It’s no secret that GoPro needs to make a splash on its next action camera release. The bottom of its pricing has completely fallen out as the popular electronics maker has reduced the size of its lineup by 50%. While it does have a new quadcopter in the works, GoPro is currently focusing on another area of interest for its cameras: virtual reality.

After first teasing a new VR rig in February, we’re now getting our first in-depth look at the Omni spherical array. It is designed for six HERO4 Black Action Cameras with “pixel-level synchronization” across each device. Whoa. The question is, do we need it?

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