LG and Google come up with VR goggles for G3




LG and Google have presented a variant on Google Cardboard for the LG G3 smartphone. With the VR goggles users can use games and apps in virtual reality. The screen of the smartphone serves as a display for the VR goggles.

LG stops the VR goggles and a free download for the game Robobliteration in some countries ahead of time in the box with the G3 smartphone. In which countries is that, LG does not say. Therefore, it is unknown whether the product will appear in the Netherlands and Belgium.

In contrast to the original Cardboard users need not himself be folded into each other. LG refers to the product VR for G3, and on the images it seems to be made ​​of plastic. It is compatible with the software of the Cardboard and apps for Google’s VR glasses that run on the Cardboard, also run on these VR for G3.

The VR glasses using the buttons on the back of the G3 for the control, though there is just like the original Cardboard magnetic latch present to scroll through the menu. It is unknown whether current users of the G3 the VR goggles can buy also.

Google announced the Cardboard in June last year. The original Cardboard is made for the well produced by LG smartphone Google Nexus 5, although it can handle more aircraft of similar size. It is the first time that Google cooperates in a variant for another extension. The G3 has a higher screen resolution and pixel density than the Nexus 5, which should produce sharper images in theory.


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