Samsungs Gets Into Virtual Reality With Gear VR


Samsung gets into the virtual reality space with the Samsung Gear VR, powered by Oculus technology. The Gear is a result of a deep and integrated partnership with Oculus, a Facebook company, says Samsung, and creates an immersive mobile virtual reality experience.

The Samsung Gear VR comes with the 5.7 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display of Galaxy Note 4and a full 360 3D video. The Gear is built with flexible cushioning and lightweight materials, and is completely wireless.

The Samsung Gear VR will be available in Frost White through the Samsung online channel and selectively by carriers this year.

[Image courtesy: Samsung]

Update: 11-03-2014

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