Gear™ 2 Neo: Waking up

Last Update Date : Apr 09. 2018

Gear™ 2 Neo Wake-Up

Once your Samsung Gear™ 2 goes to sleep, you can turn it back on or wake up the device by pressing the Power key, located on the front of the device.

With the Wake-up gesture turned on, you can wake up the device by raising your arm. You can also shake your arm to wake up the device. You can set your Gear 2 to display the Clock screen or the last viewed screen.

Note: The device may not wake up if you are leaning back or lying down.


 To turn on the Wake-up gesture, from the Home screen of the mobile device, touch Apps 2 > Gear Manager2 > Settings 2 > Wake-up gesture. Touch the slider 2 to turn Wake-up gesture on 3 .

To choose which screen is shown on wake-up, touch Select screen shown. You can set your Gear 2 to display the Clock screen or the Last viewed screen.

Note: Turning this feature on will consume battery power, as it is constantly using the motion sensor to detect movement.

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