Samsung Gear 360: The ideal 360-degree cam to produce fantastic content for your business

Action cams are passé. 360-degree cam pioneers LG and Samsung are revolutionizing multimedia. MyBusinessFuture had his hands on the Samsung Gear 360 and we think: 360-degree videos are the newest trend for image clips and Co.

VR glasses are the big topic of 2017? We say the trend has already landed in the mainstream. Even McDonald’s and German coffee-reseller Tchibo offer virtual reality. Now companies can also benefit from the technology.

360-degree cams for business?

Thanks to LG and Samsung, we could experience a real VR boom in 2016 – the first cost-effective 360-degree cameras hit the market since then.

Both manufacturers offer their products for the broad masses, market launch for Europe was in spring 2016.

Watch our hand on to the Samsung Gear 360 and get a short glimpse of the features and the design.

Note: this clip was spoken in German language.

The new Samsung Gear 360 in under two minutes

All facts about the Samsung Gear 360

With two 15 megapixel cameras with f2.0 aperture each the Samsung Gear 360 provides recording in 4K. The 360-degree camera is supposed to be waterproof, has a slot for microSDs and can be attached to any standard tripod.

A 1,350 mAh big battery provides filming for up to two hours. This allows some time to get the best 360-degree shot on any motive you like. And: you can plug in a spare battery just as simple as opening a white plastic lid on the Gear 360.

Pricing: the Samsung Gear 360 starts at 280,00 Euros. Right now you get a special bundle for 99 Euros – consisting of a Gear 360 and a Gear VR – if you decide to buy a Samsung Galaxy S7 edge smartphone.

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