Bitmore VR Eye Plus
Some of us are old enough to remember when virtual reality (VR) was first discussed on programmes such as Tomorrow’s World, and we certainly can’t remember anyone mentioning that it would be powered by phones.
Bitmore’s VR Eye Plus is a Bluetooth-enabled headset that allows you to become immersed in three-dimensional worlds downloaded onto your handset. It comes with 30 days’ free access to the Fibrum VR platform, which currently has more than 25 VR games to choose from, while the headset is compatible with hundreds more VR apps that are available online. This gateway to other realms will set you back a surprisingly earthbound £25.
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