Samsung Gear VR, the first consumer version of the Gear VR device will be available in Singapore from 28 November 2015. Powered by Oculus technology, this new headset is fully optimised and compatible with more Samsung Galaxy smartphones than the previous Innovator Edition.
The Samsung Gear VR is compatible with the Galaxy Note 5 4G+, Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+, Galaxy S6 edge 4G+ and Galaxy S6 4G+. The Gear VR leverages the smartphone’s SUPER AMOLED display to provide the amazing virtual reality experience. It is 19% lighter than its predecessor and uses a new foam cushioning that makes the device more comfortable to wear. It features an improved cross-shaped touchpad which provides users with greater ease of control while enjoying the extensive selection of film, gaming, 360-degree video and experiential content available on the Samsung Gear VR.
The Samsung Gear VR in Frost White will be available from 28 November 2015 at a recommended retail price of $148 at SITEX, local telcos, major consumer electronics stores and Samsung Experience Stores.