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Installing APK files on the headset

You can install VR apps and Android™ mobile apps on VIVE Focus 3 using APK files.
Note: Apps installed using APK files may not run properly if they are not compatible with VIVE Focus 3.

Here's how to install an APK file:

  1. Transfer the file to the headset through one of the following methods:
    Method Steps
    Storage card
    1. Copy the APK file to a storage card.
    2. Insert the storage card into the headset. See Inserting a storage card.
    External USB storage device
    1. Copy the APK file to an external storage device.
    2. Connect the external storage device via the USB port on the right side of the headset.
    Transfer to internal storage
    1. Connect the headset to your computer using the USB Type-C port on the right side of the headset.

      The Choose USB mode dialog box will then appear in the headset.

    2. Select File transfer.
    3. In your computer, open a file management app such as File Explorer and navigate to VIVE Focus 3.
    4. Click Internal shared storage.
    5. Copy the APK file to the Download folder.
  2. In the headset, go to Settings > Advanced.
  3. Turn on Install unknown apps.
  4. Select Storage > File browser.
  5. Navigate to the folder that contains the APK file.
  6. Select the APK file to install it.

After installing an APK file, the app will appear in the Library. You can use the filter to find it more quickly. For details, see Launching and closing apps.

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