To be quite honest, my first brush with real virtual reality (VR) was at the Microsoft store at the mall — and I didn't walk out with that device. If you relate, (staying on budget is a serious consideration) then the next best thing is that $30 VR headset you bought online or at a store on a whim.
Don't get me wrong, VR is the bomb — moving around and having full control of your body in an artificial space is a mind-blowing thing. However, your phone does the exact same trick if you use a little more imagination.
From apps to YouTube videos, here are six amazing things you can do with a cheap phone-powered VR headset.