Gear VR with Controller
Transform virtual reality with a new handheld controller.
Explore thousands of exciting 360° experiences.
Oculus App store
Explore virtual worlds and travel the globe with Gear VR. With your phone in the headset, sit front row at the biggest events, paint in VR or just hang out with friends. And the intuitive handheld controller gives you new ways to go deeper into games and other experiences. Anything’s possible in virtual reality.1
Connect with your friends and their stories in VR. Watch 360° video captured with the Samsung Gear 360 camera, hang out with friends in Oculus Rooms or browse over a million 360° videos on Facebook 360.
Use the included Gear VR controller to navigate experiences or play games. With a trigger, touchpad, back and volume keys, you’ve got everything you need to control the action from one hand.
Powered by Oculus
Oculus, the leader in virtual reality, brings you the latest games, blockbuster movies, as well as Netflix and Hulu shows on your Gear VR. There’s more every day in the Oculus Store.
You’ve never gamed like this before. Use the handheld controller to steer VR Karts, pilot your ship in the critically-acclaimed End Space or go head-to-head with friends in multiplayer mode. There are over 600 titles to discover.
Made for Galaxy
Place your Galaxy phone into the Gear VR headset to instantly go anywhere. Gear VR is compatible with a range of Galaxy devices.2
Android Lollipop 5.0 or later
Galaxy S7 edge
Galaxy S6 edge
Galaxy S6 edge+
Phone Connection : USB Type-C & micro USB
Additional USB Port : USB Type-C for power connection, OTG USB Memory, 3rd-party controller
Bluetooth v4.2 BLE
Fun & Entertainment
Services and Applications
Oculus App store
Accelerometer, Gyro Sensor, Proximity Sensor
18 User Reviews
"my phone barley fits with ghost armor on it suggestion would be that since you have a power plug adapter for it to be used with micro USB and also type c USB plugs i think the adapter plug should be m..."
AntonioCm1987 October 05, 2017
"I like sitting on my swivel stool, so I can turn 360 degrees. And play the horror games!"
Badbert May 06, 2018
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1 Gear VR not for children under 13. Read included health and safety warnings before use and see oculus.com/warnings.
2 Compatible with the following Samsung Galaxy USB Type-C models: Note8, Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+; and Micro USB models: Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy Note5, Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge and Galaxy S6 edge+. Galaxy smartphone sold separately. Requires Oculus app download and account.