Tag Archive: Gear


Practical Gear Gift Guide

Practical gifts may not be on your loved one’s wishlist, but they’ll thank you later when they realize how much hassle you’ve saved them from dealing with. Cable management sleeves, velcro ties, device stands… anyway you give it, organization is a gift.

Elevation Lab’s The Anchor under desk headphone mount If space on top of your desk is at a premium, maybe the underside needs to pick up the slack. This  [Read More…]

Everything you need to know about PhoneCast for Gear VR

PhoneCast VR lets you watch movies from your favorite media apps while using Gear VR.

Samsung’s Gear VR can take you on adventures, but sometimes all you want to do is settle in and watch a good movie. It used to be that you could only watch movies and videos through specific apps, but now that list has grown much, much, larger. Samsung PhoneCast VR is a new app that lets you watch movies from your favorite  [Read More…]

The Best Sideload VR apps for Gear VR

Sideload VR offers apps and games not available through the Play Store.

If you’ve spent much time away from the Play Store looking for apps and games to play, then chances are you’ve already heard of Sideload VR. This app not only lets you load and play 3rd party applications, but it also has a small store of apps and games for you to check out. We spent some time finding the best of the best, and  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear Fit 2 update brings continuous heart rate monitoring

The latest software update for the Gear Fit 2 introduces continuous heart rate monitoring, new watch faces, and apps.

At IFA this past August, Samsung showed off a trio of new fitness wearables, one of which was the Gear Fit 2 Pro. The Gear Fit 2 Pro is a slightly upgraded version of the Gear Fit 2 that was released last summer, but thanks to a new software update, last year’s hardware is getting one of the Pro’s biggest  [Read More…]

Best accessories for Samsung Gear VR

What are the best accessories for Gear VR?

The Samsung Gear VR is a fantastic entry point for anyone interested in virtual reality. There are a ton of great experiences awaiting discovery, and it’s one of the most affordable headsets out there. To help make your time with Gear VR even more memorable, let’s take a look at some of the best accessories available now.

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Gear Up: Kenu car docks and mounts

For those of you looking to purchase a new car mount for your phone, you might want to check out Kenu and its latest products. With four new models to choose from, there’s surely something for your needs. First up are the new Airframe Magnetic and Airframe Pro.  Priced $ 24.95 and $ 29.95, respectively, they are designed to clip […]

Best Bands for the Samsung Gear Fit 2

Update the look of your Gear Fit 2 with these stylish band options!

The Samsung Gear Fit 2 is a pretty good fitness band that includes a feature typically found on smartwatches: the ability to swap out the 22mm bands for other colors or styles.

If you prefer to wear yours 24/7, having a couple extra bands can help you accessorize your Gear Fit 2, whether you’re attending a formal affair or just like to spice things  [Read More…]

Chromecast Ultra is the best Chromecast to use with Gear VR

The Chromecast Ultra delivers the absolute best casting experience.

With the Chromecast update that started rolling out back in July, Samsung made it easier than ever to show off gameplay on your Gear VR to friends. Of course, you’ve got three different options when it comes to Chromecast and picking the best one for the job doesn’t have to be difficult. Chromecast Ultra delivers a superior experience, and we’ve got the details on why!

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Best Samsung Gear VR games with controller support

What Gear VR games need a controller?

Samsung built the Gear VR so it didn’t have to rely on a separate controller, and most of the time that is awesome. The touch panel on the side of the headset lets you move around quickly and swipe to perform many different actions in apps and games, and it’s a lot of fun. Sometimes, either because you don’t want a single arm getting tired from playing for an extended  [Read More…]

Samsung Gear Sport vs. Gear S3: What’s the difference?

The wearable landscape is heading toward fitness, and there are plenty of choices.

Samsung offers a nice three-pronged approach to wearables, starting at the bottom with the fitness-driven Gear Fit 2 Pro, notching up to the fence-sitting Gear Sport and impressing at the top with the all-around performer Gear S3. For someone who wants comprehensive fitness tracking but also a bigger screen that can handle more traditional smartwatch functions, they will instantly narrow down to just the  [Read More…]