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How to use the Skyworth S801 without a controller?

In this article you will learn how to use the Skyworth S801 without a controller.

What is needed:

  • Skyworth S801 Headset

How to use the Skyworth S801 without a controller

To use the Skyworth S801 without a controller you have to use the buttons on the headset. 

Powering On/Off: To turn on the headset, press the power key located in the middle of the bottom side of the device. To turn it off, press and hold the same button until the device powers off.

Adjusting Volume: The volume key is located on the right side of the bottom of the headset. Use the “+” and “-” keys to adjust the volume to your desired level.

Navigation: There are three keys on the right side of the headset. The top key is the Back key, the middle key is the confirm key and the bottom key is the menu key.

Accessing the Menu: Press the bottom key to access the menu. Additionally it can be used to recenter your headset. Put on the headset and look in the direction and angle you would like to use as the new center of your VR experience.

When facing your desired new center press and hold the Home key found on the right side of the headset for more than 1 second

Selecting a button or icon: Use the large middle key to select an application or confirm an action. A small circle will appear stationary in the center of your vision, which acts as your mouse pointer.

Going Back: To go back, simply press the top key, which has a small dot in the center of the key.

Scrolling: To scroll down on a page, press the confirm key and look up. To scroll up, press the confirm key and look down.

By following these steps, you should be able to navigate and use the Skyworth S801 without a controller.

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