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System Updates for SKYWORTH VR Headset

This page is dedicated to the system upgrade logs for SKYWORTH VR HEADSET. You can download the installers here and follow the System Upgrade Instructions to install the update.


May 11, 2010 

It’s recommended that all users make the upgrade to the latest version with the SKYWORTH VR headset, both V901 and S1. 

If you have any problems using SKYWORTH VR Headset, please contact us at or leave your message at the Contact Us page. 

If you're using S1, please go to Settings->Upgrade to install the update. 

Fixed bugs:

1007897 Internet error message pops up when selecting an app located at the bottom right corner in the recommended app section of the App Store. (Intenet connection is working)

1007854 Error message pops up when clicking Log in to Twitch.

1007853 Inconsistency between Resource Center and those resources located in the right column of the Launcher. 

1007850 Unable to position the viewpoint by long-pressing the Home button or returning to the Launcher after adjusting or locking the viewpoint when playing a video. 

1007818 Sample video is added.

1007817 Launcher restarts when the SD card is unplugged while a video in SD card is playing. 

1007816 The video freezes when dragging the progress bar to the right while a video in the SD card is playing. 

1007791 Optimized the Launcher refresh rate. 

1007785 Unable to adjust and lock the viewpoint while video from the local file is playing.

1007736 Unable to read the exFAT file. 

1007495 Unable to read the video file stored in a 256GB memory card.

1007494 Language of the pre-installed apps in the right column can’t be changed immediately after the system language has been changed.  

1007492 Screen freezes when authorizing if you copy the URI file to the Movie folder before you install the Live Center. 

1007045 Hint for VR mode selection always pops up when clicking the VR button in the 2D interface. 

Schedule Update:

1. Showtime VR will be supported. 


April 5, 2020



  1. Nolo CV1 Pro is fully supported.
  2. FOTA is available for S1 & later. The S1 users will be prompted to make the upgrade automatically once it’s available and the V901 users need to make the upgrade manually.

Fixed bugs:

1006805 The screen froze when rebooting after downloading the upgrade file. 

1006755 The app store to the left turned blank when it was connected to a Wi-Fi without an internet connection. 

Known issues:

1007112 The screen freeze when loading the video thumbnails. (To be optimized)

1007094 The screen freezes after rebooting the device.

1007089 The screen freezes at random when installing the app. (Rare)

1006771 The screen freezes when you cast the screen to TV/monitor via Chorm, especially when you turn your head. This feature is not recommended while Microsofte Wireless Display Adpater is preferred. 

1006767 The screen goes blinking when you turn your head in VR mode on Youtube video (To be optimized). 

1007043 The screen freezes at the Launcher and when connecting to a Wi-Fi for the first time. 

1007045 Tips for VR mode pop up when you click VR button on all the 2D interfaces. 

1006773 The TV screen goes white when you cast the Youtube video via the default casting feature of Youtube app. 

1006769 In Youtube VR mode, the Menu can’t be called out when press OK button and the progress bar in the menu is not working sometimes.

1006762 No response after you repeat a couple of times to cancel the selection of an .apk file in the Resource Center. 

1002366 You won’t be able to log in as a Guest or with your account to VeeR.

1006421 No hints for installing .apk when the storage is full. 

Scheduled update:

The Team will continue to optimize the system and release the updates regularly. You may check back every 2 weeks and subscribe to the newsletter on our website. 


March 23, 2020

Update Instructions:

This is a beta version of the SKYWORTH VR system. Please read the following lists carefully before you make the upgrade. Many bugs have been fixed while some known issues have also been listed. It’s your decision to make the upgrade or not with this update. 

The installer can be downloaded here. Please select the right installer you want from the folder named in the date of release.

If you have any problems using SKYWORTH VR headset, please contact us at or leave your message at the Contact Us page.

Fixed bugs:

1005318 Compatible issue with Nolo 6dof
1005338 The screen freezes after switched to VR mode for 360 video on Youtube.
1006191 After the screen lights up from sleeping, the sensor calibration delays and the scene is moving. 
1006757 When a window pops up for confirming to delete a .apk file, the icon disappears or turns into white if you choose to Undo the request.
1006751 When JioCinema is running, the keyboard shows up at Launcher if you click Home to return.
1006741 When playing the video with captions in Resources Center, the captions display in the middle when viewed in Giant Screen, Starry Sky and Space Capsule.
1006739 A white block blinks after removing the last .apk file on the second screen if there were two screens of .apk files.
1006704 When starting the headset for the first time, disconnect and reconnect the controller while a video is playing, the anchor will disappear when you try to disconnect the controller from the Launcher. 
1006738 The installer will be replaced with space after it’s installed.
1006694 Entering the Resource Center for the first time, the 3D video can be stretched. 
1006420 When a nolo controller is connected and confirmed, In Controller Mode does not show up. 
1006263 When an encrypted video with error is playing and you click Esc. from the player menu, the encrypting error message blinks.
1006701 When playing a video and click Next until it tries to play a video with error, the error message will pop up and freeze. 
1006434 When you open a picture and the picture list shows up again after disappeared, you can only return to Launcher by clicking Return or Home button. 
1006699 3D effect is not supported by the picture.
1006702 When there are two pages of an app to be deleted, you won’t be able to click the Previous/Next Page button after you’ve removed an app from the second page. The home page of the app won’t show up when you re-enter after removing all the apps. 
1006697 The white blocks will be replaced deleted .apk files if you delete them in a row.
1006696 The .apk files may be missing after they’re copied to the headset.
1006700 Go button in the controller connection page is half covered.
1006714 It says Foxno and Hulu have to be updated, but you can’t update them at Google Play. 
1006415 JioCinema displays with an error when it’s running for the first time.
1006292 Some of the video covers to the right of the Launcher is white (no sound and picture when playing).
1006187 The nono controller freezes after you escape from the nolo Home.
1006190 You need to click Confirm button twice to call out the Control Panel when you try to play an encrypted video with an error. 
1006186 When you try to re-center with nolo controller at Resources Center, sometimes it does and sometimes it goes back to Launcher when you click the Home button for the first time. It’s offset a little bit if you do it second time thereafter.
1006160 You can control the direction by turning your head when re-entering Jump after you’ve run the other app (still running at the background).
1006162 Return and Back button won’t work with some 2D apps.
1006161 Go to Resources Center -> Installers, the right name won’t show up when you click a .apk file.

Known issues:

  1. You will be asked to re-download the installer after you’ve downloaded the installer through FOTA and reboot the device.
  2. When you’re forced to upgrade in the popup window, you can still return to the Launcher by clicking the Clean and Home button at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Typo for the upgrade.
  4. When playing 360 videos on Youtube and casting the screen to a TV with Tencent Aurora, the screen will be split into half.
  5. A picture can’t be recognized after it was read with a problem. 
  6. It’s suggested to disable the Previous/Next page button when the popup window shows up to confirm to delete the files (Videos, Pictures, App, .APK files) to the right column of the Launcher. 
  7. The screen is white when casting a Youtube video to TV with the default casting app.
  8. The headset screen will be dazzling when casting to TV with Chorm.
  9. When playing a Youtube video in VR mode, the Menu can’t be called out by clicking the Confirm button or all the actions on Menu won’t work.
  10. The headset screen will be dazzling while you turn your head if you’re playing a Youtube video and try to switch it to VR mode.

Scheduled update:

The next upgrade with new features & bugs to be fixed will be provided by next Friday, April 3 according to the SKYWORTH team. 

  1. Fix bugs for watching Youtube videos in VR mode.
  2. Others. 
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