What’s the real reality of VR headsets?

The Meta Quest Pro in use. (Source: Meta)

There are conflicting reports about the future of VR headsets in the market, with some companies cutting back while others are pushing ahead. Sony is continuing with its plan for a new VR headset and is expecting to see good revenues, while other companies like Apple and Microsoft have withdrawn from the market or cut back. Companies like Meta have introduced new products but also faced layoffs and budget cuts, while investors seem to be supportive of cost-cutting measures. The reason for the slowdown in the VR market could be due to the high costs associated with developing and manufacturing the devices.