If you are curious about VR and want to try it for the first time, Elegant 3d VR glass might be the device for you. It has some good features like Pupil Distance (PD) and Focal Distance (FD) adjustment to get better viewing experience. Let’s take a deeper look.
|Price||Check it on Amazon|
|Compatibility||iPhones and almost all Android Phones|
|Content||Google Play, You Tube and third party apps|
|Ideal Screen Size||4.7 to 6 inch|
- 1 x 3D VR Headset
- 1 x Cleaning Cloth
- 1 x User Manual
Setup: Inside the box you will find an user manual with instructional images for setting this up. It’s simple and easy. You need to open the clam shell cover. You will see holding hooks for your mobile. You will notice that there are micro rubber pads on one side to protect your phone, which is a plus.
You can adjust the distances between your eyes by the roller on the top. There’s additional setting option which is not common in other similar products, Pupil Distance (PD) and Focal Distance (FD) adjustment. PD distance adjusting knob is at the left side and FD adjustment is at the right side. While playing the video you can try these adjustments to have a better viewing. There’s an opening at the right side of the cover to put your headphones connection.
Operation: It’s like all other similar headsets. Before putting the mobile inside the cage, you need to run any VR app that you have installed (if not, install a VR app first). Now, sit back, relax and enjoy! You may want to know some third party content that you can enjoy. In that case see our article on this.
Comfort: The experience is comfortable. There is Velcro tapes to adjust with your head size. Moreover, the straps are elastic, it holds the phone just as tightly as needed. There’s a nose cave to accommodate your nose! The headset has comfortable padding on the edges so that the set doesn’t feel hard on your face.
Content: There is no software store from Elegant. Which means you need to depend on third party software/apps. However, given the growth of third party VR content you need not to worry. Below are some good content you can start with:
- BAMF VR (Android)
- Chair In A Room (Android)
- Flats (Android)
- VR Roller Coaster (iOS)
- Fractal Combat X (iOS)
Compatibility: The phone is compatible with most of the major brands. Some of these are: Samsung Galaxy Note 4/Galaxy Note 3/ Galaxy S6 Edge/Galaxy S6/iPhone 6s/6s plus 7/7 plus etc.
Accessories: No accessories are given with the package but you can you third party accessores. We will soon add a review on third party accessories on our site. Keep an eye!
On the good side, it has Pupil Distance (PD) and Focal Distance (FD) adjustment which is a bonus. Also, micro rubber pads are provided to protect from scratch.
However there are some minor issues. Like slight light bleed through the nose rest, but that can be insignificant if you are in a dark room. With some brands of smartphone front camera gets blocked by the casing.
Overall, the product does justice with the price. For the first times this will not be a despair.