Samsung Electronics will integrate all of its mobile devices into the “Galaxy” brand. The outside world believes that this move is to maximize the synergy between the company's mobile devices.
According to the mobile device industry and foreign media, Samsung Electronics registered the "Galaxy 360" and "Galaxy VR" trademarks with the US Patent Office this month, and the future Gear 360 and Gear VR devices will be renamed Galaxy 360 and Galaxy respectively. VR. As a result, the Gear brand has actually been abandoned.
Galaxy 360 and Galaxy VR are expected to be released with the Galaxy S10 in the first half of next year, the tenth anniversary of the Galaxy smartphone.
The latest version of Gear 360 is a companion device for the Galaxy S8 released last year. This product is capable of shooting ultra high definition 4K photos. The Gear VR with control handle has built-in gyro sensors and acceleration sensors to detect user movement in real time.
An industry observer said: “As VR devices and smartphones are used together, Samsung's new VR devices and smartphones are likely to be released next year. In addition, Samsung Electronics' wireless headset Gear Icon X is becoming more and more likely to be renamed. Last month, Samsung Electronics registered the Samsung Bud brand with the European Patent Office. Samsung has released a new smart watch in August this year and changed its name from Gear to Galaxy Watch.