Nreal Light AR Smart Glasses Will Be Bundled With Latest Samsung And LG Smartphones

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Samsung Beats Apple to the Punch with SmartTags+ & AR Finder

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But Samsung has leapfrogged Apple with its own take on the product category. Over the past two product cycles, Apple has been rumored to be preparing to reveal its Apple AirTags tracking devices that can help iPhone owners find their possessions with augmented reality.

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Samsung Headset Patent Reveals Strange New VR Controller Design

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Almost a year ago to the day now we wrote about a new Samsung VR headset patent with a strange new design. New Samsung VR Controllers Spotted. In our story last January we noted that the Samsung headset seemed to have four cameras for inside-out tracking.

Samsung is Terminating Its VR Video Apps on All Devices

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With the end of Samsung Gear VR, it seems the South Korean tech giant is also doing away with its VR video apps as well. The company is ending service for all of its Samsung XR apps across the web, mobile, and VR headset platforms. The company quietly issued an update on the Samsung XR website on Monday, stating that all of its XR services will terminate on September 30th, 2020. Image courtesy Samsung.

Samsung Announces Improved HMD Odyssey Plus

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The latest edition of Samsung’s Odyssey VR headset promises better visuals and a more comfortable fit. Samsung earlier this morning revealed its HMD Odyssey Plus , an updated version of the companies 2017 Windows Mixed Reality headset, delivering improved visuals, new functionality, and a more comfortable design. For assistance interacting with the real-world while in headset, Samsung has turned the Odyssey Plus controllers into mixed reality flashlights of sorts.

New Samsung VR Headset Design Surfaces in Recent Patents

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Samsung recently filed patents with China’s National Intellectual Property Administration (CNIPA) office that shows off a few new designs in what appears to be two fairly similar PC VR headsets. Unlike Samsung’s previous HMD Odyssey and Odyssey+ headsets, which sports two outward-facing camera sensors, it isn’t clear exactly what tracking standard the proposed headset(s) may use.

Samsung Files Patent Application For Foldable AR Glasses

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According to a recently published patent application filed by Samsung, the company may be developing a foldable AR headset featuring a built-in display that automatically activates when the device is unfolded. Unlike these existing devices, however, Samsung’s headset will feature a design more similar to that of a conventional pair of sunglasses. The post Samsung Files Patent Application For Foldable AR Glasses appeared first on VRScout.

Samsung Reportedly to Release “multiple AR and VR products” in Coming Months

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Samsung hasn’t really said much about VR since the release of Samsung Odyssey+, the hardware refresh to its Windows Mixed Reality headset that came to market in October 2018. In short: Samsung has more AR/VR products coming down the pipeline. Farshid Fallah, Samsung’s director of developer relations for XR and gaming, took the stage at an AWE panel talk on Thursday to talk a bit about the upcoming AR capabilities for Galaxy S10. Image courtesy Samsung.

CES 2020: Samsung Teases Prototype AR Glasses

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Samsung is kicked-off the first day of CES 2020 with a bang this morning, offering attendees an in-depth look at a variety of cutting-edge products straight out of a science fiction novel, including a BB8-style robot assistant, as well as new improvements to their proprietary voice assistant, Bixby. Among the many products developed as part of what the company refers to as their “Age of Experience” product strategy, Samsung also teased its own dedicated AR headset.

Samsung Wins the Wireless Earbuds War with Retro Clamshell Cellphone Charging Cases

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Here's Everything Samsung Announced at 2021 Galaxy Unpacked

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Samsung kicked off 2021, and interrupted CES, with its live-streamed product launch, Galaxy Unpacked. samsung galaxy unpacked samsung consumer tech samsung galaxy buds pro samsung galaxy s21

Holiday Deal Brings New Samsung Odyssey+ to Just $300

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Samsung Odyssey+ is the company’s latest VR headset, and while it launched just a few weeks ago for $500, the Korean tech giant is throwing it on sale this Black Friday at a 40% discount. An important distinction: Samsung Odyssey+ boasts the same resolution as HTC Vive Pro, but at a remarkably lower price—HTC Vive Pro costs $800 for just the headset, no basestations or controllers included.

Stanford & Samsung Develop Ultra-dense OLED Display Capable of 20,000 PPI

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Researchers at Stanford and Samsung Electronics have developed a display capable of packing in greater than 10,000 pixels per inch (ppi), something that’s slated to be used in VR/AR headsets and contact lenses of the future. Image courtesy Stanford University, Samsung Electronics.

Samsung’s new soundbar is a 16-channel Dolby Atmos monster

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Samsung has created some pretty great soundbars in the past, but if the company's CES 2021 debuts are any indication, this year's models will be even better. Home Theater News ces 2021 ces 2021 product lifestyle soundbar Samsung samsung HW-Q800A Samsung HW-Q950A soundbars

Samsung Reportedly Developing Their Own Wireless AR/VR Headset

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It appears as though the hybrid headset market is shaping up to be the latest trend in immersive entertainment as it’s now being reported that Samsung may be in the process of developing their own AR/VR headset similar to that of Apple’s recently announced device. Photo of Samsung Odyssey. “Samsung Electronics is working on developing cordless and high-priced headsets supporting both VR and AR,” says a reported Samsung official while speaking with KT.

How to watch Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked event

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Samsung is wasting no time this year. They're set to be revealed at Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked event. SEE ALSO: What to expect from Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2021. Viewers can tune into @SamsungUS on Twitch, @Samsung on TikTok, or r/SamsungMobileUS on Reddit on Thursday, Jan.

The best Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus screen protectors

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Here's our roundup of the best Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus screen protectors available right now, so that you can protect your new phone from scratches and cracks.

Latest Samsung Leak Shows Off Tile-Like Bluetooth Tracker

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Samsung may soon come out with a Bluetooth-based tracker to give Tile a run for its money. samsung tiles bluetooth smartphones smarthome smart homesRead more.

Report: Samsung & Microsoft Boost “MR” Partnership, Samsung Builds Wireless AR/VR Headset

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Samsung appears to be making a strategic partnership with Microsoft as it produces what Korean Times reports is a “powerful cordless headset that supports both augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR).” “Samsung Electronics is working on developing cordless and high-priced headsets supporting both VR and AR,” an unnamed Samsung official told the Korean Times.

Oculus SDK Drops Support For Samsung Gear VR

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Recent versions of the Oculus Mobile SDK drop support for the Samsung Gear VR mobile headset. The Samsung Gear VR is a smartphone-based VR headset. This was prompted by the news that Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 will not support VR , and speculation that the regular Galaxy S line will follow suit next year. The post Oculus SDK Drops Support For Samsung Gear VR appeared first on UploadVR.

Samsung Taps Twitch Rivals for Exclusive Gaming Events

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Samsung Galaxy is now the exclusive mobile partner of Twitch Rivals, a year-long agreement that will see the companies collaborate on exclusive events and Twitch content. gaming twitch streaming samsung samsung galaxy phones mobile gaming

Samsung will launch the Galaxy S21 series on January 14

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Samsung will launch the Galaxy S21 on January 14, with a virtual event coinciding with the final day of CES 2021. Mobile News ces 2021 Samsung Samsung Galaxy S21 Samsung Unpacked

Samsung made Apple AirTags before Apple did

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The Galaxy SmartTag is the latest in Samsung's SmartThings ecosystem, giving you an option for tracking things that otherwise aren't connected. Mobile News Samsung Samsung Galaxy SmartTag

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro announced — save BIG on previous models

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Save $40 on Samsung Galaxy Plus, which are only $110, and Samsung Galaxy Buds Live, which are down to $130. Deals Mobile Amazon 2021 mobile deals Samsung Galaxy Buds Deals Samsung Galaxy Buds Live Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro

New Samsung Odyssey With 4 Cameras Spotted In China Design Patent

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A patent awarded by China’s Intellectual Property Office to Samsung reveals what seems to be a new version of the Samsung Odyssey, with four tracking cameras. Odyssey is Samsung’s brand for its PC VR headsets. The patent contains a design drawing sketch as well as two full color renders from Samsung. A rendering made by Samsung, contained in the patent filing. We’ll keep a close eye on Samsung this year for any further teases or announcements.

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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active vs. Samsung Galaxy Watch

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The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active launched in April 2019, positioning itself as a sportier alternative to 2018's Galaxy Watch. Android Mobile Wearables galaxy watch galaxy watch active Samsung smartwatches Tier 4 versus

A Solar-Powered Remote and MicroLED TVs Are Bringing Samsung Into the Future

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Big changes are coming to the Samsung home entertainment product lineup in 2021. samsung microled tvs remote control samsung qled 4k 8k consumer tech ces 2021Read more.

First look: Samsung’s Galaxy S21, S21+, and S21 Ultra

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More about Samsung , Mashable Video , Samsung Galaxy , Samsung Phone , and Tech. Samsung Mashable Video Samsung Galaxy Samsung Phone TechMashable's Brenda Stolyar gives her initial analysis on the new Galaxy S21 series. Read the full story here. Read more.

New Samsung Gear 360 Camera Coming Soon

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Is this the new Samsung Gear 360? We are two weeks out from Samsung’s March 29th Unpacked event where the company is expected to launch their new Galaxy S8 mobile device. Popping up on the FCC’s equipment authorization database Wednesday, the published documents include a slew of Samsung reports and tests required by the company when applying for certification of new hardware. Image Credit: VRScout & Samsung. News 360 Video Gear 360 Samsung

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Samsung Confirms AMD RDNA GPU In Next Exynos Flagship

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Today during the Exynos 2100 launch event, Samsung's Dr. Inyup Kang, VP and GM of the System LSI division, confirmed that their partnership with AMD on integrating a next-generation RDNA based GPU will be coming to fruition with the next generation flagship Exynos design.

Waveguide Maker DigiLens Secures Additional Investment by Samsung Ventures

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DigiLens , the Silicon Valley-based waveguide maker, today announced that Samsung’s venture capital group Samsung Ventures is increasing its stake in the company. At the time of this writing, neither firm has detailed the extent of the investment, stating simply that Samsung Ventures is again investing through a convertible debt instrument. Samsung Ventures is a partner who fully understands all the different challenges of the XR ecosystem.

Samsung Reveals New Gear VR With Controller

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Today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Samsung announced a brand-new Gear VR, powered by Oculus, and revealed the Gear VR Controller that lets you interact with VR games and experiences. While there was no shortage of new Samsung hardware revealed at the conference, including a new Gear VR headset to show off, the Gear VR Controller is the input device we’ve been eagerly waiting for as an answer to Google Daydream’s View controller.

Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus vs. Galaxy S20 Plus: What did Samsung add to the Plus?

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The Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus is the bigger brother of the newly announced S21, adding a bigger screen and battery. Android Buying Guides Mobile comparison comparisons galaxy s20 plus Galaxy S21 Plus Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus smartphone comparisons

Samsung Files Patent For 180 Degree VR Headset With Curved OLED Displays

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Samsung filed a patent application for a VR headset with a field of view of at least 180 degrees. But if Samsung did decide to go forwards with this design, they could leverage their competitive advantage as the world’s largest small OLED panel manufacturer. Samsung Galaxy smartphones already incorporate curved OLED technology. In an October interview with Lowyat.NET , the CEO of Samsung Electronics confirmed that the company was heavily looking in to both VR and AR.

First look at Samsung’s new Galaxy S21 line

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 Doesn’t Support Gear VR

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Samsung’s recently announced Galaxy Note 10 phablet does not support its Gear VR mobile VR headset. The Samsung Gear VR is a smartphone-based VR headset. We don’t know, though, if next year’s Samsung phones will continue to support VR. We reached out to Samsung, and the company told us “We remain committed to innovating in VR and AR to deliver incredible new experiences to our consumers.”