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Reset the Gear IconX (2018) Earbuds

Sometimes you just need a do-over. It’s OK, we’ll give you a mulligan. Learn how to restore your Gear IconX earbuds to the factory default settings and delete all stored music files.

Reset the Gear IconX Earbuds Using the Samsung Gear App

Here’s one way you can get a fresh start. Follow these steps to reset using the Samsung Gear app:

  1. Navigate to Samsung Gear > SETTINGS > About Gear.

  2. Touch Reset Gear.

  3. Touch RESET GEAR. Your Gear IconX earbuds will be turned off.

Reset the Gear IconX Earbuds Using the Reset Button

Did you know there is a secret reset button built into your Gear IconX earbuds? Well, we guess it’s not a secret anymore. Learn how to use it right here.

  1. Remove the wing tip from the Gear IconX earbud and then use a paper clip to press and hold the Reset button for more than seven seconds. The Gear IconX earbud will turn off.

  2. Use the paper clip again to press and hold the Reset button for more than three seconds.   

  3. Follow the same steps for the other Gear IconX earbud.

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