In this article you will learn how to use the Pico VR companion application.
For iOS smartphones, download it from the Apple app store
For Android phones, download it from the Google Play store.
How to create a Pico account:
- Open the Pico VR applications
- Click on Log in. (If you already have an account you can Log in with your details here.)
- To create a new account, click on Sign up at the top of the screen.
- Fill in your Email, Country or region and birthday.
- Now click on Send code at the bottom right. This will send a verification code to your email address.
- Check your emails and copy the verification code into the Pico VR app.
- Accept the terms and conditions and click on Next to complete the Signup process.
How to connect a Pico headset the Pico VR app
To connect your Pico headset to the Pico VR app, you just need to log in with the same account on your Pico headset and in the Companion app. Once you have done this, the VR headset will appear in your account in the PicoVR app.
Pico VR app functions
Check headset status
Im Dashboard der Pico VR app kannst du oben dein Pico headset auswählen. Sobald dies ausgewählt ist, kannst du unterhalb des Produktfotos folgende Infos einsehen:
- Nme of the headset
- Serial number
- Online/Offline status
- Battery status
Watch and download media
In the dashboard you see three options. The first one is Media. When you click on it, you can view all the media stored on your Pico headset. You can also download the content to your phone. Click on Select in the upper right corner and select the media you want to download. Then click on Download to download the media.
Share a web link
If you click on Share a web link you can insert a link. As soon as you click on Share, this link will automatically be opened in the Pico Browser on your headset.
If you click on Wi-Fi connnection, you will see a list of possible Wi-Fi networks to connect with. Choose one and type in the password. Afterwards your Pico headset will automatically connect to that network.
Add a payment method for the Pico store
If you want to buy apps and games in the Pico Store, you need a registered payment method. This cannot be set up directly in the headset. To add a new payment method, click on Menu in the lower right corner. Then click on Payment management and then on Add payment method. You can now choose if you want to pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Once you have successfully added your payment method, you will be able to pay for all the games in the Pico Store.