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Our closest look at the Samsung Gear VR yet

With only a couple of weeks before IFA kicks off, we get a closer look at Samsung's Gear VR headset
By: Anthony Garreffa | Virtual & Augmented Reality News | Posted: Aug 24, 2014 2:37 am

There's not much time until IFA 2014 kicks off, with two weeks until the event left. Some photos have popped up on Naver, showing off the new Gear VR headset from Samsung, a new VR headset that will connect up to your compatible Galaxy smartphone for some VR goodness.

 

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We now, possibly, know the model number of the new headset: SM-R320, but other than that, we only have a few pictures to share with you today. We should see Samsung unveil, and launch the new Gear VR hardware next month, which will be compatible with the company's Galaxy S5 smartphone. Samsung's Gear VR should feature an OLED display, which should be similar, if not identical to the one found inside of the Oculus Rift DK2 unit - which is a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 panel.

NEWS SOURCES:Bgr.com

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