It's easy to get lost in the world of virtual reality because the Gear VR is engineered to feel lighter.
Strap in for the ride While you're journeying through uncharted lands, the strap keeps the Gear VR securely on and the foam cushioning helps prevent too much light from seeping in.
If you want to spend hours with your Gear VR, you can: the Gear VR is engineered with your comfort in mind and is designed to feel comfortable when you’re wearing it.
Use the Gear VR controller as a remote control to navigate your virtual reality with ease or use it as a gamepad complete with trigger to win battles. The controller is designed to be used naturally with one hand.
Press and swipe to
select and navigate
Back Key +
Home Key Press to go back
or to go to Home
Press to raise or
Press to initiate
Explore new dimensions
Whether you and your friends are worlds apart or practically next door neighbors, Oculus Rooms and Parties are a convenient and fun way to spend time together. Put on your Gear VRs and set up an Oculus Room to just hang out, virtually.
With the Gear VR, you'll find it hard to run out of things to do. The range of games, apps, and experimental experiences on the Gear VR means exploring what's available is just part of the journey.
Use the Gear VR Controller to fend off hordes of ghouls in the Old Saloon and compete against other players in multiplayer Quickdraw duels.
Term1nal follows the story of Flynn Lightman, a highly skilled hacker, specialized in remotely controlling androids. Sneak through 12 missions. Outsmart the enemy security. Hack the facility and puzzle your way through over 2 hours of story driven stealth-action gameplay.
Choose between three skill games; Targetpalooza, Catchathon, or the Three Point Contest. Compete by yourself or against your friends with pass and play. The Gear VR Controller puts the ball in your hands.
Want to build a car? A WWII plane? Who doesn’t want to create T-Rex? Each model has been finely crafted so that you can build them up piece by piece in full Virtual Reality. The limit is only your creativity.
Paint in VR with the Gear VR Controller! Use an assortment of brushes to let your creativity flow in a virtual space! The sky is the limit for your imagination as you express yourself in a way never possible before.
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It doesn't matter whether your Galaxy smartphone uses Micro USB or USB Type-C connection. Simply attach the port you need to your Gear VR, and you're all set to head into the world of virtual reality.
When connected to the Galaxy Note8, the Gear VR is your portal to a new world where you can see, share, and do more—like relive moments in 360 degrees captured with the Gear 360 (2017) or travel to the places of your dreams. Break down barriers of your world with the Galaxy Note8, Gear VR, and Gear 360 (2017).
Gyro sensor / Proximity sensor
Galaxy Note8, S8, S8+, S7, S7 edge, Note5, S6 edge+, S6, S6 edge