Same-day update: Apparently Xiaomi will not be unveiling this on August 1st. They are doing a three-day tease with launch rumored to be August 4th.
The earliest report has these specs:
- Zipper design ( to secure the phone )
- Supports 4-6 inch phones.
- Field of view: 95 degrees
- Weight : 0.33 kg
- Size (L x W x H): 22 x 13 x 10.7 cm / 8.65 x 5.11 x 4.21 inches
- Price : 29 usd
That’s a very narrow Field of View!
More screensnaps and the promo video after the break.
Notice the hanging zipper tongues:
The promo video:
Offhand, this doesn’t seem to have anything to do with Daydream VR. More details in another post as this news develops.