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Should Samsung Galaxy S8 owners buy a Gear VR or Google Daydream?

The Verge Friday, 19 May 2017
Should Samsung Galaxy S8 owners buy a Gear VR or Google Daydream?This week, Google announced a major expansion of its Daydream virtual reality platform. Daydream, currently only available on niche Android phones, is rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus this summer. That means that millions of smartphone owners will soon have two huge tech companies trying to sell them VR headsets.

Google is offering the $79 Daydream View, which you’ll need to launch Daydream apps on your phone. Samsung sells the $129 Gear VR, which lets you access Oculus Home, a platform created by Facebook-owned VR company Oculus. Both headsets work the same way: after you clip a phone into the headset, you can interact with VR experiences using a small handheld remote. But they look and feel very different, and each has...
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News video: What To Know About Google's Daydream VR

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Daydream is Google's latest attempt to bring virtual reality to mobile devices and at Google IO 2017, the company announced some significant moves forward with the project. Daydream is definitely different from Google Cardboard -- the disposable VR headset that was aimed at getting people interested...

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