If you want to experience Virtual Reality with your own VR Headsets but can’t afford an expensive Samsung Gear VR or Oculus Rift CV1, you can get a View-Master VR. This kid-friendly device will surround you with stunning 360-degree environments so you feel as if you are really there. The prices range from $17.14 to $29.99 in different stores. With these little money, you can enter the world of virtual reality with the View-Master Virtual Reality. Now, let’s see how to watch various 3D videos such as 3D MKV/FLV/AVI/Blu-ray/DVD with View-Master VR.
View-Master VR is compatible smartphone required (not included): Samsung Galaxy S6/S5/S4, Galaxy Note 4, Motorola Moto X/Droid Turbo, LG G4/G3, HTC One, Nexus 6, iPhone 6s(plus)/6(plus)/5s/5c/5, iOS 8.1 and above.
The 3D formats View-Master VR supports is determined by your smartphone. If your phone can play 3D SBS MKV format video, then you can watch 3D MKV in View-Master VR and vice versa. Generally, 3D SBS MP4 will be the best format for View-Master VR. So, if you have some 3D MKV, 3D FLV, 3D MTS, 3D BD ISO, 3D Blu-ray and want to play these 3D videos in View-Master VR, what can you do? You can convert these unsupported 3D video to 3D SBS MP4 for View-Master VR with a 3D Video Converter.
aPubsoft Blu-ray Ripper will be the best choice for you cause it can make 3D SBS MP4, 3D SBS MKV, etc out of all 2D/3D videos and with built-in video editor, you can edit your 3D videos such as trim video, crop video, split video, merge video, rotate video, eyc for View-Master VR.
Guide: Convert 3D MKV/MTS/FLV/AVI/Blu-ray/DVD for watching with View-Master VR
Step 1. Run aPubsoft Blu-ray Ripper as the best 3D Video Converter on your Windows PC (Mac version). Click “Load Disc” button to load 3D MKV, 3D FLV, 3D AVI, 3D MTS, 2D/3D Blu-ray and DVD movies to the converter. This VR Video Converter supports batch conversion so you can add multiple 2D/3D souce at a time.
Step 2. Tap on “Profile” bar and find “3D Video”, there are a lot of format options for you. “MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video (*.mp4)” is recommended for View-Master VR. You also can choose to convert 2D/3D video to 3D SBS MKV. These output 3D content can be used not only in View-Master VR but also in PSVR, Gear VR, ANTVR, Oculus Rift CV1, HTC Vive, etc.
Tip: For movies in 720p resolution are best for watching in the View-Master VR. So you can open profile settings window, and adjust video size to 1280x720p for View-Master VR.
Step 3. Click “Convert” button to convert 3D MKV/MTS/FLV/AVI/Blu-ray/DVD to 3D SBS video for View-Master VR with best quality.
After the conversion finished, click “Open Folder” button to get the created 3D SBS video. Then, you can transfer your 3D videos to your iPhone or Android phone for preparing to watch 3D videos in View-Master VR.
Transfer your 3D movies to your iPhone:
1. Connect your iPhone to iTunes
2. Select your iPhone and go to “Apps” / “File Sharing” / “Oculus Cinema”
3. Drag and drop any 3D .mp4 file into the list of documents.
Note: DRM-protected movies (e.g. purchased movies from iTunes Store) are not supported.
Transfer your 3D movies to your Android phone
1. Connect your Android phone via USB cable and open Android file transfer
2. Create a folder “VRCinema” on your phone at root level
3. Drag and drop 3D SBS MP4 file into this folder.
Note: DRM-protected movies (e.g. purchased movies from Google Play) are not supported.