Samsung Gear VR
Samsung has announced its first Gear VR device targeting consumers of wearables.
The latest edition of the Gear VR is compatible with even more smartphones, including the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge+, S6 and S6 edge, leveraging each device’s super AMOLED display to provide the color, clarity and performance needed for virtual reality experience.
“We see virtual reality as the next computing platform,” said JK Shin, CEO and president of IT & Mobile Division, Samsung Electronics.
The Samsung Gear VR is 22 percent lighter than previous Gear VR Innovator Edition, and includes new foam cushioning to make the device more comfortable to wear.
In addition, the Gear VR’s touchpad has been improved, providing greater control while enjoying the robust selection of film, gaming, 360 degree video and experiential content available for Gear VR.
The Samsung Gear VR will be available in Frost White for USD 99 starting this fall.