4D headphones want to immerse users in the VR experience even more deeply

Although the outside world only sees VR users as people wearing huge headsets on their faces, the actual wearers of the device are being immersed into completely different world. Just through visuals alone, users feel like they are anywhere from floating underwater with fish to trapped in a terrifying mental institution.

To make the experience even more immerse, Samsung has introduced the Entrim 4D headphones. The headphones, along with a VR headset, make for a much more intense experience.

To achieve a heightened experience, the team used algorithms and Galvanic Vestibular Stimulation (GVS) to target a specific nerve in the ear associated with balance and motion.

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