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Virtual Reality

Forum discussion tagged with Virtual Reality.
  1. C

    Question Will the Ryzen 5 3600 and the EVGA RTX 2060 KO Gaming be able to run VR games like Half Life Alyx at 72 FPS?

    I'm building a PC with a Ryzen 5 3600, RTX 2060 KO and 16GB 3200 MHz RAM. Will these specs be able to run VR Games like Half Life Alyx and Boneworks at 72 FPS Ultra Settings? Here are more detailed specs. https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/hGJtvW
  2. BobMcSmith

    [SOLVED] Interface not working after moving computer

    Hello! I had temporarily moved my computer (for a vr test) , and didn't bring my interface with, and now, after moving back to my original spot, my interface is no longer detected by my computer. I've tried reinstalling audio drivers and the like, but to no avail. i5-7600k H170 PRO GAMING GTX...
  3. J

    Build Advice Machine Learning / VR build Feedback Requested

    Hi friends, Intending on purchasing and building out this setup: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/cvFz3t The thinking so far has been around getting enough performance to last a few years into the future and then two upgrade points (a second Titan, and then the 64 core Thread Ripper). The budget...
  4. Mustang1138

    Question USB issues on Gigabyte A320-S2H, need help with upgrade.

    Hi, I've been having issues with my usb ports recently (started about a week ago), were my keyboard, mouse and vr gear began to disconnect from my computer randomly then reconnect for the time I have my computer on. I have a GIGABYTE GA-A320M-S2H and have already contacted gigabyte support over...
  5. C

    Question I need help building a pc!

    I need help building a VR ready pc. i was going to buy a prebuilt but couldn't find any. If anyone knows a good prebuilt vr ready pc please leave the link. the pc i have is https://pcpartpicker.com/list/Bwmqn7 and im trying to sell it for a new pc. i built a pc on PcPartPicker...
  6. OblivionsEdge

    Question Best Sub-£350 gaming pc

    My girlfriends birthday is coming up, and in the summer we were planning on buying and building a PC as it is something I am interested in and she wanted to learn a bit about it. However, being the genius bf I am I didn't have a clue what to buy her, so I thought I'd buy the parts for the PC...
  7. R

    Question VR Build Final Draft

    Ladies and Gentlemen, I humbly put up this ~$1K VR-ready build up for review to be critiqued, because I do not want to make any mistakes in this final draft. This is my first build, I am unbelievably nervous and inexperienced, and I've gone back and forth with a few people on this discord for...
  8. L

    Question Building a 1k VR ready PC for a friend of mine

    My friend is new to PC gaming, and he is interested in building a rig himself that can handle the OCULUS RIFT. Here is the first draft of the build we put together. Tell us what you think. Any advice is appreciated. Extra Details Our goal is to see what we can build on a budget of 1k - 1.5k...
  9. Iniaskle

    Question Need advice about valve index and rift s.

    Hi! I have PSVR because at the time I bought it, I didn't have a good enough pc to run VR. Now I really love VR but PSVR is just not really good compared to any PCVR. There are a few reasons why I should get a Rift S or Valve Index. I will write the pros and cons of each headset so I can get...
  10. M

    Question Valve Index "Headset Disconnected"

    My Valve index arrived earlier this week, and it worked fine during the set up and for the 40 minutes or so that I used it afterwards. Now when I load up SteamVR it flashes "Headset Disconnected, Your headsets's display cable has become disconnected. Please check your headset's connections and...
  11. F

    Question Can I connect a GSYNC monitor and a VR headset to one display port?

    Hey so I've got a 144hz gsync monitor that obviously uses a display port. However I would also love to be able to simultaneously use my Oculus Rift which also uses a display port. Problem is that my GPU only has one display port output. So my question is.. is there some sort of splitter I can...
  12. nickfix

    Question Looking for a graphics card to pair with my Ryzen 5 3600

    I'm looking to make my build more VR-friendly, as I find myself playing more and more inside virtual reality. I just upgraded my CPU to a Ryzen 5 3600 just a few days ago and noticed a slight performance increase, but I feel as if it could be better. My current GPU is an MSI GTX 1070 Ti 8gb. I...
  13. B

    Question 2600x to 3600 worth it for VR?

    Hey guys. Right now I'm running the current specs CPU: 2600x GPU:5700 XT RAM: 16GB 3200MHZ MOBO: ASROCK B350M I'm planning to purchase a Valve Index when they restock to be able to play Boneworks, Half Life; Alyx, and other demanding vr games. I was wondering how significant the upgrade to a...
  14. J

    Question Multiple room vr, gaming PC setup

    Hello guys, I am trying to setup a desktop and vr setup to be able to play vr in one room and then your normal PC gaming in another with a multiple monitor setup. I am wanting to do this over the network if possible by either having the PC and vr setup in one room and then the full usable...
  15. T

    [SOLVED] Using a secondary Video Card for VR

    Hi there! I have an odd question. I recently got a video card upgrade (MSI R9 390 8G) but it doesn't have the hdmi outputs necessary to operate an oculus rift. My old card (1050ti) ran the oculus very well and had 3 hdmi outputs. The headset required 2. My question is this: Could I simply have...
  16. G

    [SOLVED] GPU is not as fast as it used to.

    I got my Radeon RX570 around 1 year ago and then I took SteamVR Perfromance Test and then it's results were VR Ready. I even have a screenshot. View: https://imgur.com/a/jrGNatY Now when I took the test, the results were just Capable. Its over 100 fps at all times. Can anyone please tell me...
  17. T

    Question Should I buy the Oculus Rift S or Quest?

    I've been looking to buy a VR system this Christmas and I've been doing lots of research on which one of these systems I should get. Here are a few things that could help: I want to be able to use VR both wireless and wired to connect to a PC, I have a high end PC that can handle VR great (i7...
  18. M

    [SOLVED] would this system be ready for vr?

    CPU AMD Ryzen 5 2600 3.4 GHz 6-Core Processor $114.99 Motherboard MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard $83.98 Memory G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 Memory $64.98 Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $44.99 Video...
  19. P

    [SOLVED] Can't connect my Rift S

    Hi! I just got my Rift S and it looks great but when I tried going through the setup, it couldn't detect the USB nor the graphics card cable being plugged in. I updated all the drivers, other USB port but still nothing. Also tried doing all the troubleshooting steps but nothing worked. It is...
  20. Beppone

    [SOLVED] Which Graphics Card should I buy for VR? (Oculus Rift S)

    Should I buy an Rtx 2070 Super or a 5700 xt? What I think, is that Amd cards are not well optimized for VR, and I should go for Nvidia. But Im not sure if the Price difference is worth the buy.