Meta opens Quest operating system to third-party device makers

By Thomson Reuters Apr 22, 2024 | 11:03 AM

(Reuters) -The operating system that powers Meta Quest headsets can now be used by third-party hardware makers, Meta Platforms said on Monday.

Meta Horizon OS combines the core technologies powering mixed reality experiences like gesture tracking and high-resolution pass-through, Meta said.

It added that firms like Asus, Lenovo and Microsoft’s Xbox are developing devices on the platform.

(Reporting by Yuvraj Malik in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber)