Samsung Gear VR 2016 Specifications

The Samsung Gear VR 2016 сompatible with smartphones with screens from 5.1 to 5.7 inches. The Aspect ratio and the pixel density depends on the smartphone. Samsung Gear VR 2016 is able to reproduce media content with refresh rate 60 Hz or above.

The Samsung Gear VR 2016 was introduced on August 2, 2016.

Below a list of detailed specifications of Samsung Gear VR 2016 Headset:

Type ScreenSuper AMOLED
Diagonal Size (inches)5.1 – 5.7 inches

depends on smartphone

Size (mm/in)depends on smartphone
Aspect ratio16:9
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)depends on smartphone
Resolution2560 × 1440 px  (QHD)
Refresh Rate60 Hz or above
Field of view101°
Lens (Type/D)n/a
Interpupillary distance (IPD)n/a

Oculus Store/SamsungVR/

Google Play

ControlTouchpad and buttons

on the right side

SensorsAccelerometer, Gyro Sensor,

Proximity Sensor

ConnectionsMicro USB
Dimensions of VR (mm)207.8 × 122.5 × 98.6
Weight (g)345

(excluding phone)

CountrySouth Korean/USA
Recommended price$ 99.99

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bodyRecommended smartphone specs

Diagonal: from 5.1 to 5.7 inches
OS: Android
Sensors: n/a
Recommended model of smartphones:

                                       Samsung Galaxy S7

                                       Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

                                       Samsung Galaxy Note 5

                                       Samsung Galaxy S6

                                       Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

                                       Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+


in box

What in the box:

Gear VR Headset,



Photos & Media of Samsung Gear VR 2016

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The Gear VR turns your Samsung Galaxy smartphone¹ into a completely portable and wireless virtual reality machine by snapping your phone into the headset. The immersive Super AMOLED screen plus a powerful processor create vivid surroundings and movements so realistic, you’ll feel like you’ve been dropped right into the center of the action.

Also, you can check and compare all VR for smartphones Here

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*Note. can not guarantee that all screen tech specs of this device are 100% correct.
All information is provided for reference only.

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