Make & manage live streams

You can create and share live videos with others.

Prepare to stream

Important: Your camera could overheat if you host a live stream at a high resolution for a long time.

  • Shoot your video in a place where the temperature’s controlled.
  • Test your setup before you begin a long live stream.

Set up a live stream

  1. Turn on your camera.
  2. On your Android phone, open the VR180 app VR180.
  3. Check that:
  4. If you need to, upgrade your camera’s firmware.
  5. On your Android phone, open the YouTube app YouTube.
  6. Turn on live streaming for your account.

Tip: You can also check YouTube’s live streaming guide.

Start a live stream

  1. On your Android phone, open the VR180 app VR180.
  2. Tap Camera remote control Remote control and then Stream.
  3. Tap the Shutter button.
  4. Enter a title and description for your video.
  5. Select either Public or Unlisted.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. To share the link with others, tap Share Share.
  8. Tap Go live.

Note: To see how your live stream is working, visit your YouTube live events page.

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