Gear VR: How to view your surroundings

Last modified : Dec 15. 2017

Gear VR 


To view the external surroundings while wearing the Gear VR follow the steps below.


Step 1:  Access the Universal Menu by pressing and holding the Back button at the side of the Gear VR.




Step 2: On the menu screen select Passthrough Camera by tapping on the touchpad on the Gear VR.




Depending on the phone used with the Gear VR, the layout for setting may differ to the image above.


Step 3: Simply push the back button again to go back.



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