Is this the Samsung Gear VR Headset?

Previous rumors suggest that Samsung is working on its own Virtual Reality headset. Well, given that VR is catching up and that Samsung offers a product in just about every field out there, this shouldn't come as a big surprise to anybody. The rumored VR headset from team Samsung is allegedly called the Samsung Gear VR.

SamMobile has published a render that allegedly belongs to the so-called Gear VR. The report also says that Samsung will officially announce their virtual reality headset at IFA 2014, which is usually held in the first week of September.

Not much else is known about Gear VR at the moment, except that it won't be a standalone device and will require to be plugged into a compatible Samsung Galaxy device.