Yesterday’s Samsung Galaxy Note 9 reveal got here and went with out a lot as a point out of Gear VR, however relaxation assured the new gadget will help the Oculus-powered headset.
Samsung confirmed to UploadVR that the Note 9 will help the present iteration of the Gear, although it’s going to want an adapter to suit it. The gadget is a barely totally different measurement than final yr’s Note eight with a much bigger, 6.Four-inch display, so this isn’t actually shocking. If you have already got the package you possibly can name 1-800-SAMSUNG to get the adapter without spending a dime.
The Note 9’s essential draw is its energy, which bests any phone Samsung has put out thus far. The 512 GB model of the phone boasts a mighty 8GB RAM (6GB for the 126 GB model) and is fitted with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 chipset. That means it ought to run any app on the Gear VR retailer proper now with ease and, hopefully, we’ll begin seeing extra visually spectacular apps going ahead, too.
Elsewhere, the Note 9 is fitted with a much bigger, 4000mAh battery, so that you’ll have the ability to bounce into VR for longer. Expandable storage can even give the 512GB model of the system over 1TB of area. Outside of the VR-relevant options, the new S-Pen can be utilized as a distant management, and Samsung’s Google Assistant various, Bixby, has been up to date to incorporate a extra numerous vary of conversational choices.
The phone launches on August 24th. The 128GB model is a staggering $999.99, whereas the 512GB version prices $1,249.99.
This story initially appeared on Uploadvr.com. Copyright 2018