Gear S: Hi Gear Command

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018

"Hi Gear" Command

“Hi Gear” command is only supported when S Voice is launched , also it’s recognized only on state when screen is turned on to reduce the battery consumption.

NOTE: Please check whether you launched the S voice application.

Standby Mode

If S Voice is not used for a certain period, it automatically switches to standby mode.

• To wake up S Voice in standby mode, tap the microphone icon or say “Hi Gear” to the device to resume voice recognition.

• When S Voice is launched, the device starts voice recognition and the microphone icon turns red.

• Once you activate S Voice, you can wake up the Gear from any screen when you say “Hi Gear.


• Speak clearly.

• Speak in quiet places.

• Do not use offensive or slang words.

• Avoid speaking in dialectal accents.

The Gear may not recognize your commands or may perform unwanted commands depending on your surroundings or how you speak.

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