Coolpad to launch its first VR Headset Cool VR 1X tomorrow for Rs. 999


Coolpad India has just confirmed its first VR Headset dubbed as Cool VR 1X. It will be made available in India starting tomorrow exclusively from Amazon India. It is priced at Rs. 999.

As per information available, Cool VR offers immersive virtual reality experience with its 95-100° viewing angels. As the pricing suggests, this VR headset uses the smartphone as display and supports phones with display size from 4.7-inches to 5.7-inches.

It is also equipped with customizable lenses that help in optimizing the focal length and object distance. With this option available, this VR headset is suitable for long usage.

You can use it with all Coolpad smartphones including Coolpad Note 3, Note 3 Lite, Note 3 Plus, Coolpad Max. But, there will be no issue if you use it with any other smartphone. But your phone must have gyroscope to experience 360-degree viewing angles.

Syed Tajuddin, CEO, Coolpad India said, “With visual reality being the new fun gadget for the Y generation and fast catching up with youth, we are eager to enter this space and offer the ‘Cool VR’ to our fans. This launch is in line with our strategy to bring Coolpad’s accessories to the Indian market and we will be soon unveiling other products in this growing segment such as Power Bank and Smart Watch by 2016. “

VR market in India is still growing but the growth rate is slow. Most of the VR sold in India are of entry level segment. But, this market will grow with the good rate in coming days with increasing VR specific content.