Gear VR: The Oculus Home screen

Last Update date : 2017.10.04

Gear VR


The Oculus Home screen is the starting point for accessing Apps, files, features, and connecting others. Anytime the Gear VR application restarts, you are prompted to read the displayed Health and Safety information and tap the touchpad to accept the terms before proceeding.



From the Home screen, user can navigate to any of the features below:

·     STORE store screen : Provides access to VR applications. Swipe through to view the available downloads.

·     HOME home screen : Provides access to the main home screen.

·     LIBRARY library screen : Provides access to all currently installed VR content and applications.

      Swipe through your available selections and tap the touchpad to activate an app.



Additional options available on this screen are: 


·         Samsung Gear VR: Provides access to VR-related applications

·         Tutorial: Provides an on-screen tutorial on device use

·         Recent: Displays a list of recently used apps

·         Available Apps: Displays available and recommended applications

·         Friends/ Requests: Provide an area to track user’s current friends and pending requests


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