You can now watch Plex in VR with Google Daydream

Media streaming giant Plex has launched Plex VR, a standalone Android application that lets you view VR content saved on your home server on any VR headset that’s compliant with Google’s Daydream platform.

Plex VR bundles a slew of neat features, including a co-watching room, where you can invite up to three friends to tune into a show with you in a movie-friendly environment (a drive-in cinema or an apartment) – provided at least one person has a Plex Pass subscription.

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In addition to accessing whatever’s stored on your server, Plex VR also supports local media playback. That means you’ll be able to fire up the application to access any immersive (180- or 360-degree) content saved locally on your Android smartphone.

Here’s Plex VR in action:

The application, which was built in partnership with esteemed VR developer Alex Keybl, is available to download from the Play Store right now. It’s free to use, though some features – like co-watching – are exclusive to customers with a Plex Pass.

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