Knox Labs Knox V2 VR Viewer vs. Samsung Gear VR (2016)

Product Summary

Knox Labs Knox V2 VR Viewer

Release date: May, 2015.

Another one of Knox Labs’ fine products, the Knox V2 VR viewer is another alternate way to transform your phone into a VR gateway. Definitely one of the simplest to set up, this cardboard is one of the best for newbies to the VR world. Incredibly affordable and simply designed for easy use. Knox Labs are front...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 Knox Labs Knox V2 VR Viewer & Samsung Gear VR (2016) Specs

General Specifications

Knox Labs

Knox Labs Knox V2 VR Viewer

Samsung

Samsung Gear VR (2016)

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
Android, iOS
Oculus Home, Android
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
45°
101°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
Biconvex
Aspherical
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
50mm
54-70mm
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
37mm
31.5mm
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
Magnet
Motion Controller, Touchpad, Back key, Home key, Volume key
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Smartphone Sensors
Gyrometer, Accelerometer, Proximity
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
None
None
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
None
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
181g
345g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Cardboard
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Brown
Black

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
USB Type-C or mUSB
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
iOS & Android
Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
Smartphone With Gyroscope
Galaxy Note7, S7 Edge, Note5, S6 edge+, S7, S6, S6 Edge
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
4.0”
5.1”
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
6.0”
5.7”

Where To Buy

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Knox Labs Knox V2 VR Viewer
Samsung Gear VR (2016)
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