The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the world in unprecedented ways. People learned to isolate themselves at home, work at home, shop at home, and even have fun at home. The core of mitigating the huge disturbances in our lives is immersive technology. There is no doubt that the global pandemic has led to accelerated adoption of AR/VR at all levels: individuals and businesses.
In this article, we will introduce some of the most important data appearing in surveys and market research reports that study the impact of expanded reality on people’s lives during the pandemic. In addition, we will present some of the most reliable predictions about the evolution of AR/VR’s accelerated adoption in the post-pandemic world.