LG offers free virtual reality with G3 smartphones

LG Electronics today announced a free virtual reality (VR) for G3 gift for customers who purchase new LG G3 smartphones.

LG’s VR for G3 works with Google Cardboard and enables G3 smartphone owners to experience VR-compatible apps and games – downloadable from the Google Play store.

The company today said VR for G3 utilizes LG G3’s Quad HD display and offers sharper image quality for a realistic VR experience.

The Korean consumer electronics company said that VR for G3 design leverages the G3’s  Rear Key layout, compared to other smartphones where the volume rockers are located on the side of the phone.

LG’s VR for G3
VR for G3 takes advantage of the smartphone’s 1W speaker with Boost AMP to provide better sound effects. VR for G3 can be combined with Bluetooth headsets such as LG Tone Infinim for wireless enjoyment.

LG said the design of VR for G3 is based on the blueprint for Google Cardboard, available online for home DIY fans. Theneodymium ring magnet on the side of the VR for G3 works with the magnetic gyroscope sensor in the G3 to select applications and scroll through menus without touching the display.

Purchasers of LG G3 buyers can download a free VR game, Robobliteration, using the in-box QR code.



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