Fove 0 vs. Samsung Gear VR (2016)

Product Summary

Fove 0

Release date: Feb, 2017.

Originally funded through crowdfunding site, Kickstarter, Fove has one very particular feature going for it over it’s competitors. Eye tracking.

Yes the Fove is the first VR headset to use eye tracking technology to enhance the virtual experience. This means you can do a ange of new things such as ai...Read more >

Samsung Gear VR (2016)

Release date: Aug, 2016.

The Samsung Gear VR with Motion Controller has been the first mobile viewer to take simplified VR to the mainstream. Alowing users of all generations that own a Samsung device (Galaxy s6 and beyond) the praise for such a headset has been widely spread. The Gear VR familily originaly started back in 2015 where p...Read more >

Compare Fove 0 & Samsung Gear VR (2016) Specs

General Specifications

Fove

Fove 0

Samsung

Samsung Gear VR (2016)

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
5.7 in, OLED
Smartphone Display
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
2560x1440
Smartphone Resolution
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
90hz
Smartphone Refresh Rate
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Steam VR
Oculus Home, Android
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
100°
101°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
Aspherical
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
54-70mm
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
31.5mm
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
None
Motion Controller, Touchpad, Back key, Home key, Volume key
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Infrared eye tracking system x 2
Gyrometer, Accelerometer, Proximity
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
None
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
USB Type-C, mUSB and external USB OTG
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
None
None
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
None
None
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
520g
345g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
White
Black

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 / AMD R9 290 or greater
Not Applicable
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
Intel Core i5-4590 or greater
Not Applicable
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
8GB or greater
Not Applicable
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
HDMI
Not Applicable
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
USB 3.0, USB 2.0 x 2
USB Type-C or mUSB
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Windows 8.1 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit
Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
Galaxy Note7, S7 Edge, Note5, S6 edge+, S7, S6, S6 Edge
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
5.1”
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
5.7”

Where To Buy

Retailer
Fove 0
Samsung Gear VR (2016)
Buy the Fove 0 on Amazon
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$32.48
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Buy the Fove 0 on Best Buy
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$99.99
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Buy the Fove 0 on Newegg
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$99.99
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Buy the Fove 0 on Walmart
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$49.99
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