The South Korean tech tycoon has announced that the Samsung virtual reality headset known as the Gear VR will be available in the market this month for anyone to buy! The “Innovator Edition” is landing in America any day now. The price however, has yet to be revealed.
For those of you looking to purchase the device, you will need a Galaxy Note 4 to use the device. The Innovator Edition is perfect for developers and the tech giant will soon be releasing a software development kit as well.
Samsung has partnered with Oculus on this project so expect to be able to access Oculus Home, the Oculus Store, Oculus Cinema, and Oculus 360 Video and Photos. Consumers will also be able to find good and exclusive content thanks to the team up with companies such as Marvel, DreamWorks and Vevo.
Samsung’s virtual reality chief Nick DiCarlo had this to say during the announcement:
Samsung is excited to launch our first virtual reality experience, Gear VR Innovator Edition. We are looking forward to working with developers and partners on building amazing, accessible virtual reality experiences, that help bring the immersion of VR mainstream over the coming months and years.”
Are you excited about this device finally being available? Let us know what you think of the Gear VR!