Gear VR: About the Touchpad

Last Update date : 2017.03.13


* Please note, this section is designed to give you basic product troubleshooting information, also refer to your user manual for more information.



The touch pad is located on the right side of the Gear VR.


Use the touchpad to select items or to control the Gear VR.


Note: When you are not wearing the Gear VR, the touch pad does not work.


Here are the different ways to use the touch pad:


■ Tapping


To select a menu item, tap the touch pad with a finger.





■ Swiping


To move to the next item, swipe forwards across the touch pad.





To move to the previous item, swipe backwards across the touch pad.





To move to the next item, swipe downwards across the touch pad.





To move to the previous item, swipe upwards across the touch pad.





Note: Some apps may not support upwards or downwards swiping actions.




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