Gear VR: How to use Oculus Video

Last modified : Aug 24. 2018
Gear VR

The official video app from Oculus is your personal movie theater in VR. Watch trailers, movies, or your own videos in a completely new and immersive way.


Follow the steps below to get started:

1 From the Oculus Home screen, navigate to Library > Oculus Video. If Oculus Video is not in your Library, head over to the Store to download and install it.
2 Use the menu on your left to view the available videos
  • New Videos: Stay up to date with the latest 360 videos.
  • Top Picks: The hottest 360 videos just for you.
  • Movies: Watch top blockbusters in 3D from the comfort of your home.
  • My Videos: Immerse yourself in videos stored on your mobile device. You can also view videos that you record here.
3 Swipe to the left or right on the touchpad to move to the previous/next page and select the video you want to watch.

Video Controls

To display the Video Controls, touch the touchpad or press the controller trigger while watching a video. It will also display a description of the video.


The following settings are available:


  • Play/Pause: Resumes/Pauses the video.
  • Rewind: Move to a previous point in the video.
  • Fast Forward: Move to a later point in the video.
  • Back: Close the video and go back to Oculus Video.

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