1. yzf600Rider's Avatar
    Ok so im new im from Chambersburg, pa and i dont know anyone who has any type of vr. I have bought a samsung vr unit and dont know if its compatible with my phone. I need help in finding the right app of process. I also cant connect my phone for some reason using a mhl cable. Also if anyome near has a rift PLEASE I WANT TO TRY!
    07-22-2016 03:00 PM
  2. pkcable's Avatar
    First off welcome Rider! Unfortunately I don't believe that the GearVR is compatible for the Samsung J7. The GearVR only supports a VERY limited set of Samsung phones....

    S7, S7 Edge, Note 5, S6, and S6 Edge, THAT is it!

    Samsung Gear VR - The Official Samsung Galaxy Site
    07-22-2016 04:53 PM
  3. yzf600Rider's Avatar
    Well thanks pk atleast i know and knowing is half the battle lol
    07-23-2016 07:46 AM
  4. pkcable's Avatar
    You could get a regular Google Cardboard headset for around 20-30 dollars and your phone should work with that.
    07-23-2016 03:51 PM
  5. yzf600Rider's Avatar
    Hows the experience though?
    08-07-2016 08:26 AM
  6. pkcable's Avatar
    Hows the experience though?
    Not the same, BUT it gives you a taste of VR. But perhaps this is incentive to save up for an S6 or other compatible phone? (Don't think about the Note 7 because you'll need a different GearVR a newer model IS coming out to support that phone, but the model you have does not, it JUST supports the limited list I posted)
    08-12-2016 10:28 AM

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