The Most Viral 360 VR Video List Part 1
Virtual reality 360 video technology is probably one of the hottest things in film production. We have posted many 360 videos in the past, you can check out our Monthly Top 360 Video Collection Archive. This article summarizes the most viral 360 videos we can find to date all with millions of views, we have also included their stats for your reference. Enjoy!
1. Get Barreled in Tahiti with Samsung Gear VR, C.J. Hobgood 360 Video
2. MythBusters: Shark Shipwreck (360 Video)
3. 360° Horror Series (Ep.1) – “3:00AM” – 360° VIEWING ON iOS/ANDROID YOUTUBE APP & CHROME DESKTOP
4. The BMW M2 – Eyes on Gigi Hadid (360° Video)
Upload date: 8/12/2015
Simple Guide on How To Watch 360 Degree Video
YouTube supports playback of 360 videos from the latest version of Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Opera browsers.
From Mobile Phone
You will need to open the video using the latest version of the YouTube app for Android and iOS.
For an immersive experience, you can even watch 360-degree videos with Cardboard via the YouTube Android app. Once the 360 video is launched, simply click the Cardboard icon on the lower right corner and insert the phone into the Cardboard.
From Gear VR
Download the Samsung Internet beta app which you can download from the Oculus Store. Open the Samsung Internet app on your mobile device and navigate to the content you want to view on the Gear VR, such as 360 degree videos.
– Insert your mobile device into the Gear VR
Once the YouTube video is launched, makes sure to select “Full Screen” on the lower right-hand corner, then select the Mode button, and select “360° 3D”. Although the compression results in poor video quality in most cases.