Samsung launched Gear VR last year in November, and its latest model came in March 2016 along with Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. It seems like Korean Giant is trying to put the Gear VR around more users head. The company is offering pretty amazing deal which is applicable with current and last year flagships.
After two weeks from now, Samsung will offer a free Gear VR with sale of Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy S6 Edge Plus, Note 5, Galaxy S7, and Galaxy S7 Edge. It will also feature six games from the Oculus store. Earlier this year, the company offered the same deal at the time of pre-order Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. However, the Gear VR is available with more smartphone even some previous devices. It seems that Gear VR will become exclusive accessory of Galaxy line-up. For VR gaming and content Gear VR is easily accessible and relatively cheap point.
As for specifications, the Gear VR features Super AMOLED screen with 2560 x 1440 pixel resolution, and 96° field of view optical lense. It supports Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, Galaxy S7, and Galaxy S7 Edge with MicroUSB connection. The Gear VR features accelerator, geomagnetic, gyrometer, and proximity sensors. Interpupillary Distance Coverage is 54~70 mm and there is a focus adjustment wheel for focal adjustment. The VR weights 310 grams and measures 201.9 x 116.4 x 92.6 mm. The design vise the Gear VR looks trendy and feels comfortable in use.
If you want to get privileged of the deal, you have to purchase the smartphone first then register yourself at Samsung’s website for promotion.