The Samsung Gear VR might not the latest gadget, however, a new version as not announced this year meaning the 2017 release is the still a relevant model. Now the unit can be picked u for buttons, either second hand or brand new, but is it any good and worth looking at in the wake of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+?

Here we pull apart the box and prepare the Samsung Gear VR for a first outing.

Sensors – Accelerometer, gyro sensor, proximity sensor

Field of View – 101°

Width – 8.2 in

Depth – 4.8 in

Height – 3.9 in

Weight – 12.17 oz