See also: Each aperture uses an ultra-wide fisheye lens with an f/2.0 aperture for capturing 360-degree video in low light. When you press of the record button on the dome of the camera, the two lenses start recording video with 195-degree angles. After footage is exported wirelessly to a Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge phone, an accompanying camera app stitches the two videos together into a single 360-degree video. The app can also be used to edit and share the 360-degree footage to supported platforms like Facebook, YouTube, etc.
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Or it can be viewed inside of the Gear VR headset. Samsung Gear 360 hands on •. Free word app for macbook. Image: Tyler Essary/Mashable Importantly, all the processing to stitch the two clips into a 360-degree video is done on the phone. Samsung told Mashable it's only thanks to the S7 and S7 Edge's Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor that it's possible to render the videos quickly. However, users also have the option to do the processing on a PC. Final videos have a resolution of 3,840 x 1,920 and, in our opinion, looked quite good. If you look closely, though, you'll see where the stitched videos overlap, but that's a problem many dual-lens 360-degree cameras have.
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My new Gear 360 arrived yesterday. I installed a memory card, then plugged the camera in with the included USB cable and my Samsung charger. The manual said to let it fully charge, so I left it plugged in overnight. Samsung's first Gear 360 video camera was a promising product, but one that fell short of expectations in real-world use. Despite capturing pretty decent 360-degree video, it was hampered. A friend of mine has a gear VR camera but has all Apple devices, so can't yet do anything with the images. He sent me a test photo and asked me to run it through my camera to generate a flat jpg.