Daydream was unveiled a year ago with the Pixel and has expanded out to a handful of other devices like the Moto Z. Google's augmented reality platform Tango has been up until this point available on a limited number of phones - namely, the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro and Asus ZenFone AR.
These standalone headsets will use inside-out positional tracking to allow users to move through virtual spaces that correspond with the real world, something that Google calls WorldSense.
We haven't exactly heard much with regards to Daydream from Google's partners since the project was first announced previous year, with the only high-profile devices being Google's own Pixel devices, the LG G6, Moto Z family and the ASUS ZenFone AR.More news: BC Greens begin talks with other parties
This was announced during Google's annual technology event Google I/O 2017.
Most current VR systems rely on a wired connection to a computer or a smartphone to be placed into the headset acting as the screen in order to function.
Bavor said Google's new VR headset would be available to the public later in the year. The announcement did not reveal many details except for the model name, "Vive Standalone", and the descriptions - "simplistic, lightweight and portable".
Tango is also one of the core technologies behind the company's new Visual Positioning Service (VPS), which helps devices understand their location indoors.
It is also clear that the actual hardware may be manufactured by individual companies licensed to use the Daydream platform and with the VR related chipset being supplied through Qualcomm.