Facebook today launches it's first virtual reality app dubbed as Facebook 360, as the name suggests the app will provide an immersive and easier way to discover 360 photos and videos.
The app is compatible with Samsung Gear VR, powered by Oculus and to download this new 360 app from Facebook head over to Oculus app and search for Facebook 360, or visit the Oculus site to get started.
At launch, the app will feature four feeds:
- Explore: Discover some of the most interesting and popular 360 content on Facebook from media companies, organizations and individual creators.
- Following: Experience 360 content that your friends have posted on Facebook as well as 360 content from Pages and people you follow.
- Saved: Find all the 360 content you’ve saved from News Feed ready for you to enjoy at a more convenient time.
- Timeline: Relive your memories in a new way through your own 360 photo and video uploads.
Moreover you can also react to 360 photos and videos and can share them on Facebook, with more social features coming soon.