's figure: 2,300,000 VR-devices were delivered to the market in the first quarter of 2017. Analysts from the company IDC (International Data Corporation) claim that in the first quarter of this year, Sony has put on the market 429 thousand PlayStation VR. As for other virtual reality helmets, HTC Vive shipments for the same period are equal to 190.9 thousand units, Oculus Rift – 99.3 thousand.
Mobile VR-systems are still popular. So, only helmets from Samsung were delivered in the amount of 489.5 thousand. "The rest" went to the market in total 980 thousand gadgets. The total number of deliveries of VR-systems in the first quarter of 2017 was 2.3 million.