How do I connect the Samsung Gear 360 (2017) and mobile device via Wi-Fi Direct?

Last Update date : 2017.10.18

When the Gear 360 and your mobile device are remotely connected via Wi-Fi Direct,
can record videos and take photos from the mobile device. You can also view the videos
and images
captured by the Gear 360 on the mobile device.


Connecting Samsung Gear 360 2017 and mobile device via Wi-Fi Direct

 >Launch the Samsung Gear 360 app on your mobile device, and then tap 360 Camera to

activate the remote viewfinder.

>Or, tap 360 Gallery to access the videos and images saved in the Gear 360.


Your mobile device’s Wi-Fi feature will be activated automatically and the Gear 360 is connected
with your mobile device via Wi-Fi Direct.


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Reminders for using Wi-Fi
•Ensure that your Samsung Gear 360 and the other Bluetooth device are within the Bluetooth
connection range (5 m).The distance may vary depending on the environment the devices are used in.

•Ensure that there are no obstacles between the Samsung Gear 360 and a connected

device, including human bodies, walls, corners, or fences.

•If a mobile device connects to the Samsung Gear 360 via Wi-Fi Direct while it is connected
to a Wi-Fi network, the mobile
device’s screen may flicker due to the limited capability of

the Wi-Fi network.

•Using a mobile device near other devices which are connected to the Wi-Fi network may

affect the signal strength and cause the screen to flicker.

•The transfer time may take longer depending on the Wi-Fi connection status and file size.

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