While playing the favorite games on the Gear VR and come to the final stage, then, of course, you want to record your Gear VR gameplay. If you are here, you must be searching for the way to Gear VR screen recording. That’s oblivious everyone wants to capture his/her best flashes. Like modern smartphones, recording and sharing your Gear VR gameplay is now much easier than you think. If you are excited to record gameplay video from Samsung Gear VR, then here’s the right procedure to do it.
Currently, Gear VR is the amazing thing that people uses in their life to enjoy the new ultimate virtual reality world. Sometimes you don’t want to leave that beautiful world, and you cannot repeat some incredible moments. Hence, there is only ways to see that flashes again-n-again is to screen capture and screen recording the Gear VR gameplay. Now, you don’t need to use third-party apps to screen record on Gear VR. The new Oculus update allows users to record videos and take screenshots natively on Android 5.0 and later version devices. Let me show you how to record gameplay video from Gear VR.
How to Record Gameplay Video from Gear VR
The old days are gone when you had to download a screen capture and buy any Gear VR accessories to record virtual reality video. With the advancement and improvement in the Gear VR and smartphone technology, you do not need to do many struggles to screen capture and record Gear VR gameplay. All you need is a smartphone, Gear VR and the app or game you wish to record screen or video. Let’s show you simple steps to record Gear VR gameplay.
Step #1. First off, Press and hold the back button to open the Oculus menu.
Step #2. Now, Just look left and select Capture.
Step #3. Next, Select Video, and then you will have to select recording using the touchpad. It will show you the app you started up, and you will see a small red dot on the upper right corner of the screen.
Step #4. Go ahead and play your favorite game as long as you want while the recording is continuing. If you want to stop the recording, press and hold the back button again.
Now your recorded Gear VR gameplay saved in the Oculus folder on your Android or iPhone. From here, you can share the recording with your friends and your friends will be able to watch the video in 1024 x 1024 resolution.
How to Take a Screenshot in Gear VR
Well, recording Gear VR video is much better than taking screenshots. But, sometimes you just want to screen capture Gear VR gameplay. In order to take a screenshot on Gear VR, just follow this simple step.
Step #1. Press and hold the back button to reach the Oculus menu.
Step #2. Now, Look left and select Capture using a touchpad.
Step #3. Next, Select Screenshot.
Step #4. Finally, wait for Gear VR to take a screenshot. It will jump to the app or game that you have open. You will be able to see the small red dot at the upper right corner of the screen for a few seconds before the Gear VR take a screenshot. Then you will hear a shutter sound when the Gear VR captures a screen. Later, you can see that screenshot in your photo gallery on your iPhone or Android device.
This is how you can easily capture screen and video of your favorite Gear VR gameplay moments. Do you think this feature cool on Gear VR? Is it really adventurous to capture and share Gear VR gameplay videos? If you have any questions regarding the Gear VR, let us know in the comments or connect with us on Facebook,Twitter, and Google Plus.