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Samsung Gear VR sells out online

Samsung Gear VR stock flies off the virtual shelves, temporarily unavailable through e-tailers
By: Sean Ridgeley | Virtual & Augmented Reality News | Posted: Nov 24, 2015 3:35 am

Samsung's cheap but effective virtual reality device Gear VR started shipping this week. If you haven't gotten your hands on it yet, you may not be able to for awhile, as it's all been bought up through the advertised e-tailers (Amazon, Best Buy, and




Samsung said of the news, "We are delighted with the overwhelmingly positive response Gear VR has received from reviewers and eager buyers alike. We are working hard to fulfill all orders as quickly as possible."


The popularity isn't too surprising: Samsung is a well-known and respected electronics maker, and Gear VR allows one to test out augmented reality with little sacrifice thanks to the $99 price point.


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