Google Daydream View vs. Samsung Gear VR (2015)

Product Summary

Google Daydream View

Release date: Nov, 2016.

Introducing Daydream View, the comfortable and easy to use headset by Google. Having noticed many issues with comfort and the fact that most headsets looked the same, Google has taken the step to stand out from the crowd with their new virtual reality headset. Unlike many headsets on the market today, Daydream ...Read more >

Samsung Gear VR (2015)

Release date: Nov, 2015.

Redefine your phone’s hidden power and immerse yourself in beautiful virtual worlds with the Samsung Gear VR. This mobile headset transforms Samsung's latest Galaxy smartphones into the ultimate virtual reality experience and transports you into games so that you become part of the action. Built by Samsung...Read more >

Compare Google Daydream View & Samsung Gear VR (2015) Specs

General Specifications

Google

Google Daydream View

Samsung

Samsung Gear VR (2015)

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
Smartphone Display
Smartphone Display
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
Smartphone Resolution
Smartphone Resolution
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
Smartphone Refresh Rate
Smartphone Refresh Rate
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Google Daydream
Oculus Home, Android
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
90°
96°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
To Be Announced
Aspherical
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
To Be Announced
54-70mm
IPD Virtual Reality Specification IPD
To Be Announced
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
To Be Announced
31.5mm
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
Daydream View Controller
Touchpad
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Smartphone Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Geomagnetic, Proximity
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
None
None
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
None
MicroUSB
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
220g
310g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Jersey Fabric
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Slate, Snow, Crimson
Frosty White

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Android
Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
Daydream-ready smartphones
Galaxy S7, S7 edge, Note5, S6, S6 edge
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
5.0"
5.1”
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
5.5"
5.7”

Where To Buy

Retailer
Google Daydream View
Samsung Gear VR (2015)
Buy the Google Daydream View on Amazon
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$9.99
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Buy the Google Daydream View on Best Buy
$79.00
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Buy the Google Daydream View on Newegg
$78.88
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$104.99
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Buy the Google Daydream View on Walmart
$78.88
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$44.99
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