Oculus no longer supports Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 for use with its mobile Gear VR headset, according to a statement on the company's website (via UploadVR).
"Customer safety is our top priority. Oculus is removing support for all Note7 devices on the Oculus platform. Until further notice, Note7 devices will not be compatible with the Gear VR."
That Oculus news doesn't come as a surprise.
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Oculus has disabled its Gear VR app on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 over customer safety concerns. This follows numerous reports of the Galaxy Note 7 catching fire.
Amid safety concerns, Oculus has disabled the faulty Note 7 for Samsung's Gear VR headset.