Save £66 on the Ricoh Theta S 360 and get started with VR video

Amazon has knocked a tasty £66 off the price of the Ricoh Theta S 360 VR camera for Black Friday 2017, making now the perfect time to get into VR video.

VR headsets are all the rage now, whether that’s simply using a Google Cardboard or something fancier like a Samsung Gear VR or Oculus Rift. But they’re not just about viewing other people’s content. There’s not been a better time to start capturing your own VR video and images using a great range of consumer-ready VR 360-degree cameras. One favourite of ours is the Ricoh Theta S 360.

It’s the third generation of Ricoh’s consumer VR cameras, meaning the company has plenty of time to get it right. No wonder it got 8/10 in our review.

Buy now: Ricoh Theta S 360 at Amazon for £222.99, saving £66

The Theta S 360 has a pair of F/2.0 lenses, meaning it can capture a full 360-degree view of the world around you. It makes for a far more immersive experience and a great companion for a holiday. The Theta S works with a companion app, which you can then pop into a Google Cardboard or other headset to view back your footage in 360-degrees.

You can also upload your footage straight to Facebook, where it’ll be instantly recognised as VR content, so anyone watching back can pan around to really take in the scenes.

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There’s 8GB of internal storage, good enough for about 25 minutes of 1080p video, so no need to faff about buying a separate memory card. Just charge it up and get on shooting.

At £222.99, this is the lowest price Amazon has ever sold the Ricoh Theta S 360, so you’re picking up a genuine bargain.

Buy now: Ricoh Theta S 360 at Amazon for £222.99, saving £66

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