VRFocus - Following a number of rumours that today might finally be the day that Samsung launches the Gear VR smartphone-based virtual reality (VR) head-mounted display (HMD), the company has effectively confirmed it. The Gear VR can now be ordered from Samsung's official online store at a price of $199.99 USD. This applies to the USA only at this point in time, with now word on launch dates in other countries just yet. No information on expected delivery times is available on the site right now. There's also no sign of the $249.99 bundle that features a Bluetooth controller.