Samsung planning more VR headsets

first_imgSamsung planning more VR headsets”Not necessarily working with our mobile phone”Rachel WeberSenior EditorThursday 28th April 2016Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareCompanies in this articleSamsung Electronics Co., Ltd.After finding success with the GearVR Samsung plans to extend its line of virtual reality devices, the company announced today. Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games “We are working on wireless and dedicated VR devices, not necessarily working with our mobile phone,” head of R&D for software and services Injong Rhee told attendees to the Samsung developer conference today, as reported by Variety.Rhee specifically mentioned hand and gesture tracking but also neglected to mention a solid timeline for the product. “VR is amazing, but the industry is still at its infancy,” he explained.Samsung also announced that its new Gear 360 virtual reality camera would go on sale on April 29. The device can capture 3840×1920 high-resolution videos and 25.9MP photos.Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The VR & AR newsletter and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesSamsung scraps PlayGalaxy Link streaming serviceGames streaming service canned after five-month beta trial period, ends March 27By James Batchelor A year agoSamsung acquires VR studio VRBGear VR maker reportedly paid $5.5 million for developer of The Launch, VRB HomeBy Brendan Sinclair 3 years agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img