The Mobile World Congress (a.k.a MWC) 2018, one of the biggest events in the mobile industry has just recently ended last Friday in Barcelona. As we look back at the festivities, MWC this year felt a little underwhelming, probably because Samsung stole the show before the event even officially began with the launch of the Galaxy S9. Nevertheless, the show still had its fair share of highlights that is worth talking about. Hence, below are some of the most notable handsets that were seen last week.
Samsung smartphones are typically recognised as being the best Android phones on the market. After weeks of speculations, the Galaxy S9 has officially been launched during the Samsung Unpacked event held ahead of the Mobile World Congress last Sunday. On paper, the device looks like the new flagship phone to beat, setting new benchmarks and world’s-firsts.
2017 has been a great year for South Korean smartphone manufacturers, Samsung as it managed to regain its reputation as the top brand in the industry with the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 smartphones. The company is planning to leverage on the momentum it has built by releasing its next flagship, the Galaxy S9.
|Release Date in Malaysia|
|Colour of product||Black, White|
|Adjustable interpupillary distance|
|Interpupillary distance (min)||5 cm|
|Interpupillary distance (max)||7 cm|
|Control type||Buttons, Touch|
Boasting tons of exceptional products, Samsung is committed in pushing the boundaries of innovation when it comes to making an impact in the lives of its customers. Representing the next generation of virtual-reality or VR headset, the Samsung Gear VR certainly does not disappoint in terms of performance, precision and prowess. Most importantly, the Samsung Gear VR has been developed to bring your VR experience to the next level.
As a VR headset, the Samsung Gear VR emphasizes the essence of elegance and ergonomics in a simple design. In the first glance, the Samsung Gear VR gives you the impression of a sleek and stealthy design which proves to be attractive. Embodying the finer principles of minimalist and modern aesthetics, the Samsung Gear VR looks like a futuristic VR headset that you will love to get.
When it comes to ergonomics, the Samsung Gear VR definitely excels in making sure that you will be having a comfortable experience in using it. Crafted to fit perfectly with your head, the Samsung Gear VR enables you to enjoy your VR experience in a more natural way. As you are getting immersed in the wonder and beauty of VR environment, the Samsung Gear VR headset boasts soft foam cushioning that gives the level of comfort which you never expect. Not only that, the surrounding foam is also less prone to absorbing sweat. In addition, the head strap has been enhanced to be more comfortable and secured at the same time. Such combination allows you to experience your VR world for a longer period of time. Furthermore, the Samsung Gear VR is also lightweight which adds more to its portability and usability.
The Samsung Gear VR headset has been designed to enable you to experience your VR world without any difficulties. In fact, it is pretty easy and straightforward for you to set it up since you only need to install the Oculus app which gives you everything that you need to start your foray in your VR journey. Once you approach its main user interface, you will be thrilled to discover that it offers much space for you to navigate around effortlessly. Most importantly, the Samsung Gear VR even gives you the choice of switching on the camera pass-through mode so that you can view the physical world without taking off the headset.
Designed to be an awesome companion to your Samsung Galaxy smartphones, the Samsung Gear VR allows you to experience the best of VR experience in many ways that you cannot fathom. The Samsung Gear VR is fully compatible with both USB Type-C and Micro USB so that you can connect to a variety of Samsung smartphones. In conclusion, the Samsung Gear VR is an impressive accessory that you can get when it comes to experiencing a true VR experience.