Gear IconX: How do I use the touchpad of my Gear IconX (SM-R150)?

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018


Play, pause, skip to the next track, control volume or answer a call with easy touch controls.

Caution: To avoid hurting your ears, do not apply excessive pressure to the touchpad with your fingertips. To avoid damaging the touchpad, do not tap it with anything sharp.

Note: The provided information refers to the accessories sold in Canada. The available settings and options may differ from accessories sold in other countries.


Tap 1

Tap the touchpad with your finger to play or pause music.


Tap 2

Double-tap the touchpad to skip to the next song during music playback, or to answer or end a call. During a call, double-tap the touchpad to answer a second call or to switch between the current call and the held call.

Tap three times

Tap 3

Tap the touchpad three times to skip to the previous song during music playback.

Touch and hold


Touch and hold the touchpad for more than two seconds to hear the readout menus, reject a call, or turn off the microphone during a call. When you have a call placed on hold, touch and hold the touchpad for more than two seconds to end the current call and retrieve the held call.

Note: After accessing the readout menus, release the touchpad when you hear a desired menu to select it.

Swipe up/down


Drag your finger upwards or downwards on the touchpad to adjust the volume.

Note: The direction in which you wear the earbuds will affect the direction of your drag on the touchpad. Wear the earbuds correctly.

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