Tech Talk: Samsung Gear VR

Posted at 7:32 PM, Dec 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-16 20:32:51-05
It’s one of the hottest gifts because it LITERALLY takes you to another world. Jason Strong with AT&T joined us on Wisconsin Tonight to show us how a virtual reality headset works.
Explore. Race. Jet-set. Discover. Do what you’ve only dreamed about and go where you’ve never been with the Samsung Gear VR, powered by Oculus. No wires, no complicated setup. Just snap your smartphone into the Gear VR and dive right into 360° experiences. Watch your favorite shows on Hulu and Netflix. Take your gaming to the next level. Tour exotic places and more. And with an expansive library of premium content, there’s always a new adventure waiting. Take your adventures with you The Gear VR turns your Samsung Galaxy smartphone1 into a completely portable and wireless virtual reality machine by snapping your phone into the headset. The immersive Super AMOLED screen plus a powerful processor create vivid surroundings and movements so realistic, you’ll feel like you’ve been dropped right into the center of the action. Powered by Oculus With technology from Oculus, the leader in virtual reality, exploring your environment feels completely natural because you’re surrounded in 360 degrees. The Gear VR provides the smoothest virtual reality experience of any mobile device. Make dreams your reality Explore the outer reaches of space and the depths of the sea. Sit front row center at sold-out concerts, or enjoy Netflix and Hulu2 on your own spectacularly big screen. Even interact and share adventures with other Gear VR users around the world. It’s all waiting for you in the Oculus store. Get in, game on Gaming on the Gear VR is like nothing else you’ve ever done. You’ll feel like you’ve stepped right into the action of your favorite games, including Minecraft and EVE: Gunjack. Plus, thrilling new titles are being added all the time. Endless entertainment Hours of 360° adventures await. Tour the world, go to the hottest concerts and hang with celebrities. There’s something new to discover every day. Gear 360. One story. Every angle. You haven’t experienced virtual reality to the fullest until you’ve immersed yourself in content that’s been created by you. With a Samsung Gear 360 camera3, you can shoot your own 360° videos and photos, sharing them on apps like Facebook, YouTube, and Samsung VR. Then you can relive the excitement through your Gear VR.