Samsung today announced the launch of the mobile virtual reality headset - Samsung Gear VR. Introduced in association with Oculus, users can experience mobile entertainment with a robust selection of 2D and 3D videos, immersive gaming across genres, 360 degree video and experiential content on their Gear VR.
Compatible with Galaxy smartphones, including the Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge+, S6 and S6 edge, Gear VR will leverage each device's super AMOLED display & resolution to provide the colour, clarity and performance needed for an amazing virtual reality experience.
The Gear VR is built with soft, flexible cushioning and lightweight materials. The Samsung Gear VR is comfortable to wear with ergonomic adjustable straps that make it easy to wear and use. The Gear VR also comes with an embossed marker in the centre of the touchpad for quick orientation.
The Samsung Gear VR delivers Virtual Reality on the go to offer an immersive mobile entertainment. This unrivaled viewing experience is powered bythe Super AMOLED display of the Galaxy smart phones boasting of vivid, lifelike images with high pixel density, 96 degree wide field of view allowing users to have an extremely immersive viewing experience. The Gear VR is crafted in a way to provide reduced motion blur and therefore less or no dizziness.
The Samsung Gear VR uses the Galaxy smartphones for optimum mobility, consumers can use the VR anytime and anywhere without resorting to cumbersome cables. The VR is also equipped with a Pass-Through feature that allows users to stay connected with the real world, getting notifications of incoming calls or messages.