Samsung has started taking pre-order its newest virtual reality headset in Canada, namely the Samsung Gear VR Consumer Edition. This wearable device would be arrive in this country starting December 11. Already we known that Samsung Gear VR Consumer Edition was official announced back in late September during Facebook’s Oculus Connect 2 conference.
Reportedly, the new Gear VR Consumer Edition will go on sale for cost $139.99 for Canadian customers. The price is a bit cheaper about $99 than the US market. That’s reasonable, the consumer variant of the Gear VR is 30 percent lighter as well as features improved ergonomics. The Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition will allow users to watch video content from Netflix that well-known the popular streaming site.
Samsung Gear VR key features
- Snap in your compatible Samsung Galaxy phone and escape into virtual reality.
- Experience 360 degree gaming that reacts to head movements.
- Enjoy Oculus Video, Netflix*, Vimeo, and Twitch in a 360 degree environment.
- Now works on even more devices.
Company was mentioned when it announced that this wearable device needs a compatible Samsung smartphone to properly use the headset. It is including the Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+ and Note 5.
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