Samsung is more and more rolling out a sequence of expertise ‘shops’ it calls Galaxy Studios, making it simple for shoppers to play with Samsung devices in a means that isn’t essentially doable at bizarre retail shops. Guests can, for instance, placed on a Gear VR headset to expertise the corporate’s digital actuality know-how; they’ll additionally document with the maker’s Gear 360 digicam, or play with the most recent flagship smartphones.
A Galaxy Studio is principally a flowery retailer wherein folks can expertise Samsung’s merchandise earlier than shopping for. In case you’re on the fence about buying a Galaxy S8, for instance, a Galaxy Studio will let you play with one of many telephones as a lot as you might want to with the intention to decide whether or not it’s the fitting cellphone for you. The identical goes for the opposite devices, such because the digital actuality know-how.
Samsung explains that, for instance, guests can play a VR recreation with its digital actuality choices, getting a real-world style of what the Gear VR and a Samsung cellphone can provide in your individual residence. In case you’ve by no means recorded with a 360-degree digicam earlier than, the Galaxy Studios additionally allow you to do that with the Korean firm’s Gear 360 cameras.
Along with taking part in with the devices, the Galaxy Studios even have some gimmicks to hook guests consideration, one of the fashionable being the ‘Liquid Canvas’ expertise. This recreates somebody’s selfies underwater utilizing dye, oils or ink, one thing designed to show the S8’s water resistance. The studios additionally function issues like interactive good tables, cylindrical rooms for 360-degree experiences, health stations for taking part in video games, and extra.
Samsung has been introducing its Galaxy Studios in large locations across the globe, similar to Stockholm Central Station, Chicago’s Navy Pier, the Excelsior Plaza in Hong Kong, and Tokyo. Places change over time, although, so make certain you recognize the dates for the one nearest you earlier than heading out.