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Samsung Gear VR (2016)

Samsung Gear VR (2016)

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84 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
84

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Samsung's latest Gear VR is a joy to wear, and it's even more immersive than before. It's an easy buy if you own a Samsung phone, but be aware that Google's Daydream VR platform is on the horizon.

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Pros
  • Comfortable and easy to wear
  • Larger field of view than before
  • Large library of VR content
  • Inexpensive
Cons
  • Only works with recent Samsung phones
  • Could quickly be overshadowed by Android Daydream headsets

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84 Engadget Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
84

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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