Introduced again in Could, an replace bringing Google Daydream assist to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus has begun rolling out, making these telephones the only two to assist each Daydream VR and Gear VR.
The Android Soul stories right this moment that Galaxy S8 and S8+ updates with Google Daydream assist have begun rolling out to Verizon prospects. The updates are detailed on Verizon’s web site as NRD90M.G950USQU1AQG4 for the S8 and NRD90M.G955USQU1AQG4 for the S8+. A number of different enhancements to the phone’s working system, together with the newest Android safety enhancements, include the replace. Different carriers ought to deploy the replace in due time, although it isn’t clear but when that may occur.
The replace makes the Galaxy S8 and S8+ arguably the best telephones to personal proper now for VR as a result of they’re the only two that provide assist for each Google’s Daydream and Samsung’s Gear VR headsets, which suggests users aren’t caught in a single ecosystem or the opposite.
For Oculus, whose software underpins the Gear VR headset, the newfound Daydream assist is a clumsy affair to say the least, we defined why in a previous article: How Google’s Latest VR Moves Are a Major Blow to Oculus’ Mobile Strategy.