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Samsung Gear VR SM-R322 (Late 2015, Consumer Edition)

Samsung Gear VR SM-R322 (Late 2015, Consumer Edition)
alaScore 95

1725 reviews

2018-07

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1725 reviews of Samsung Gear VR SM-R322 (Late 2015, Consumer Edition). The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.4/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Samsung Gear VR SM-R322 (Late 2015, Consumer Edition) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by (stuff.tv_in)

Samsung Gear VR with Controller powered by Oculus hands-on review

 

The makers of Rift add a touch of Touch to Samsung's phone-friendly headset

2017-03

Expert review by (stuff.tv_in)

Samsung Gear VR review

 

Bringing proper virtual reality to the Samsung phone-owning masses

Gorgeous, immersive games ; Mostly comfortable fit ; Cheap... if you have the phone

Limited phone compatibility ; No positional tracking ; Rare performance/heat issues

It has limitations, but the Gear VR really delivers on the promise and power of virtual reality.

2016-03

Expert review by : Shruti Dhapola (indianexpress.com)

Samsung Gear VR review: The power of the virtual

 

Samsung Gear VR headset powered by Facebook-owned Oculus can bring the virtual world to life. Here's our take on the experience.

2016-03

Expert review by (timesofindia.indiatimes.com)

Samsung Gear VR review: Amazing but it will be a one-time watch for most - The Times of India

 

Samsung Gear VR costs Rs 8,200 and is compatible only with flagship Samsung Galaxy smartphones. Here is the review.

*India’s only proper VR headset ; *Wireless without any battery charging hassles ; *Comfortable to use even with glasses

For those who do not intend to buy a Samsung flagship, the good old Google Cardboard (and its rip-offs) is still the best bet.

2016-03

Expert review by : Rahul Sethi (techmagnifier.com)

Samsung Gear VR Headset Review

 

Samsung Galaxy VR is the only headset of its kind currently selling in Indian market. For a new technology, it's affordable, reliable and superb quality, but

• Comfortable, user friendly controls ; • Respectable graphics for a portable system ; • Responsive touchpad controller

• Locked to flagship Galaxy device ; • Lacks enough content and apps

Samsung Galaxy VR is the only headset of its kind that currently sells in the Indian market. For a new technology, it’s affordable, reliable and superb quality; hence a recommended accessory for flagship Galaxy owners. I even feel that Samsung should...

2016-03

Expert review by (gadgets.ndtv.com)

Samsung Gear VR Review

 

The catch, of course, is that you need a Gear VR to experience all these different apps. And that in turn means that you also need a top-end Samsung phone. That's a major limiting experience with the Gear VR and other high-end mobile headsets such as the

Expert review by (engadget.com)

Samsung Gear VR review (2015): A no-brainer if you own a Samsung phone

 

Samsung's Gear VR is the company's first virtual reality headset designed for everyday consumers. For just $99 and a compatible Samsung phone, you can dive into an incredible experience that'll have you watching 360-degree movies and playing super...

Affordable ; Comfortable to wear ; Easy setup ; Wide variety of content

Only compatible with a handful of Samsung phones ; Drains your phone battery ; Not as robust as upcoming PC and console-based VR headsets

If Google Cardboard gives a taste of virtual reality, Samsung's Gear VR offers up a whole feast. With just the addition of a smartphone, you can get a truly immersive VR headset that lets you travel distant lands, watch movies and shoot up spaceships...

2015-11

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Expert review by : Jeffrey Van Camp (digitaltrends.com)

Samsung Gear VR review

 

Affordable yet astounding, Samsung's new Gear VR opens immersive virtual-reality worlds.

Only $100 ; Best mobile VR hardware ; Works with all four major Samsung phones ; Fantastic games and apps

Some light bleeds through the edges ; Only available on four Samsung phones

If you own a Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge Plus, or Note 5, we highly recommend the Gear VR at its new $100 price. Thanks to a fantastic collaboration between Samsung and Oculus, the Gear VR is the best mobile VR experience on planet Earth.

2015-11

Expert review by : Sam Loveridge (trustedreviews.com)

Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition

 

With the full consumer launch of the big boys in VR on the imminent horizon, it's depressing how many mobile virtual reality headsets there are on the market right now. And all of them are damaging what is still very much a fledgling product market.

Completely wireless design ; Powered by Oculus VR ; Great head tracking ; Improved content range

Only compatible with Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge ; Content still limited ; Full game content expensive

For anyone interested in purchasing a VR headset who's already a Samsung flagship owner, the Gear VR is a no-brainer. It's easy to use and the content selection has grown. It still has some growing to do, but there's plenty of appeal here.

2015-11

Expert review by (engadget.com)

Looking into the future: Samsung Gear VR review

 

Oculus VR and Samsung's Gear VR virtual reality headset is an enticing first taste of the potential future of a new medium. It's light, comfortable and -- most importantly -- accessible. Gear VR is the most usablevirtual reality headset we've ever...

Incredibly accessible ; Light, comfortable, attractive ; Extremely impressive visuals

Limited functionality ; Extremely limited software library ; Requires a Note 4, making it very expensive

Gear VR is a device full of potential. It works! The screen resolution is almost good enough that you don't constantly think about the headset you're wearing! It's light and easy to keep on for long periods! It's not $10,000! The battery life is pretty...

2014-12

Product Specifications

Features

Accelerometer:Y / Yes
Adjustable interpupillary distance: Yes
Coloration:Monotone
Colour of product:Black / Black, Blue / Black, grey / Black, Navy / Black, White / White
Construction type:Smartphone-based
Control type:Buttons / Buttons, Touch / Touch
Gyroscope:Y / Yes
Housing material:Plastic
Interpupillary distance (max):7 / 7.1
Interpupillary distance (min):5 / 5.4 / 5.5
Magnetic sensor: Yes
Motion to photon latency:20
Proximity sensor:Y / Yes
Type:Smartphone-based head mounted display
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
Viewing angle:101 / 360 / 96
Volume Control:Digital / Rotary

Packaging Content

Included memory card size:16
Memory Card Included:microSD

Ports & interfaces

Card reader integrated:N / No
USB connector type:MICRO-USB / Micro-USB B, USB Type-C / Micro-USB, USB Type-C / Micro-USB,USB Type-C
USB version:1.1

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.8 / 11.6 / 114.4 / 12.2 / 122 / 122.5 / 9.85
Height :8.28 / 8.29 / 9 / 9.26 / 9.86 / 92.6 / 98.5 / 98.6
Weight:300 / 310 / 318 / 345 / 365 / 420.4
Width:19.6 / 19.8 / 20.2 / 20.8 / 201.9 / 207 / 207.8