Gear VR - How do I view notifications on my Gear VR with controller (SM-R325)?

Last Update Date : May 11. 2018


The Gear VR can take you to completely different worlds, but you may want to stay connected to this one. If notifications are enabled, a pop-up will appear on the screen no matter what world you're in.

Important: To reply to a notification or view more details, you will need to disconnect your device from 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.

View All Notifications

1 When a notification pops up, open the Universal menu by pressing and holding Back on the side of the Gear VR or on the controller.
2 Select Notifications.
Gear VR - How do I view notifications on my Gear VR with controller (SM-R325)?
3 Your notifications will be listed here. If the message is cut off and you want to view the full message, move the pointer over the notification.
4 Select View.
Gear VR - How do I view notifications on my Gear VR with controller (SM-R325)?
5 When you're done viewing the message, select Close. Select Clear to delete the notification. Select Clear All to delete all of your notifications.

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