Walkthrough for Watch 3D Contents on Gear VR

Needed - Walkthrough for how to watch 3D movies on Gear VR? This guide will show you how to convert 3D Movies to Gear VR compatible formats so you can watch movies in Oculus Cinema with 3D effect. 



The Samsung Gear VR has plenty of potential, but it is limited by a sparse content store out of the box. The positive is that Samsung and Oculus have made it easy to import and watch your own movies (even 3D) in virtual cinema mode. So how do we accomplish playing 3D content for watch on gear VR? Fortunately, there is an easy way to fix this issue. Let's find it out here.

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Samsung Gear VR by default supports most common file formats including MKV, MP4, AVI, and FLV. When it comes to playing 3D videos, Samsung Gear VR requires either side-by-side or top-to-bottom (top down), but most Blu-rays are in the "frame packed" format. So the workaround is to download a 3D Blu-ray ripping program that can convert a frame packed Blu-ray to 3D SBS MP4/MKV files with Samsung Gear VR supported formats
  
To get the work done, one easy-to-use Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate that supports handling 3D Blu-ray/DVD disc is necessary. Read the review

With this all-in-one 3D Video Converter Ultimate for Gear VR, you can easily convert 3D Blu-ray movie no matter from Blu-ray disc, Blu-ray movie folder, DVD disc, MKV, AVI, VOB, WMV, Tivo, MPG, FLV/F4V files and export Anaglyph, Top-Bottom, Side-by-Side 3D video supported by Samsung Gear VR unit/Oculus Cinema with the best quality easily.  If you are a Mac user, then Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac is your first choose. Now, download this professional App and follow below guide to learn How to Convert 3D movies to SBS MP4/MKV for Samsung Gear VR. 

Step-by-step: How to Watch 3D Content on Samsung Gear VR ?

Step 1: Insert your 3D/2D Blu-ray or standard DVD movie to disc drive, and click "Load from disc" button to load Blu-ray or DVD from ROM. For video file, click the "Add video" button, browse to computer hard drive and import video into this app. 



Step 2: Tap on "Format" bar and find "3D Video", there are a lot of format options for you. "MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video (*.mp4)" is recommended for Samsung Gear VR. (Read the differences Between Anaglyph 3D and Side-by-Side 3D)


  
Step 3: Click the “Settings” icon and you will go into a new interface named “Profile Settings”. You can adjust codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel or 3D Depth in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.

Step 4: Click "Convert" button, video to SBS 3D MP4 conversion begins. After the conversion, place your video files into the folder named "My Videos" on your MicroSD card for Samsung devices. Now, transfer 3D video files and you are ready to watch 3D videos on Samsung Gear VR. 

Additional Tips: How to add and view SBS 3D video files on your Gear VR

1. On your MicroSD card file directory, navigate to Oculus > Movies > Your Movies.
2. Create a new folder within “Your Movies” and label it “3D”.
3. Import or move your SBS 3D videos into your newly created “3D” folder.

Once you have created your 3D content folder and imported compatible video files, insert your MicroSD card into your Galaxy Note 4 (if it isn’t already), slide the phone in your Gear VR, and put the virtual reality headset on your head. Then:
1. Navigate to Oculus Cinema from the main menu.
2. Navigate to “My Videos” from the Oculus Cinema content library menu.
3. Select the 3D video you wish to view (if you followed the above steps it should have a “3D” label in the upper righthand corner).
4. Choose the cinema mode to begin playback.
5. Enjoy.

Now, Simply select one of your files and enjoy your 3D content in full immersion with Samsung Gear VR! 

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