The first Gear VR ad shows the difficulty of selling virtual reality

Virtual reality is a technology that has to be experienced. It’s hard to explain to someone that you can put on a headset, look around and enjoy the illusion of being somewhere else. This advertisement for Samsung’s Gear VR tries to show off the experience using a few neat tricks, but mostly serves as an example of how hard it will be to get your average consumer interested in VR.

Read more: http://www.polygon.com/2015/1/27/7921637/gear-vr-oculus-samsung-advertisement

 

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