I get to experience myself the latest Samsung Gear VR (Innovator Edition for S6) recently at Samsung Roadshow in front of the Pavilion Kuala Lumpur’s main entrance. Fully optimised and compatible with its next generation Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge smartphones, the Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition, which powered by Oculus, lets users enjoy Samsung’s unrivaled, fully immersive and cinematic virtual reality experience, with improved viewing as well as a more comfortable design.
“Innovation is what Samsung always strives for. As one of the world’s leading technology giants, we are proud to bring to Malaysians the latest Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition. It’s an experience that everyone has to try! The Gear VR was made to bring imagination into reality. The potential is endless and this is the future,” said Lee Jui Siang, Vice President, Mobile, IT & Digital Imaging, Samsung Malaysia Electronics.
Nikki Mah, Product Marketing Manager, Mobile Device Accessories, Samsung Malaysia Electronics giving a brief introduction about the revolutionary Gear VR (Innovator Edition for S6).
Ultimate Gaming Experiences
Gear VR contents are easily available for download via the Oculus Store. There is an extensive selection of optimized apps and games as well as localised virtual reality content such as thrilling VR games and 360 degree of a new performance from Cirque du Soleil from top-tier creators including Kurios.
Optimised for both the Galaxy S6, the Gear VR Innovator Edition lets users engage with high resolution movies, TV shows, VOD services and photos like never before. With reduced sharper visuals on 5.1-inch Super AMOLED displays and a wide 96° field-of-view, the Gear VR lets you plunge into a world beyond your peripheral vision with longer lasting usage time
Easy Control Touchpad
No need to worry about finding the middle of your touchpad while you are using the Gear VR Innovator Edition for S6. A deeper touchpad with an embossed centre offers you user-friendly controls for an easier interactive experience.
Experience virtual reality in complete comfort with the Gear VR’s ergonomic design. It incorporates soft and flexible cushioning for ultimate user comfort. The 15% reduction in size makes the Gear VR a more comfortable wear. Ergonomically redesigned straps give better weight distribution, while mechanical ventilation supports an extended VR experience.
Be the first to try out the fully immersive and visually stimulating Gear VR! Drop by the Main Entrance of Pavilion 10 – 12 July at 12 noon till 9 pm, or visit the Blue Zone of Sunway Pyramid 25 – 26 July from 12 noon till 9 pm for an experience that you will never forget.
Samsung’s Gear VR Innovator Edition for S6 is available in Samsung Experience Stores located in major cities across Malaysia. Locations of the participating Samsung Experience Stores are as follows:
* Low Yat (Ground Floor), Kuala Lumpur
* Setia City Mall, Selangor
* The Gardens Mall, Kuala Lumpur
* 1 Utama Shopping Centre
* Pavilion Kuala Lumpur
* Suria KLCC, Kuala Lumpur
* Mid Valley Megamall, Kuala Lumpur
* Sunway Pyramid, Selangor
* Gurney Paragon, Penang
* Gurney Plaza Penang
* Sutera Mall, Johor
* City Square, Johor
Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition Product Specifications
Designed for innovative consumers, specifically VR enthusiasts, developers, mobile experts and professionals, and early technology adopters.
196.1 x 98.5 x 82.8 mm
Accelerator, Gyrometer, Proximity (Mount / Unmount Detection)
FOV (Field of View)
54 ~ 70 mm (Fixed Lenses)
Replaceable Face Form, Carrying Pouch, Lens Cleaning Cloth
microUSB connection to the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge
RM799 (inclusive of 6% GST)
* All functionality, features, specifications, and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
For more product information, please visit www.samsung.com/my.