VR/AR/MR/XR technology investment directions worldwide 2016-2019

The statistic shows the investment directions of virtual/augmented reality technology worldwide in 2016, 2018, and 2019. As of January 2019, 54 percent of the respondents said that the gaming sector was going to witness the most investment directed to the development of VR/AR/MR/XR technology or content in the next 12 months.

VR/AR/MR/XR technology and content investment focuses worldwide from 2016 to 2019

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Release date

March 2019



Survey time period

2016 / January 2018 / Q1 2019

Number of respondents

140 (2016) /140 (2018) / 200 (2019)

Special properties

VR/AR experts / company executives

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

*In 2016 and 2018 the question in the survey was focused only on AR and VR, not taking into account MR and XR products and services.Multiple answers were possible.

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