Virtual Reality has already established its strong presence in the overseas but it is gaining popularity in India too with each passing day. A VR tour of the renowned museum of the world or watch extinct animals come to life, VR makes it all possible. And Google Daydream View is one such magic tool which allows you to do such and many more exciting things in a jiffy. In November last year Google launched the ‘Daydream View’ in the world markets of the US, the UK and Australia and now in the Indian markets as well.
The headset and controller will be available on Flipkart for Rs 6,499 and only in one color i.e slate. It is compatible with a limited number of smartphones which are Google Pixel and Pixel XL, Moto Z, ZTE Axon 7, and Huawei Mate 9 Pro. It is also said that Daydream will be compatible with Samsung Galaxy S8 and ASUS Zenfone AR soon. The Daydream ready VR headset comes in a compact box all wrapped in soft and breathable fabric cushioned with love and care inspired from the clothes we wear. The headset is comfortable on eyes and can be worn with glasses too.
So want to know the features of this magical tool. Here we go:
- The phone and headset have an auto-alignment system which makes you free from the hassles of wires and connectors.
- The Daydream controller, a small yet powerful tool allows the user to interact with the virtual world instantly like the real world. It is packed with sensors to understand your movements and gestures. So swing it like a bat or wave it like a wand. To be precise you can even draw with it. And no need to worry about the headset getting lost or tucked under your cushions because the controller slides right inside the headset when not in use.
- The headset is designed keeping in mind the choice. So even if you have a small phone or a big one, it will work with any Daydream-ready phone you choose.
- The apps which are available on Daydream are NYT VR, Guardian VR, The Turning Forest, Fantastic Beasts, Labster: World of Science, Netflix VR, Google Play Movies, Within, and more.
- For the game lovers, these games are available on Daydream: The Arcslinger, Wonderglade, Mekorama VR, Gunjack 2: End of Shift, Need for Speed No Limits VR, LEGO BrickHeadz Builder VR and dozens of more titles.
- With YouTube, you can watch the entire library of videos on a virtual big screen. Use Street View to see curated tours of over 150 of the world’s most amazing places like the Pyramids and the Taj Mahal — fly over a city, stand at the top of the highest peaks, and even soar into space. Step inside a virtual gallery and view masterpieces from over 50 world-renowned museums with Arts & Culture. And Google Photos displays your 360 degree captures in a whole new way.
Virtual Reality in Indian markets is flourishing though the manufacturers are not getting the desired response, it is expected that these new introductions will bring about some change in the sales. Manufacturers are now finding out new ways to establish a firm market in India.
Till then grab your Daydream View right now exclusively from Flipkart and immerse yourself into a whole new world!