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Today is the day that the true consumer model of the Gear VR, the 3rd iteration of the product, hits shelves and doorsteps after going on pre-sale earlier this month. The Gear VR itself costs $99 and requires Samsung’s Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, or Note 5 to run. Not only is this a way for Oculus to get VR closer to the masses, it gets the masses more interested in their devices. Drew Olanoff takes the new Samsung Gear VR for a spin.

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