It was raining Samsung at the second day of IFA, Samsung unveiled Note 4, Note 4 Edge, Samsung Gear S and Gear VR. The last being a device designed in association with the Oculus, an American Company of VR headsets recently acquired by Facebook.
Gear VR is a virtual reality headset that shares screen with the note 4 to give a 360 degree view of the game environment.
JK shin, president and CEO of IT & mobile communications division said-
“the Samsung gear VR goes far beyond expectations of how mobile technology can be used to consume content, and is a powerful representation of the progressive innovation of the gear series, We are pleased to have partnered with oculus VR to bring this incredibly immersive mobile content experience to consumers.”
Since Gear VR is a fairly new device, there is a lack of content to use the real feature of the headset.
Although already formatted content includes marvel’s avengers: age of ultronwith exclusive access to tony stark’s lab and IMAX Hollywood film samples
|Samsung Gear VR|
|Compatibility||Samsung galaxy Note 4|
|Sensors||accelorator, gyrometer, magnetic and proximity sensors|
|Field of view||96 Degree view|
Samsung gear VR will be launched along with Note 4 and Note 4 Edge through Samsung’s official site and selected retailers, since Gear VR is only compatible with the note 4 and 4 edge. Price of samsung Gear VR will announced at the time launch.