Top accessories customers bought with this item
Samsung Gear 360 (2017 Edition) Real 360° 4K VR Camera (US Version with Warranty)
This item at this price, sold by Amazon.com, is currently reserved exclusively for Prime members.Prime free trial and invitee customers: We will automatically apply an Amazon.com Gift Card to your Gift Card Balance in the amount equal to the Prime exclusive discount after you become a paid Prime member. If you cancel your paid Prime membership or return the qualifying smartphone within the first 3 months of your paid Prime membership, we may void your Gift Card or charge you in the amount of the Gift Card. Terms and Conditions apply.
- Tell the whole story with the 360° camera that captures every angle in 4K brilliance and share instantly
- Capture life as it happens in stunning 4K video and 15MP photos thanks to dual 180° lenses
- Gear 360 is easy to hold and take with you, and has an IP53 water-resistant rating*
- Preview and edit your videos with an easy-to-use app, or share them straight to social** or Samsung VR with your Galaxy S8 or S8+ ***
- Upload your photos or videos to Samsung VR to experience your moments in virtual reality
Frequently bought together
Customers who bought this item also bought
Have a question?
Find answers in product info, Q&As, reviews
Please make sure that you are posting in the form of a question.
From the manufacturer
Gear 360 Technical Specifications:
- Camera: Dual CMOS 8.4MP, Dual F2.2 Fisheye Lens.
- Resolution: Up to 4096x2048 @ 24fps 360° Video/15MP 360° Still Image.
- Battery Capacity: 1,160mAh.
- Dimensions: 3.96" x 1.82" x 1.78".
- Weight: .29 lbs.
Samsung Gear 360 VR Camera
Put the world in your palm.
Get the whole story with the 360° camera that captures every angle in 4K brilliance. With four times the resolution of regular HD and a design that fits in your pocket, you can take in the whole scene in a single take. Capture everything on a road trip, in a festival crowd, or at a family reunion, then edit and share in an instant.
In the Box:
- Gear 360.
- USB Cable (Type-C).
Take it anywhere.
Gear 360 is easy to hold and take with you, and has an IP53 water-resistant rating. *
Tell the whole story.
Capture life as it happens in the stunning clarity of 4K video and 15MP photos. Dual 180° lenses work in tandem to provide a seamless 360° picture, so you get every perspective in one take.
Go back to the moment with VR
The Samsung Gear VR immerses you in the moments you capture with Gear 360. Upload your photos or videos to Samsung VR to experience them in virtual reality. Then share them with far-flung friends and family.
*Certified IP53 for protection against harmful deposits of dust and against water sprayed at any angle up to 60º from the vertical.
**Live broadcast supports up to 2K resolution video. Compatible with Galaxy smartphones only.
***Compatible with the following Samsung Galaxy smartphones: USB Type-C: Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+; microUSB: Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, and Galaxy S6 edge+. Compatible with Windows and Mac computers.
GEAR 360, COMMON, XAR
Top customer reviews
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later.
I'll say this, if you don't have a newer Samsung phone, don't buy this camera. Yes it can still be used with PC software, but the experience is terrible and clunky. Samsung makes the software very difficult to find, and the quality is pretty poor. If I stitch my footage using the PC software, it takes about twice as long as on my phone, despite having a very beefy gaming rig. And the final product is always lower quality, and occasionally will have a small black hole in the middle. For this I'm docking 1 star.
If I use my S8 for everything though, the experience is great. The app is very stable and intuitive to use. Transferring and stitching content is fast and easy, and it's always fun to show it off to people.
For the other half of people who don't seem to understand how 360 cameras work, don't read that this is a 4k camera and expect to use this as a gopro substitute. That 4k resolution is stretched all the way around 360 degrees of view, and obviously isn't going to look as crisp as a camera shooting 4k in a small field of view directly in front of it.
Also people complain about overheating when filming 30+ minute video clips: duh? Again, not the point of this camera. It's not an action cam, or a dash cam. And super long 360 videos are not fun to deal with, and especially not fun to watch. Try uploading a 30 minute 360 video to Facebook or YouTube... it will not work.
Problem is its functionality in that, it does not work well outdoors in the sun. Overheats after 10 min video amd today was mid 70s. Shuts down automatically.
Also, my gripe is battery. I have to use an external battery to charge. But since its not sealed to be waterproof, why not allow exchangeable batteries...
Lastly is the video formatting... pretty troublesome to get video in correct format for VR upload to youtube... included app not very good.
Again, good but not great. I'd still get it over the go pro... I'm no wanna be Xgamer... just shooting outdoors with family.
Images in low light are slightly grainy.
You may see a slight transition between the front and rear cameras, but it does not compromise the final result.
Works well with the Samsung Galaxy 7 Edge and Gear VR.
Most recent customer reviews
* best to use with a 64GB card
* videos are grainy - seems like a first generation product (reminds me of 1st gen digital...Read more