The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset developed and manufactured by Oculus VR. Oculus proposed a Kickstarter campaign in 2012 to fund the Rift's development.
The Samsung Gear VR is a mobile virtual reality headset developed by Samsung and Oculus. The headset was released on November 27, 2015. Gear VR works with 2015 or newer Samsung smartphones with Android Lollipop 5.0.1 and newer. This edition has improved ergonomics and a redesigned touchpad for easier navigation.