Samsung Gear VR (2016) vs. Homido MINI

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 >

Homido MINI

Release date: Jun, 2016.

With its basic functionality, the Homido Mini comes into the market at one of the lowest entry prices for mobile vr headsets. In an industry where the market is becoming flooded with all types of cardboard and plastic viewers, the Homido mini vr headset offers a refreshing alternative. Due to the nature of the viewe...Read more >

Compare Samsung Gear VR (2016) & Homido MINI Specs

General Specifications

Samsung

Samsung Gear VR (2016)

Homido

Homido MINI

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
Oculus Home, Android
Android, iOS
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
Smartphone Sensors
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
None
None
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
USB Type-C, mUSB and external USB OTG
None
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
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Plastic
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black
Black

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
Not Applicable
Quad-core 1.6 GHz or higher
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
USB Type-C or mUSB
Not Applicable
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Android
iOS & Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
Galaxy Note7, S7 Edge, Note5, S6 edge+, S7, S6, S6 Edge
iPhone 5S or newer, Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Note 3, Samsung Note 4, Nexus 3, Nexus 4, Sony Xperia Z2, LG G3, Oneplus One
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
5.1”
4.0”
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
5.7”
6.0”

Where To Buy

Retailer
Samsung Gear VR (2016)
Homido MINI
Buy the Samsung Gear VR (2016) on Amazon
$49.99
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$9.99
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Buy the Samsung Gear VR (2016) on Best Buy
$99.99
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Buy the Samsung Gear VR (2016) on Newegg
$99.99
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Buy the Samsung Gear VR (2016) on Walmart
$49.99
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