Samsung giving away Gear VR with Galaxy S7 pre-orders

Alex Calvin
Samsung giving away Gear VR with Galaxy S7 pre-orders

Consumers pre-ordering Samsung's new Galaxy S7 smartphone will be receiving its Gear VR headset free of charge.

This news comes by way of Ars Technica, which says that the Korean tech giant announced the offer at Mobile World Congress.

Pre-orders open today (Tuesday, February 23rd), and consumers have until March 18th to put their money down for the new tech.

In addition, Oculus has announced that those who pre-order to S7 will also have the option to download six Gear Vr titles entirely free.

These titles vary by mobile network, but include the likes of EVE: Gunjack, Land's End and Anshar Wars 2.

Announced by Samsung in September 2014, the Gear VR launched in the UK in December 2015.

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