Coolpad has launched a virtual reality headset for smartphones in India. Available from Friday via Amazon India. Coolpad VR 1x adds the headset will work with any smartphone with screen sizes between 4.7 and 5.7” with am HD resolution. For it to work properly, the smartphone must also be equipped with a gyroscope. Coolpad devices the headset is officially compatible with include the Note 3, Note 3 Lite, Note 3 Plus, and Max.
The Chinese company says its VR headset comes with ‘customisable lenses‘ that adjust focal length, something it says makes it comfortable to use for long durations.
Other smartphone manufacturers that have rolled out VR headsets in India include Intex, OnePlus, and Lenovo.