First, Samsung showcased the Gear VR back in September but didn’t announce when the device will go public. OK, first, the Samsung Gear VR is device made by Samsung and Oculus VR which can turn your smartphone into a virtual reality gaming machine.
And now, Samsung is making it public. A release date has been set aside for the wearable next month. “It will come in two versions: for $249, you’ll get the headset bundled with a Bluetooth gamepad, and for $199, you’ll get only the headset,” Oculus announced.
Speaking of availability, the Samsung Gear VR will be sold in only the United States for the time being. You can make a reservation for it right away from Samsung’s website here.