Merge VR vs. Samsung Gear VR (2015)

Product Summary

Merge VR

Release date: Dec, 2015.

Made up of durable, marshmallow like foam, this lightweight Headset is perfect for children of all ages. With the Merge VR Goggles you'll be safe in the knowledge that your precious smartphone will be snugly protected within it's multiple layers of shock absorbent foam meaning you'll be able to trust it ...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 Merge VR & Samsung Gear VR (2015) Specs

General Specifications

Merge VR

Merge VR

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
Android, iOS
Oculus Home, Android
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
90°
96°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
Aspherical
Aspherical
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
Adjustable
54-70mm
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
42mm
31.5mm
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
Conductive Button
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
340g
310g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
High Grade Foam
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Purple
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
iOS & Android
Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
Smartphone With Gyroscope
Galaxy S7, S7 edge, Note5, S6, S6 edge
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
123mm
5.1”
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
158mm
5.7”

Where To Buy

Retailer
Merge VR
Samsung Gear VR (2015)
Buy the Merge VR 360 Goggles on Amazon
$45.00
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$27.00
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Buy the Merge VR on Best Buy
$59.99
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Buy the Merge VR on Newegg
$99.99
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$104.99
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Buy the Merge VR on Walmart
$79.00
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$44.99
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