Gear VR - How do I switch the device holder on my Gear VR with controller (SM-R325)?
The USB Type-C device holder is attached to the Gear VR by default. If your mobile device's multipurpose jack is USB Type-C, you can connect the mobile device to the Gear VR. If your mobile device's multipurpose jack is Micro USB, replace the device holder with the Micro USB device holder before connecting your mobile device to the Gear VR.
Note: The provided information refers to Gear VR sold in Canada. The available settings and options may differ for devices sold in other countries.
Presentation of the device holder
Note: The device holder can be switched to allow USB-C and Micro USB compatible smartphones to be used with the Gear VR.
Important: The USB Type-C device holder is attached to the Gear VR by default.
Switching the device holder
Follow the steps below to switch out the device holder:
Note: Be careful not to break the connector base while trying to remove the device holder.
Note: Do not slide the device holder into the holder slot while the lock switch is in the locked position. This may damage the lock switch’s latch.
Important: Make sure to lock the device holder by sliding the lock switch to the locked position. If not, the phone may accidentally separate from the Gear VR and get damaged.
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