image credit: Adobe Stock

Gurman: Apple focusing on xrOS instead of iOS 17

January 9, 2023

Via: BGR

With Apple’s upcoming Mixed Reality headset set to be unveiled this spring, a report by Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman in his Power On newsletter shows that the Cupertino firm is focusing on the xrOS software instead of iOS 17 and iPadOS 17.

The xrOS will power the Mixed Reality headset. According to Gurman, Apple has already shared the device with a “small number of high-profile software developers for testing, letting them get started on third-party apps.”

On Apple’s part, one application for the Mixed Reality headset could be an Augmented Reality experience in Apple stores, which will first be available for iPhones.

Read More on BGR