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Is Oculus VR leaving the Samsung Gear VR behind?

So I decide to look around the "Share" area of the Oculus VR, and wonder why there isn't hardly any apps for the Samsung Gear VR? Is there and app built into the Samsung Gear VR to try outside Apps of the gear? I think it's a waste of money to spend ...

Solved the fogging problem.

Bought a $15 heating pad from the local convenience store. Wrap it and preheat the inside of the gear for 5-10 min before use.Will never have fog again.

im360VR app?

anyone else having trouble downloading and installing this new im360VR app?always comes back here with an error and to 'try again later'

munkondi by Level 3
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Every Unity GearVR build crashes on launch

I have been at this for days. Nothing I do ends up with a successful running build on device. I've tried BlockSplosion and many other clean projects and as soon as my builds startup on device they crash.Unity 4.6.2f1Am I missing something?


I have a 1 week old and a 3 week old and a 1 day old Note 4 that I would like to swap with someone for a Samsung Level OVER Headphones.I am iin Australia but post to america is as simple as anything.The headphones are $450 over here so seeing alot ch...

Note 4 model confusion

I'm a little confused on what phone is available in each region and which is the best to try and get.I know there is two versions of the Note 4. Why manufacturers do this especially when they targeting a major release on a specific model of theirs is...

Samsung.....Get your S**t together!

Do they even realise how amazing the gear VR is? do they realise that even the very idea we can experience a cinema sized screen a home is the killer App? do they realise that everyone that has tried their product has been blown away?Yes?? then why t...

Changed Weight distribution + Charging and Using

Can someone tell me how to post photos please?I made a little modification which has changed the weight distribution I thought I would share. Super easy and super cheap mod.When watching films, no matter how you change the straps, even with extra vel...

Whinge - Hurry up with the paid store

It's been covered before and no one cares, but lets flame a bit about the delay on the international paid app store. Its unacceptable to have the device released internationally and not make the store available in those same markets. I am bored with ...

Viral - Available Now

Hey everyone, We wanted to let you guys know about the full version of Viral now being available on Oculus Home.It's our intention that everyone who initially downloaded the demo "Viral Lite", receives the full game upon release to Oculus Home, regar...

Double fan for Gear VR

Ok so I've been searching all day for the perfect fan and then when i got home i found this stupid little laptop table i got the other day with a double fan with power switch connected to plug with USB.Sitting at home all this time damn it.It is actu...

Gear VR not coming to Canada any time soon :(

Having finally received the needed update on my Note 4, I was really excited that the launch was imminent in Canada, but this post on Reddit by an Oculus employee from 4 days ago says it will not be coming to Canada in the near future.http://www.redd...

jordonp by Level 2
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Us Canadians got Lollipop update! Will it work now?

Someone else already asked but no reply. Can anyone confirm that the gear vr will now work on all Note 4 running lollipop? I have 3 apps that say gear vr is on my phone. Check the attachment for proof. Someone please confirm this means Gear Vr will n...

Horizontal Drift & Vertical Horizon set

The most enjoyable aspect of the Gear VR in our household is currently the Cinema app. Unfortunately there is a drift effect, requiring a manual reset via the home menu. A typical film requires about 20 breaks from immersion to reset the orientation ...

How to create a SBS 3D movie for gear vr?

I ripped an MKV copy of one of my Bluray 3d movies but can't figure out a way to convert it into a SBS format to play back on my GearVR. Anyone have any good ideas? I found a free program called BD3D2MK3D that is supposed to create the SBS format but...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Drifting issues

Hi there, does anyone else seem to be experiencing drifting issues, specifically in Oculus cinema? I've been trying to watch movies in it but the screen seems to drift very slowly on a horizontal axis meaning I have to reorientate the screen every so...

JSAVR by Level 4
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Bandit Six - Performance?

Hi there.Right now, I play Bandit Six a lot. I kind of like it.But since I am unsure about the performance of my Note 4, I am not sure if the "unperfect" behavior of the game is for everyone or if this is a sign of my Note beeing slower than it shoul...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Optimal recording Bit rate for 3D videos

Hi fellas,as you know I've been making quite a few 3D gaming videos specifically for the Gear VR and have always wondered whether I am making the file sizes too high by recording at 1920x1080p with a bitrate of 22.5 MBps for 60 fps playback (that's a...

Cannot get to work at all. SD card file structure???

Hi there, please may I apologise in advance as I am sure that this question has been answered somewhere. I have searched & searched but jut cant seem to find a thread that can answer my questions.I just cannot get mine Samsung VR to work. I am not ev...

manc by Level 2
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360 Videos Request

As per the title, can i request from the devs to include some video functions i.e fast forward, rewind, skip 5 mins, 10 mins etc also include bluetooth pad support for this too.Cheers.

Is it me or?

Is it me the only one here that thinks the gear vr is extremely unconfortable?

CHE by Level 3
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milk 1.29

I understand milk 1.29 is supposed to work with our sd cards now...My questions is do the downloaded videos automatically save to our sd car?Is there a setting to make that happen?Or do we have to download the video, move the file to a folder in the ...