Forum discussion tagged with Oculus.
  1. Discussion Community Questions: On the Road to VR

    With upcoming releases from Oculus, and fresh competition—yes, of course I’m talking about the Valve Index—the state of VR hardware is as vibrant as ever. Since the Oculus Rift came out for consumers 3 years ago headsets, controllers, and GPUs have all improved. While the latest hardware is not...
  2. kcarbotte

    Question Oculus Quest Review: VR Just Ditched The PC

    The Oculus Quest could be the device that turns the VR market around and attracts the masses. It’s basically a game console built into a headset, done right. Oculus Quest Review: VR Just Ditched The PC : Read more
  3. bit_user

    Discussion Article: Oculus Controllers Tell Users 'Big Brother Is Watching You'

    The author seems of the story (https://www.tomshardware.com/news/oculus-controllers-secret-messages-discovered,39064.html) to miss the point that the messages were aimed at people reverse-engineering the controllers. That's why they were inside, where normal users wouldn't see them. When seen...
  4. Coltin S

    Question VGA monitor suddenly reads "No VGA Cable"

    As said in the title, my VGA capabilities suddenly ceased to work on my monitor. I had recently gotten an adapter to connect my VGA monitor to my DVI graphics card. Once I plugged it in and turned on the PC, everything was working perfectly. Then, I went to plug in my Oculus Rift into the HDMI...
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    Question Bad GTX 1060 Performance in VR

    I bought an Oculus 5 Months ago, and it's been working all fine with my Laptop until now. Today I only got about 20 to 30 FPS in every Game and the Tracking was not working every now and then. But my GPU usage is always at about 30 percent. I don´t know what´s the reason for that Problem, I´ve...
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    Question Can an oculus rift or HTC Vive work on my rtx ROG strix gpu?

    The real question is with the ports on the 2060 will I be able to plug in a oculus or vive even if I don’t have a usb c plug on my gpu. Or is there a converter plug I should use? I’m new into Vr idk what needs to be plugged in where. Help plz 👍🏻
  7. L

    Question IS 144 Hz monitor good for this pc?

    CPU: RYZEN 5 2600 GPU: AMD RX SAPPHIRE NITRO+ 580 8 GB PSU: EVGA 450W B3 SSD: WD GREEN 240 GB SATA 2,5 RAM: 16 GB HyperX Black Fhry Black Series 2x8 GB 2933 MHz
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    Question Which RX 580 Card is the best for $200?

    I am building a gaming PC in the next 2 weeks for gaming in 1080p and am wondering what the best RX 580 would be for around $200. My complete parts list is here https://pcpartpicker.com/list/wCb6bX I don't care in any way about looks or lights, I'm going purely for performance in 1080p. Is...
  9. paytong

    Question What is this sound?

    Good evening all, hope everyone is having a great weekend! I was hoping someone could help me out with a sound that is coming from my pc. The youtube video link is below. Over the past week my computer has started having this cycling "grinding" noise, which can be heard about a second into...
  10. Zorozephyr09

    [SOLVED] Graphics Card Upgrade: Choices and Avoiding Bottlenecking

    My pc currently has an Nvidia Geforce GTX 650 ti for a gpu and an Intel core i5-2500k processor. I'm looking for a suitable gpu upgrade that would allow me to (and this is the primary motivation for my upgrade) play The Witcher 3 at 60+ fps and high settings with no issues. Also the gpu has got...
  11. S

    Question 980Ti performing worse than 960

    Hello About 8 months ago I bought a used 980Ti off of a norwegian-like Craigslist. I swapped out my 960 for the 980Ti. Computer recognizes it as a 980Ti but for some reason im getting worse performance than i used to get with my 960? I used to get about 250+ fps in csgo but now im getting...
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    Question Game for i3-6100u (2,3 GHz) nvidia 920 mx , 8GB RAM

    hey everybody can you help me to find game for my laptop with this specification CPU : intel core i3-6100u (2.3) Ghz RAM : 8 GB GPU : nvidia geforce 920mx you think i can play watch dogs 1 or gta v? hey everybody can you help me to find game for my laptop with this specification CPU : intel...
  13. HaggisMuncher42

    Question Disabling Secure Boot Blind

    Strange question: Does anyone know how to disable secure boot without seeing what they’re doing? I have a Dell Optiplex 3010 that I accidentally put into secure boot mode. While resetting, my HDMI port stopped working and my TV has no VGA port. I believe putting it in secure boot prevents...
  14. Question I7-4790 playing games shoots up to 100 in temp!

    Hey guys and gals, my comp is : CPU: i7-4790 CPU COOLER: stock MOBO: asrock B85m-HDS RAM:16gb ram GPU: zotec 1050ti 4gb mini just swapped a new cpu from a i3-4130 to a i7-4790 and starting check out my new cpu perfomance with Msi Afterbuner and Prime95 and intel burn test, core temp 1.3. and...
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    Will this case be compatible with my new amd msi x470

    Rosewill ATX Case, Mid Tower Case with Blue LED Fan/Gaming
  16. R

    What does "V"/ circle mean in memory QVL?

    Can someone explain in detail what does "v"/Circle mean in memory QVL. The memory I chose(vengeance) has "v" under 1 and 2 but not on 4. Does that mean 4 sticks of memory wont work on the motherboard ? Its a X370 Board
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    2x8 or 1x16

    I am looking for new ram and i can either get 2x8 or 1x16 and the obvious awnser is to get 2x8 gb for 16gb of ram but if i want to upgrade to 32 down the line because i only have 2 ram slots ill have to sell them to get 2x16. So should i get 2x8 and get the best performance or 1x16 and get a bit...
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    Laptop Memory upgrade

    I have only one memory slot with 2GB ram but i wanted to upgrade with 4GB RAM. So I'm worry that whether i have to re-install all my software again into the new memory as i have to remove the old 2GB RAM and replace with 4GB RAM? or everything will be remain the same even though i remove the...
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    Gaming PC Build

    Hey guys I am going to buy a computer in a few days and I wanted to know your opinion on the build. The budget is around 1500€ in Portugal and I have an Asus VG258Q monitor (1080p 144Hz 1ms) to go along with the computer. Motherboard - Asus ROG Strix H370-F Gaming CPU - Intel Core i5 8600 CPU...
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    FX 6300 and RX 570 with 430w EVGA

    Hi, I Have only an FX-6300 which I wont OC, rx570, single sata ssd, single PCI wireless card (wlan?), a single ddr3 4gb ram module, and two 120mm fans + one 120mm more on my CPU heatsink Is an Evga 430w enough to Power this for a few weeks? Im upgrading my system and the gpu Is The only...