- Several exclusive applications available upon release
- Daydream View, the best mobile VR headset?
We finally know the release date of Google's Daydream View headphones. According to a statement posted on the blog of Mike Jazayeri, VR director of product management of the Mountain View firm, the device will be available from November 10 to
Several exclusive applications available upon release
We also know that the animated short film in VR, directed by Baobab Studios, will be available for helmet users. Last October, Baobab revealed that it had raised $ 25 million from renowned investors like Hong Kong-based Horizons Ventures, Century Fox, Evolution Media Partners, and Shanghai Media Group.
Daydream View, the best mobile VR headset?
As a reminder, the Daydream View was initially announced at the Google I / O conference in May 2016. It was then officially presented at the beginning of October 2016 as part of the Pixel Event. As part of this event, Google unveiled the final design and revealed that the headset would be offered in dark gray, light gray, and red..
Just like the Samsung Gear VR, this headset requires a compatible smartphone to be used. For now, only the Pixel and Pixel XL from Google are compatible. However, later on, most of the high-end Android smartphones of 2017 will be able to be used with this headset. One of the main strengths of the Daydream View is that it can support smartphones of all sizes. Therefore, this device could quickly become the main Android VR headset, just like its platform. Google seems very well on its way to conquer the mobile virtual reality market.