Virtual Reality

Forum discussion tagged with Virtual Reality.
  1. R

    Question Can this card run VR

    I know it’s not the best card for VR at all, but I want to know if it CAN. Obviously all games would have to be at low settings and probably not a full 60fps but could it still run games like Pavlov or VR chat at a good rate. My friend really wants VR, me and my roommate both just got it, so now...
  2. Z

    [SOLVED] would my cpu be able to handle vr

    Would my 17 3700k be able to handle vr and would it be playable. Just ordered rift s and want to be prepared. I am also using 14gb ram and a overclocked asus gtx 1060 6gb. I now it meets the minimum requirements but dont now if vr will be any fun on my specs.
  3. kcarbotte

    News 10 Things You May Not Know About Valve’s Index VR Headset

    Here are 10 things about Valve new Index VR headset and controllers that you may have missed. 10 Things You May Not Know About Valve’s Index VR Headset : Read more
  4. islandwalker

    News HP Drops Omen Branding From New VR Backpack, Makes it More Powerful

    Shifting away from a consumer focus, HP’s latest VR backpack gets souped up internals and a push toward arcades and theme parks. HP Drops Omen Branding From New VR Backpack, Makes it More Powerful : Read more
  5. L

    Question Arm Mali-D77 Display Chip Promises High-Res VR Without the Nausea

    Arm announced the new Mali-D77 display processor for VR headsets. It claims it can support up to 3K resolution at Arm Mali-D77 Display Chip Promises High-Res VR Without the Nausea : Read more
  6. kcarbotte

    Article HP Reverb VR Headset Review: Windows Mixed Reality Never Looked So Good

    HP Reverb is the best Windows Mixed Reality headset, but that may be its biggest downfall. It's impressive, but the included controllers ruin the experience. HP Reverb VR Headset Review: Windows Mixed Reality Never Looked So Good : Read more
  7. AndrewFreedman

    Article ThinkReality Puts Lenovo Into Business AR

    Lenovo’s ThinkReality A6 AR headset is targeted at businesses. ThinkReality Puts Lenovo Into Business AR : Read more
  8. 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...
  9. Nervly

    Question Upgrading VR Rig, need help!

    Greetings! I'm looking into upgrading my VR Rig, which will be used to play VR games(duh) and stream some of them. I don't exactly plan to overclock and I'd like to be able to pump the Supersampling in VR games up to anywhere between 1.5x and 2.0x. (but as they say, the more the merrier) I live...
  10. TrantoVR

    Question Kinect one keeps disconnecting/freezing/restarting.

    I just got my kinect one, and this is whatb happens as soon as its turned on: View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aemo3lL-Cyw More informationis in the video description.
  11. AndrewFreedman

    Info HoloLens 2 Is Cool, But It's Not For Your Living Room (Yet)

    HoloLens 2 is still meant for enterprise, but Microsoft says it could go to homes one day. HoloLens 2 Is Cool, But It's Not For Your Living Room (Yet) : Read more
  12. AndrewFreedman

    Info HoloLens is Putting Teams In Each Other's Offices

    An update to Microsoft Teams that works with HoloLens 2 will put virtual workers in each other's offices. HoloLens is Putting Teams In Each Other's Offices : Read more
  13. kcarbotte

    Info En Garde: Pimax Unveils Sword Sense VR Controllers With Finger Tracking

    Pimax plans to offer two versions of its next-gen VR controllers, dubbed Sword and Sword Sense. They plan to release them in the second half of 2019. En Garde: Pimax Unveils Sword Sense VR Controllers With Finger Tracking : Read more
  14. 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
  15. C

    Question Building the best PC for VR

    Hi everyone, I'm working in a company that requested me to provide them a PC that enable the best performance of VR and run games/application at maximum settings. It can be a pre-build PC or we build it. The budget is open but you can provide me with different options so we can have a look...
  16. L

    Question PC crashes and freezes in VR games.

    I've had an Oculus Rift for a little while, and whenever I play just about any VR game like Pavlov or The Lab, it will run fine for a few minutes, and then my PC will freeze, the fans will still run but the screen and audio is gone. I'm not sure weather it's my RAM, GPU or some other part that's...
  17. News Oculus Unveils $399 Rift S Headset Made With Lenovo

    Oculus today announced a new Rift S headset with a higher resolution display, integrated audio and other features meant to improve on the original Rift. Read more here. NATHANIEL MOTT @nathanielmott Nathaniel Mott is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He covers software and hardware...
  18. Y

    Question Graphics card question

    Hello everyone! I have a question and hopefully someone can help me out. My pc is running i7 4790k, 32gb Corsair dominator 2133hz, asus z97 mark s, Corsair rm1000i, and a gtx980. I run 3 1080p monitors that do not support v sync, I also just purchased an oculus rift. I am thinking about jumping...
  19. Review Pimax 5K Plus Review: A Fresh Look at Ultrawide VR

    The Pimax 5K Plus VR headset isn't perfect. We wouldn’t trade it for a Vive Pro, but we'd consider it if we were upgrading from the original Vive. Read more here. KEVIN CARBOTTE @kcarbotte Kevin Carbotte is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He writes news and reviews of graphics...
  20. Yecob

    [SOLVED] Will this rig be able to run high quality graphics VR?

    Hi guys, first up I'm sorry for what I assume is a very commonly asked question. I wouldn't worry but the problem with my rig is that it's being bottlenecked somewhat by the CPU and the motherboard (two oldest parts that I plan to update soon). Here are my specs and SteamVR Performance Test...