Flying cars are not here yet, but 360 video is.
There’s nothing closer to reality than 360˚ videos. These have been around for a bit and they emulate the way our eyes work. Wouldn’t you love to be able to see a video in full 360˚ as if you were there? Now you can.
Google’s streaming video service now serves up videos that let you look in any direction—not just where the camera is pointing. Needless to say, this could be a Big. Freaking. Deal.
To celebrate the launch of their Virtual Reality goggles Gear VR, Samsung just launched a brand new trailer that will blow your mind. An immersive 4k 360 video that takes you around the world.
To enjoy this 360˚ experience you must watch the below video on your YouTube’s mobile app or Chrome.
Here’s a step-by-step on how to do this:
- Send this link to your phone’s email app or sms
- Go to your email or sms mobile app and click the link
- Your YouTube mobile app will automatically open
- Turn your phone to landscape
- Play the video
- Wave your phone around
- Be amazed!
OR, if you’re reading this article on your smartphone, just click on the “Watch on Youtube” link on the bottom right of the video player below and you’ll be taken straight to your YouTube mobile app.
Enjoy this unforgettable journey around the world and let us know what you think in the comments below!