Meta slashes prices for Quest headsets to boost VR use

META yesterday slashed prices of its Quest headsets in an attempt to entice more people into its gear and into the virtual worlds Mark Zuckerberg has heralded as the future of the internet.

The tech giant cut the price of recently launched Quest Pro virtual reality (VR) headsets by a third to US$1,000 (RM4,476), and the price of its most expensive consumer-market Quest 2 model by US$70 to US$430, it announced in a blog post.