Gear VR Innovator Edition available in U.S. for $199, grab it now!

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition headset

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition headset powered by Oculus Rift

Samsung has already shown the capabilities of Gear VR headset with their Project Beyond under works. Now, some great news for interested creators and VR fanatics is here as Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition powered by Oculus Rift is going to be available in the U.S. With the Note 4 as its catylyst, the capabilities of this innovative VR headset are going to be explored by intuitive developers.

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition headset

At the launch of Gear VR Innovator Edition, Samsung showed it off using sample games including HeroBound (exploration adventure), Anshar Wars (multiplayer space shooter), theBlu (underwater explorer) etc. To put forth the capabilities of this virtual reality headset, they also showed 360 video content like the specially filmed portion of the Cirque du Soleil show, Zarkana.

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition headset

The reason for using Samsung Galaxy Note 4 as the display is credited to the phablets immersive 5.7”-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display, quick response time and Gear VR’s tracking hardware.

Pair that up with the hardware of Gear VR with focus adjustment wheel and lightweight material make, and you have a killing combination for VR applications like gaming.

Gear VR Innovator Edition is available for $199 online at and, so developers better get their hands on this one.

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition headset

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition headset with Note 4 as its display

Source: SamsungTomorrow



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