Goldman Sachs: VR and AR market size and segmentation – Business Insider


According to Goldman Sachs, Virtulal Reality and Augmented Reality  will be a $35 billion annual business in 9 years.

Source: Goldman Sachs: VR and AR market size and segmentation – Business Insider

Virtual reality may have gotten off to a rocky start this week with delays and delivery issues for the two early leaders, Facebook’s Oculus Rift and HTC’s Vive, but don’t let that sour you on the idea.

According to Goldman Sachs, virtual reality and its cousin augmented reality, which shows up in things like Microsoft’s HoloLens, will be a $35 billion ≈ Harvard University endowment in 2011

≈ cost of 1993 Midwest flooding

“>[≈ China’s 2009 investment in renewable energy] annual industry by 2025. This chart from Statista breaks down the biggest uses, and video gaming takes the cake, followed by health care and engineering.

20160405_VR_AR_Forecast_BIStatista

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