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Qualcomm-powered Oculus Quest is prospective OTT haven

Almost exactly a month after Oculus began phasing out its flagship Rift headsets, the Facebook-owned virtual reality outfit has unveiled the company’s first “all-in-one” headset, the Oculus Quest, powered by none other than the Qualcomm Mobile VR Platform based on the Snapdragon 835. Quest has been tipped by some in the industry as a prodigy with significant expectations, and although outperforming its predecessor Rift should hardly be difficult, placing any hardware on such a high pedestal is a dangerous game. But on first impressions, we feel that despite being marketed as a headset for the VR gaming market, the Oculus Quest offers an environment ideal for OTT video services – enabled by some clever developments on both the Qualcomm and…

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