Samsung Gear VR (2016) vs. Fove 0

Product Summary

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 >

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 >

Compare Samsung Gear VR (2016) & Fove 0 Specs

General Specifications

Samsung

Samsung Gear VR (2016)

Fove

Fove 0

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
Smartphone Display
5.7 in, OLED
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
Smartphone Resolution
2560x1440
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
Smartphone Refresh Rate
90hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Oculus Home, Android
Steam VR
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
101°
100°
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
Motion Controller, Touchpad, Back key, Home key, Volume key
None
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Gyrometer, Accelerometer, Proximity
Infrared eye tracking system x 2
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
345g
520g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Plastic
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black
White

Minimum Requirements

 

 

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

Where To Buy

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$49.99
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