The Samsung Gear S3 has been distributed in many International markets now and new consumers are trying to get them to work with many non-Samsung devices such as the OnePlus 3, 3T, 2, and even the Sony Xperia Tablet Z4 etc.
Samsung officially supports many devices from the likes of HTC, Huawei, Lenovo, LG, Motorola, OPPO, Pantech, Sharp, Sony, Vivo, Xiaomi, Kyocera, and Asus. Now, there are some devices, like the OnePlus 3 & 3T that are not supported at the moment, and whilst you wait for official support, you might want to try an unofficial way to get your Gear S3 woking with your smartphone.
In order to Install Gear Manager, the app needed to connect the smartphone to the smartwatch, you normally need to Browse to apps.samsung.com/gear from your non-Samsung device. Once you have the welcome screen come up you select other devices, but in this case it does not work. For unsupported devices you will get the error message as below:
You can grab the latest necessary files and Install the app manually as detailed below:
Once Installed launch the Gear Manager and begin configuration. NOTE: These files are confirmed as safe, but you install them at your own responsibility / risk.
Happy Installing. Let us know in the comments how you get on.