NEW DELHI: Samsung has discontinued its XR app which provided VR content material like 360-degree movies and pictures. The corporate had already discontinued its Gear VR final 12 months. So, thediscontinuation of the Samsung XR app doesn’t come as a shock. Samsung may even take away the corporate’s VR Video app from Microsoft and Oculus shops.
The corporate has additionally revealed that the companies provided by the XR apps will finish on September 30, 2020. The corporate will finish its service for XR purposes throughout net, cell, and headset platforms. Beginning today, customers will be unable to add 360-degree movies on Samsung XR. Also , customers may even not be capable of buy premium movies from the service.
Smartphone maker Samsung was one of many first corporations to put money into VR and in addition launch a VR headset. The corporate has already revealed that from June 30, the Samsung VR Video app put in on VR headsets will cease working. The corporate may even take away the app from the Oculus Retailer.
By September this year, all of the Samsung XR accounts may even be disabled and eliminated. The corporate has additionally stated that it’ll completely delete all of the account-related infuriation and printed movies.
The Samsung VR Video may even be disabled on Gear VT and Samsung’s HMD Odyssey combined actuality headsets on September 30, 2020.
Final month, Samsung introduced that it’ll kill off its S Voice assistant on June 1. The voice assistant that has been a part of Samsung smartphones a lot earlier than Bixby and has now bought an official final date. The Samsung S Voice may carry out capabilities similar to giving instructions for calling, setting reminders, and so on. Nevertheless, with the launch of Galaxy S8, Samsung launched a extra highly effective voice assistant, referred to as Bixby, however by no means pulled the plug on the previous.