The worldwide augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headset market is expected to grow at a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 108.3%, reaching 76 million units by 2020, according to International Data Corp.’s (IDC) newly launched AR/VR Tracker.

The more affordable VR devices will continue to lead the market in terms of volume, IDC said. However, the firm expects AR headsets to pick up momentum over the forecast as more affordable technologies and more OEMs enter the market.

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