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Samsung's next VR headset could come with a controller

The design of the headset looks similar to the one of the current-generation Gear VR, but it does come with certain adjustments and improvements
By: Lana Jelic | Virtual & Augmented Reality News | Posted: Feb 21, 2017 3:27 pm

According to a well-known leaker Roland Quandt, Samsung's next Gear VR headset could come with a controller, similar to the one that is used in Google's Daydream.

 

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It is possible that Samsung will unveil the new Gear VR next month because it is apparently designed to work with the Galaxy S8 and S8+.

 

 

The design of the headset looks similar to the one of the current-generation Gear VR, but it does come with certain adjustments and improvements.

 

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The leaked image shows a controller with A, B, X, and Y buttons, and an analog stick. It seems that the controller would be attachable to the headset itself like Google's Daydream headset.

 

Read also: Samsung Galaxy S8 color options and pricing leak

 

There's no info on the date of release but considering that the Galaxy S8 an S8+ will be launched at the end of March, the headset could be launched simultaneously.

NEWS SOURCES:Sammobile.com

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