Pairing the Gear 360 to Your Mobile Device
The Gear 360 is an amazing device by itself! Pair it with a mobile device to unlock even more functions.
Pairing to Your Mobile Device
Before pairing the Gear 360 to your mobile device, make sure you have the new Gear 360 app installed. If you do not have the app installed, learn more about Installing the Gear 360 App.
With the Gear 360 powered on, press and hold Menu to enter the pairing mode.
Press OK when Connect to Android appears on the camera status screen.
If you have an iPhone, press Menu. When Connect to iOS appears on the screen, press OK.
On your mobile device, navigate to Apps > Samsung Gear 360.
Touch CONNECT TO GEAR 360.
Touch ALLOW for the permissions.
You will be prompted to turn on Bluetooth if it is off. Touch OK.
Discovered Gear 360s will be listed at the top of the screen. Touch your Gear 360.
Compare the passkey on your mobile device and the Gear 360. If they match, touch OK.
Review and agree to the End User License Agreement and Use of Wi-Fi Networks and then touch NEXT.
A small introduction to the Gear 360 will be displayed. Touch Next to continue or SKIP to skip the introduction.
Now your mobile device is paired to the Gear 360. If both devices are powered on and they are in proximity of each other, they will connect automatically.
Is your mobile device not connecting to the Gear 360?
Learn more about Connecting and Disconnecting the Gear 360 to Your Mobile Device.
Gear 360 App Overview
Before you head out to take photos or videos, take a moment to familiarize yourself with the Gear 360 App.
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