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YouTube VR App Launches on Gear VR, Gets Co-Viewing Feature

July 25, 2018 / EMIL PROTALINSKI

YouTube is bringing its virtual reality (VR) video app to Samsung’s Gear VR headset, a move that could potentially bring millions of new viewers to VR content hosted on YouTube. The video service also announced a new co-viewing feature for its VR app Wednesday.The YouTube VR app is going live on the Oculus Store this week, where it will be available for free for Gear VR users. YouTube VR had already been available on Google’s Daydream View headset as well as HTC Vive and Playstation VR headsets.Asked whether YouTube had any plans to bring YouTube VR to the Oculus Go next, a spokesperson didn’t have any details to share. “We want everyone with a VR headset to be able to experience YouTube VR, and we’re working to bring it to more VR platforms in the future,” she added.