Unlike the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive, Daydream provides a "sit down" VR experience as against a roomscale VR experience.
The update comes after a month break that OnePlus developers took after the launch of OxygenOS 4.0.3 to celebrate the festival season in China.
The list of Google's Daydream VR ready smartphones surprisingly includes some models which were launched last year along with some new ones that were announced at the recent CES 2017 in Las Vegas.
Looks like one of Asus' star products may already have been leaked. In a Qualcomm blog accessed by GSMArena (taken down since), the details of the second Tango smartphone have been revealed.
Whether Pixel becomes a bestseller or not, is something time will tell us. The projected numbers by Morgan Stanley of 3 mn Pixel sales by end of 2016 seem like a drop in the ocean when compared to the iPhone sales. But don't forget that Pixel is a first Google made device
according to Clay Bavor, vice president of VR at Google, it is still early days for virtual reality and we are yet to completely exploit it.
In fact, Daydream View would pale compared with Samsung's Gear VR headset were it not for Daydream's controller, a handheld device that responds to gestures and other motion.
The new app joins Street View, CNN VR, Hunters Gate, The Turning Forest, The Guardian VR and Mekorma VR which are already available for download.
Google is hosting a hardware event tonight, 4 October 2016. The event will be held in San Francisco where the company is expected to launch new hardware.
Google’s got a lot in store for us at an event at 9:30 PM tonight, not least of which is the official debut of their Daydream platform.
The buzz around the web now points to Huawei, that is said to be working on a Daydream-capable smartphone and is even going to launch the same this year.
The smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch AMOLED display with a 2560x1440 resolution and a metal finish design that certainly reminds us of the Lenovo Vibe X3