Samsung became the latest major tech giant to enter the increasingly crowded virtual reality headset market on Wednesday, teaming up with Facebook's Oculus VR to announce the Galaxy VR.
The headset works with Samsung's newly announced
At its developer conference this summer, Google announced a similar setup called Cardboard. And in March, Facebook entered the virtual reality space by acquiring Oculus VR for $2 billion, while
Samsung was vague about the release of the Galaxy VR, saying that a beta, early-access "innovator's edition" will be available this year. No price was given.