Aussie phone-based VR on sale now for less than $50

There’s yet another smartphone-based virtual reality headset on the market, this time from Australia-based company Phenomec.

(Image courtesy Phenomec.)
(Image courtesy Phenomec.)

The headset, called the VRSmartView Developer Kit, costs AU $49.99 or about US $43.48 and is available for order now from the company’s website. Delivery is currently scheduled for December 12 of this year.

The device is a step up from Google Cardboard, in that the device’s lenses can be adjusted for different pupil area distances.

It is compatible with most popular brands of smartphones, including Apple, Samsung, HTC, and Nokia, with a recommended size of 4.7 to 5.7 inches.

Watch a video about the product below.

Maria Korolov

Maria Korolov is a science fiction writer who covers cybersecurity, AI and extended reality as a tech journalist at her day job.
Check out her author page on Amazon or follow her on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn. Her first virtual world novella, Krim Times, made the Amazon best-seller list in its category. Her second novella, The Lost King of Krim, is out now.