Samsung Launches 4D Lunar Gravity VR Experience Developed in Collaboration with NASA
NEW YORK CITY – July 19, 2018 – Samsung Electronics America, Inc. today propelled "A Moon for All Mankind" (AMFAM), an immersive, shopper centered 4D lunar gravity virtual reality (VR) encounter. With the Samsung Galaxy S9+ and Samsung Gear VR controlled by Oculus, customers inundate themselves in a visual and physical VR encounter that precisely reproduces an anecdotal moon mission, enabling buyers to recognize what it resembles in lunar gravity. The AMFAM experience will be available to the general population beginning today through July 2019 at Samsung 837 in New York City's Meatpacking District.
|Samsung Launches 4D Lunar Gravity VR Experience Developed in Collaboration with NASA|
To build up this reasonable lunar experience, Samsung's apparatus configuration group worked together with the group at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston behind the Active Response Gravity Offload System (ARGOS) to make a VR encounter which mapped to the genuine halfway gravity experience of strolling on the Moon. ARGOS is utilized to prepare space travelers to work in low gravity situations.
"At Samsung, we are headed to push the limits of development and move customers to do what they can't," said Zach Overton, Vice President of Consumer Experience and General Manager of Samsung 837 and Galaxy Studios. "We are pleased to convey to shoppers the mix of our intense portable VR headset and our inventive work with NASA to dispatch this lunar experience and expedite the impression of strolling the Moon to life."
"Beginning this year, we will praise the 50th commemoration of the Apollo Program that handled twelve Americans on the Moon," said Sean Carter, Strategic Partnerships at NASA Johnson Space Center. "With VR encounters like the one Samsung has created, we are attempting to make lunar missions open to people in general and are eager to rouse the up and coming age of space travelers."
At the AMFAM involvement with Samsung 837, purchasers will encounter a full space mission including an instructions and insights about how space travelers proceed onward the Moon. At that point, they will venture into a flight suit and saddle, wearing a Gear VR headset, to encounter the lunar mission in the gravity offload fix, feeling what it's like to stroll on the Moon. The market-driving Gear VR headset gives clients an untethered, ultra-quick, smooth and immersive VR encounter. By utilizing the intensity of Samsung Galaxy S9+ and the high caliber of its Super AMOLED shows, the Gear VR headset utilizes committed sensors and a wide field of view to help shoppers completely drench themselves in the experience of strolling on the Moon.
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For more data about AMFAM and to plan a mission, buyers can go to www.837gearVR.com. More data on Gear VR can be found here. The AMFAM VR content was delivered by Samsung together with imaginative office, Iris, and honor winning innovative studio Framestore.