Signs of a new Samsung Gear VR are surfacing


It’s been less than a year since the consumer Gear VR was first shown off and it already seems as though Samsung and Oculus are regrouping to push out a new version of the pre-eminent mobile VR headset.

A Dutch Samsung rumors site inexplicably found a listing from an Indian imports database that highlights a new model number (SM-R323) for the Gear VR device being shipped. Interesting, because the number falls after the current Gear VR’s SM-R322 model number and the Gear VR Innovator Edition’s SM-R321 before it. We know literally nothing else, except that these units are just “for testing and evaluation purpose.”

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The timing on this is very interesting though. With the existing headset less than a year old and with a new Samsung smartphone (a new Note) on the horizon,…

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