Samsung rilis Virtual Reality Headset Samsung Gear VR di Amerika

Samsung Telecommunications America hari ini mengumumkan bahwa Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition akan tersedia di Amerika Serikat pada awal Desember.Gear VR Innovator Edition, didukung oleh Oculus, memberikan pengalaman virtual reality yang lebih mendalam pada dalam kategori perangkat yang sama sekali baru.

"Samsung sangat tertarik untuk memulai pengalaman virtual reality kita yang pertama, Gear VR Innovator Edition. Kami sangat menantikan untuk bekerja sama dengan pengembang dan mitra untuk membangun pengalaman Virtual Reality yang menakjubkan yang membantu membawa pengalaman yang mendalam dari VR mainstream dalam beberapa bulan dan tahun mendatang," kata Nick DiCarlo, Wakil Presiden dan General Manager Immersive Produk dan Virtual Reality. "Samsung sangat senang bisa bergabung dengan komunitas VR dan akan terus berusaha untuk membawa Next Big Thing dalam Virtual Reality."

Memanfaatkan layar Super AMOLED 5,7-inchi beresolusi tinggi Quad HD dari Galaxy Note 4, Gear VR Innovator Edition menghasilkan visual yang menakjubkan dan memungkinkan pengembang untuk merancang menakjubkan pengalaman 360°.

Selain pengalaman hiburan yang mendalam, Gear VR Innovator Edition memiliki potensi untuk penggunaan yang inovatif untuk perusahaan, termasuk simulasi pelatihan yang realistis untuk kendaraan atau pesawat udara, scan pandangan 360° untuk kesehatan, dan pengalaman belajar interaktif untuk penggunaan di kelas.

Bersamaan dengan peluncuran Gear VR Innovator Edition, Oculus akan membuat Oculus Mobile SDK untuk Gear VR yang tersedia sekarang untuk semua pengembang yang mendaftar di

Gear VR dilengkapi dengan touch pad, tombol back, dan focus adjustment wheels untuk perangkat virtual reality yang mudah digunakan dan fleksibel, dengan bahan ringan yang membuatnya nyaman bagi pengguna untuk dipakai.

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition akan tersedia dalam warna Frost White dan di, bersama dengan Gamepad. Pengembang dapat mendaftar untuk menerima informasi tentang perangkat di mulai hari ini.

Samsung Gear™ VR Product Specifications:
Gear VR
Innovator Edition
Optical Lens96˚ Field of View
SensorAccelerator, Gyrometer, Geomagnetic, Proximity
Motion to Photon Latency< 20ms
Focal AdjustmentCovers Nearsighted / Farsighted Eyes
Interpupillary Distance
55 ~ 71 mm
Physical User InterfaceTouch Pad, Back Button, Volume Key
ConnectionmicroUSB connection to the Galaxy Note 4
Dimension (Headset)198 x 116 x 90mm
Weight (w/ strap)379g
ContentsAvailable through Oculus Store
Note 4
Display5.7 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED (2560 x 1440)
Camera (Pass-Through)High Frame Rate Preview (60fps)
Audio3D Spatial Sound on Samsung VR Player for VR Gallery contents (Earphone needed)

Samsung Introduces Gear VR Innovator Edition for the U.S. at Samsung Developer Conference

First Smartphone-Powered Virtual Reality Experience Available Early Dec. in U.S.

DALLAS – Samsung Telecommunications America, LLC (Samsung) today announced Samsung Gear™ VR Innovator Edition will be available in the U.S. early December. Gear VR Innovator Edition, powered by Oculus, delivers a fully immersive virtual reality experience on the Galaxy Note 4, creating an entirely new mobile category.

“Samsung is excited to launch our first virtual reality experience, Gear VR Innovator Edition. We are looking forward to working with developers and partners on building amazing, accessible Virtual Reality experiences, that help bring the immersion of VR mainstream over the coming months and years,” said Nick DiCarlo, Vice President and General Manager of Immersive Products and Virtual Reality. “Samsung is pleased to be joining the VR community and will continuously endeavor to bring the Next Big Thing in Virtual Reality.”

Leveraging the Galaxy Note 4’s 5.7inch high resolution Quad HD Super AMOLED™ display, Gear VR Innovator Edition produces stunning visuals and allows developers to design amazing 360° experiences.

In addition to an immersive entertainment experience, Gear VR Innovator Edition has potential for innovative uses for enterprise, including realistic training simulation for vehicles or aircraft, 360° views of scans for healthcare, and interactive learning experiences for the classroom.

Alongside the launch of Gear VR Innovator Edition, Oculus will make the Oculus Mobile SDK for Gear VR available now to all developers who register at Samsung and Oculus have been working together with a variety of partners to illustrate the potential of Gear VR including:

  • As part of the Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron partnership with Samsung, Gear VR users will gain exclusive access to Tony Stark's Lab inside the all new Avengers Tower.
  • Cirque du Soleil Media presents a 360° live-action 3D VR experience, featuring an act from Zarkana filmed by Felix & Paul Studios.
  • DreamWorks VR from DreamWorks Animation allows Samsung Gear VR users to interact and laugh with DreamWorks characters and content in a whole new way like never before.
  • Harmonix Music VR takes your music library and transports you to a fully immersive, musically responsive environment, allowing you to relax in a vibrant soundscape and explore visualizations set to your favorite tracks.
  • M-GO Advanced, a new paradigm for digital video VR applications, offers an unmatched interactive search and discovery experience with Samsung Gear VR.
  • Protocol Zero from DENA enables Samsung Gear VR players to infiltrate enemy grounds undetected in blackout conditions with hi-tech optics including night vision, X-ray vision, and thermal vision.
  • Temple Run VR is the latest edition in Imangi’s Temple Run series, challenging Samsung Gear VR players to run as far as they can through a perilous winter wonderland as they escape the clutches of Arctic Demon Monkeys.
  • Vevo offers more than 100,000 HD music videos, live concert events and original programming that can be enjoyed in an immersive, full-screen theater experience on Samsung Gear VR.
  • WemoLab’s theBluVR allows users to immerse themselves in the dream-like majesty of marine life.

Samsung Gear VR is powered by Oculus, and will automatically download special Oculus software to the Note 4 when connected for the first time. The Oculus software includes:

  • Oculus Home – Your VR home screen and content discovery center, which includes a Samsung section Oculus Store – An application that lets you browse and download new content from the Oculus platform
  • Oculus Cinema – A VR movie theater and cinema where you can watch your favorite movies in an immersive virtual environment
  • Oculus 360 Videos and Photos – Be immersed in 360° videos and panoramas like never before from within Gear VR

Gear VR is equipped with a touch pad, back button, and focus adjustment wheel for an easy-to-use virtual reality device, while its flexible, lightweight materials make it comfortable for users to wear.

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition will be available in Frost White and at, along with the Gamepad. Developers can pre-register to receive information on the device at starting today.