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Gear VR Design Specs


Gear VR front view
Orchid Gray
Gear VR Controller front view

& Weight

Gear VR
Illustration of Gear VR front view and side view
Dimensions : 207.1 x 120.7 x 98.6 mm
Weight : 345 g
207.1 mm 98.6 mm 120.7 mm
Illustration of Gear VR Controller front view and side view
Dimensions : 48.1 x 38.2 x 108.1 mm
Weight : 64.3 g (including battery and strap)
48.1 mm 108.1 mm 38.2 mm

Gear VR

Gear VR Feature Specs


  • Lens (Field of view (FOV) / Interpupilary distance (IPD) / Eye relief) 101˚ / 62mm (fixed) / 10mm
  • Sensor Gyro sensor / Proximity sensor


  • Phone Connection USB Type-C & Micro USB
  • Compatible models Galaxy Note9*, S9, S9+, Note8, S8, S8+, S7, S7 edge, Note5, S6 edge+, S6, S6 edge, A8 Star, A8, A8+
    *Galaxy Note9 is compatible with Gear VR model number SM-R325NZVC*** only.
  • Additional USB Port USB Type-C for power connection, OTG USB memory, 3rd-party controller


Illustration of Gear VR side view with the names of external keys
Home Key Back Key Touchpad


Gear VR Controller Specs


  • Sensor Gyro sensor / Accelerometer / Magnetic (sampling Rate : 208Hz)
  • Indicator 3-color LED * 1ea
  • Battery AAA battery * 2ea (1000mAh, up to 40 days when used on average 2 hours a day)


  • Bluetooth BT 4.2 BLE private profile
  • Compatible OS Android Lollipop 5.0 or later


Illustration of Gear VR Controller front view with the names of external keys
Trigger Back Key Touchpad Home Key Volume Keys

In the box

Gear VR In the Box

Gear VR
with Controller

Gear VR (USB Type-C device Holder, Controller Holder included)
Gear VR Controller (2xAAA batteries, Wrist strap included)
Micro USB device Holder
Gear VR

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