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How do I use LG 360 CAM?

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  • Mobiles Phones, Tablets, Wearables
  • Last Updated 06/15/2016

360 CAM consists of the Shoot key below the lens and the Power/Mode keys on the side of the device.

Long-press the Power key for 1 second to turn on 360 CAM or for 4 seconds to turn it off.

How to connect 360 CAM with your phone

Running the LG Friends Manager app will automatically connect 360 CAM. Select the connected 360 CAM to download and run 360 CAM Manager app. In 360 CAM Manager app, you can use remote photo and video capture, view captured photos and videos, change settings, and view help files.

Using your 360 CAM Manager app to connect with 360 CAM will automatically switch on the Wi-Fi on your phone and connect 360 CAM. Once 360 CAM has been connected to Wi-Fi, you cannot connect to other Wi-Fi; only mobile data can be used.

How to take photos/videos

You can use 360 CAM to take photos and videos in 360° or 180° mode. The 360° mode is used to take photos and videos in spherical form, whereas the 180° mode is used to take them in rectangular form. Try to change the resolution and viewing angle in 360 CAM Manager app.

Taking photos: Press the Shoot key

Taking videos: Long-press the Shoot key

Stopping video capture: Press the Shoot key

Switching between 360° and 180° modes: Press the Power/Mode key

Power Saving Mode

You can use the power saving mode in 360 CAM. Run power saving mode from the device to turn off all functions except Bluetooth and shift to maximum power saving mode. 360 CAM Manager

You can set the time for automatically entering power saving mode within the app.

Using power saving mode: Long-press the power/mode button

Exiting power saving mode: Press the power/mode button or press the capture button

Setting up the Wi-Fi password

When you connect 360 CAM to your phone for the first time, the phone is automatically connected without entering your Wi-Fi password. But if using a phone that has been connected before, you must enter your Wi-Fi password. The initial Wi-Fi password is 00 + the last 6 digits of the serial number. The Wi-Fi password can be changed in the 360 VR Manager app's settings.

Resetting the Wi-Fi

If you cannot change the existing password with a phone that has been connected before, you may reset the Wi-Fi connection to make a Wi-Fi connection. After resetting the Wi-Fi connection, the mobile phone and 360 CAM can be connected without entering a password. Long-press the Power key + Shoot key for 3 seconds to reset the connection.

Forced shutdown

You can force-shutdown 360 CAM when it does not work. Long-press the Power/Mode key for 12 seconds.

Resetting the device

Long-press the Power/Mode key + Shoot key for 8 seconds. Release the keys at the second "beep," and then press the Power/Mode key within 4 seconds.

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