Mobile virtual reality is finally here. With the Samsung Gear VR, you can play amazing games, watch Hollywood’s best movies in your own private cinema (or even on the moon!), socialize with friends new and old, be at the center of a suspense thriller, and so much more. The Gear VR drops you right into the action—and it’s only from Samsung & Oculus.
Explore. Race. Jet-set. Discover: Do what you’ve only dreamed about and go where you’ve never been with the Samsung Gear VR, powered by Oculus. No wires, no complicated setup. Just snap your smartphone into the Gear VR and dive right into 360 degree experiences. Watch your favorite shows on Hulu and Netflix. Take your gaming to the next level. Tour exotic places and more. And with an expansive library of premium content, there’s always a new adventure waiting.
Take your adventures with you: The Gear VR turns your Samsung Galaxy smartphone¹ into a completely portable and wireless virtual reality machine as soon by snapping your phone into the headset. The immersive Super AMOLED screen plus a powerful processor create vivid surroundings and movements so realistic, you’ll feel like you’ve been dropped right into the center of the action.
Powered by Oculus: With technology from Oculus, the leader in virtual reality, exploring your environment feels completely natural. The Gear VR provides the smoothest virtual reality experience of any mobile device.
Make dreams your reality: Explore the outer reaches of space and the depths of the sea. Sit front row center at sold-out concerts, or enjoy Netflix and Hulu2 on your own spectacularly big screen. Even interact and share adventures with other Gear VR users around the world. It’s all waiting for you in the Oculus store.
Get in, game on: Gaming on the Gear VR is like nothing else you’ve ever done. You’ll feel like you’ve stepped right into the action of your favorite games, including Minecraft and EVE: Gunjack. Plus, thrilling new titles are being added all the time.
Endless entertainment: Hours of 360° adventures await. Tour the world, go to the hottest concerts and hang with celebrities. There’s something new to discover every day.
One story. Every angle: You haven’t experienced virtual reality to the fullest until you’ve immersed yourself in content that’s been created by you. With a Samsung Gear 360 camera, you can shoot your own 360° videos and photos, sharing them on apps like Facebook 360. Then you can relive the excitement through your Gear VR.
- Lighter weight so you can play and watch more comfortably
- Improved fit, including room for most eyeglasses and improved padding for extra comfort and durability
- An upgraded touch pad that’s even easier to use
- Be transported to amazing new worlds, in games, video and images
- 360 degree panoramic views
- Easy to use touch controls
- Games and applications available from the Oculus VR app store
- Weight: .76 lb
- Product Dimensions: 8.18" (W) x 4.82" (H) x 3.88" (D)
- Compatible Devices: Samsung Galaxy Note7, Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge
- Connectivity: USB Type-C connection to the Galaxy Note7, microUSB connection to the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6 edge+, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge
- Sensor Type: Accelerometer, Gyrometer, Proximity (Mount/Unmount Detection)