The consumer versions of Rift and Gear VR are fully functioning development kits. Explore your options below, and find the right hardware for your app.
With the Gear VR Controller, people will be able to use their hand to point, drag and drop, tilt, shoot, and more in Gear VR apps. Prior to the launch of the Gear VR Controller, development kits will not be publicly available. If you have a project in development that you’d like to add Gear VR Controller support to, apply below for early access.
Start developing apps with the latest Gear VR in the market. Gear VR is compatible with many Samsung GALAXY flagship smartphones, including S7, S7 edge, S6, S6 edge, S6 edge +, and Note 5. The current version now lets you develop apps for our flagship mobile platform. Visit here for available retailers.
Check out our PC page for more details on developing for Rift. Once you have a compatible PC, you can use your Rift device as a fully fledged developer kit! For more details on how to purchase a Rift please click here.
If you can’t get your hands on the hardware you need to develop your application, please let us know. Requests will be approved on the basis of the app you currently have in development. Sign up for a developer account and apply for hardware below.