Gear VR - How do I remove my Samsung smartphone from my Gear VR with controller (SM-R325)?

Last Update Date : May 10. 2018

Gear VR

Though taking your phone out of the Gear VR is pretty straightforward, it's good to make sure you're doing things the right way to avoid possibly damaging your stuff.

Note: The provided information refers to Gear VR sold in Canada. The available settings and options may differ for devices sold in other countries.

Removing your phone from the Gear VR headset

1 Gently pull the device holder at the top of the phone outward (1).
Gear VR - How do I remove my Samsung smartphone from my Gear VR with controller (SM-R325)?
2 Carefully slide the phone out at an angle (2).

Replacing the front cover

Note: Replace the front cover when you finish using your Gear VR to prevent damages to the lense.

1 Pull both Device holders into the open position.
2 Connect the left side of the front cover with the Left Device holder.

Note: Make sure to hold the front cover at an angle.

3 Gently push down on the front cover until the Right Device holder locks into place.

Note: Do not forcefully insert the front cover. Doing so may cause damage.

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