Samsung Gear VR Commercial – ‘Ostrich’ Virtual Reality Flight Simulator

Samsung Advert Music 2017 – Video, song and singer details to Samsung Mobile’s new ‘Ostrich – Do What You Can’t’ Virtual Reality YouTube and TV commercial. #DoWhatYouCant

Musician/Singer: Elton John.

Song Title: Rocket Man (I Think It’s Going To Be A Long Long Time).

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In a very clever way of promoting their mobile Gear VR headset technology and compatible phones, this latest Samsung TV advert shows viewers how to ‘Do What You Cant’.

The film sees an Ostrich, famous for being a flightless bird, slip on a virtual reality headset to unexpectedly experience a VR flight simulator.


The song playing in this commercial is Elton John’s 1972 hit single ‘Rocket Man’, or to give the track its full title, ‘Rocket Man (I Think It’s Going To Be A Long Long Time)’.

Samsung Mobile uploaded the above ‘Ostrich’ video to their YouTube channel on the 29th of March, 2017.

The 1:49 ad has already been viewed more than 6 million times.

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