Orange Belgium launches Virtual Reality headset and application to make high-quality VR accessible for everyone


Today Orange launches the Orange VR1 headset, a virtual reality device that goes beyond gaming and makes virtual reality experiences available for everyone, not only the happy few, thanks to its affordable price and its compatibility with a large range of smartphones. In a nutshell, the perfect Christmas gift.

The Orange VR1 headset has high-quality lenses that contain an anti-blue light coating to protect the eyes and avoid fatigue. It also differentiates itself by the built-in hi-fi headphones to guarantee an impeccable sound, so no external headphone or earplugs are needed. The device also offers a wide viewing angle of 120° (instead of the 101° with traditional VR devices).

Whereas most VR headsets are not always very comfortable, the Orange VR1 headset weighs only 415 grams and has a leather face cushion to ensure a perfect fit without any uncomfortable pressure thanks to the adjustable head strap. It also prevents light leakage and reflection.

The Orange VR1 headset is compatible with a wide range of smartphones (4.7 to 6") on any OS. The device is available from the Orange shops and at Thanks to a special launch offer of 39 euros (incl. 2 years warranty), the Orange VR1 headset is the perfect gift for under this year`s Christmas tree.

Exclusive experience thanks to dedicated Orange app

Accompanying the headset is the `Orange VR 360` application (for iOS/Android) which allows customers to use VR tutorials to ensure a quick and easy set-up, plus immediate access to 360 video content and services so they can experience real-life moments. With the app they can discover amazing videos, games and other stunning experiences and Orange will gradually add more content in the coming months.


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Source: Orange Belgium via GlobeNewswire


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