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Here's a look at Samsung's Gear 360 VR camera

Samsung's Gear 360 virtual reality camera joins what's becoming a crowded field. Will the masses generate enough content to woo businesses and consumers to VR?
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By Larry Dignan, Contributor on
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Meet the Samsung Gear 360

Samsung's Gear 360 is designed for consumers, but the company is pitching a wide variety of business use cases. Will you find this gadget in your conference room?

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Side view of Gear 360

Here's a side view of the Gear 360.

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Samsung Gear 360, Gear VR, Galaxy S7

Samsung's virtual reality stack includes the Gear VR, Gear 360 and Galaxy S7. Will the integration convince buyers to step up?

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Samsung Gear 360 on tripod

The Samsung Gear 360 works with standard tripods.

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Samsung Gear 360 interface

Samsung Gear 360 promises to have a simple interface for content creators.

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Back view of Samsung Gear 360

Samsung Gear 360 rear view.

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Samsung Gear 360's pitch

Samsung's big hope is that folks will integrate the Gear 360 like they would any other camera. The scene here is probably less realistic than an enterprise training use case in an industry.

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The virtual reality viewer is still big

Content creation is one thing. A big headset is still a hurdle.

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