Richard Lai

Senior Editor; Engadget Chinese Editor in Chief

Richard's love for gadgets was probably triggered by an electric shock at the age of five while poking his finger into power sockets for no reason. He managed to destroy a few more desktops and phones until he was sent to England for school. Somehow he ended up in London, where he had the golden opportunity to buy a then senior editor a pint of lager, and here we are.

Articles by Richard Lai

11.13.17
HTC Vive Focus is a standalone VR headset with ‘world-scale’ tracking
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HTC Vive Focus is a standalone VR headset with ‘world-scale’ tracking

No PC nor base stations required for this 6DoF VR device.

By R. Lai,   11.13.17
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11.02.17
HTC will make a 'noteworthy' return to dual-camera phones in 2018
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HTC will make a 'noteworthy' return to dual-camera phones in 2018

But it'll only be releasing a total of five to six models next year.

By R. Lai,   11.02.17
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10.12.17
Chinese startup's '8K' VR headset is surprisingly advanced
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Chinese startup's '8K' VR headset is surprisingly advanced

The Pimax 8K's high resolution plus 200-degree FOV make other headsets feel so last-gen.

By R. Lai,   10.12.17
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10.08.17
OMRON's updated ping pong robot can serve and take smashes
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OMRON's updated ping pong robot can serve and take smashes

And it's probably not too late to apply for the 2020 Olympics.

By R. Lai,   10.08.17
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