This edition is simply referred to as the Samsung Gear VR. It was released on 20 November 2015. Pre-orders for the device went live on Amazon, Bestbuy and Samsung on 10 November 2015 and the device was sold out on the day of release. This edition has again a few minor changes compared to the previous iterations. First of all this edition supports four Samsung Galaxy devices so far, the Note 5, the S6, the S6 edge and the S6 edge+. It is also 19% lighter than the previous Innovator Edition, it has improved ergonomics and a redesigned touchpad for easier navigation
Some of the major goals Samsung set for this project regarding hardware was that their headset could support MTP (Motion to Photon) latency less than 20 ms the optimization of hardware and kernel and also to create Galaxy Note 4’s QHD display that enables high-resolution rendering in the headset. The volume buttons and back buttons on the headset help to navigate through the gear without taking it off.The lenses range is 96 degrees..