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Forum discussion tagged with VR.
  1. RJGray

    [SOLVED] Should I wait for VR or upgrade my PC?

    Howdy to all who read! I'm looking to get my first personal VR headset. I've been saving up and now have money (around $500) set aside to do just that. I don't care about cables or no cables, but I do care about being able to connect to Steam, and I do care about minimizing potential nausea...
  2. P

    Question Which GPU to buy for VR ?

    So i'm looking to upgrade my RX 460, i'm between to an RX 5700 XT and 2070 super but the thing is, i want to get to the VR world too but which one of them is better for VR ? I saw the 5700 XT has almost identical performance to the 2070 super in games for less price but i'm curious about the...
  3. ICameon

    Question No sound for VR games.

    VR has worked perfectly fine before I just booted it up now. My headphones are perfectly fine, I can hear everything else, including non-VR steam games. But VR games don't seem to output any audio to my headphones. I can hear the SteamVR HUD sounds, like the clicks when I hit buttons in the...
  4. beefycactusyt

    Question Use one modem to link 2 devices and another for internet

    Looking around a fair bit but probably using the wrong key words. I want to set up Virtual Desktop for the Oculus Quest and i can do this on my first modem (internet access). I bought a second modem to link the pc and Oculus Quest together as it takes a lot of local bandwidth (80-100mbps) and...
  5. V

    Question Help building new PC!

    Hi guys! I am currently in the process of building a new PC. I have not bought any parts yet, as I have decided to wait for new GPU's to come out as I think it would be a crime to buy 2000 series when 3000 series is only a few months away! For you reference, I am thinking of getting a...
  6. SaltedClorox

    Question Upgrade to better handle VR

    Sup, I have had an oculus rift since 2017, I dont know if I should upgrade to Rift S, but thats not the point(You can tell me if u want to tho ;) ). I'm making this thread today because Im starting to get back into vr gaming after leaving my rift untouched for almost 3 years. And I can run...
  7. N

    Question Valve Index Disconnecting from USB

    I got my Valve Index near the end of March. I experienced grey screen 'tracking' issues pretty much constantly (was never able to get through even a single song in Beat Saber without it happening multiple times). After going through a long, arduous troubleshooting process, I got an RMA from...
  8. L

    Question Is my PC good enough for VR?

    I have tried out the HTC Vive on a friend's PC and I really want one. At the moment I even have the cash to get one. I want to get one of the new HTC Cosmos. Can I run one though, that is the question? My system: CPU: Intel Core i7 8700 Memory: 16Gb DDR4 GPU: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 8Gb It...
  9. DBJ99

    Question Question about VR shipping

    Hey, first time on this forum so sorry if I muddled something up; I ordered a VR Headset from one coast of the US, and I live on the other. I'm a little anxious waiting for it and was curious what the difference between "Package received by carrier" which I got learned about 6 hours ago, and an...
  10. R

    Question RTX 2070 VR Frame Drops / Stutter at the start of games, and during new levels

    So I have been getting random framedrops in every game I do that is somewhat intensive. Here is what I've done so far. 1.) Purchased 3 different RTX 2070 cards to try out, all have the same issue even when underclocked / overclocked / no super sampling on rift s same stutter. 2.) Fresh cleaned...
  11. M

    Question good VR benchmarking software?

    Running a 1600af, rx570, and 8gb ram, soon to be 16, and was wondering if anybody knows any good vr benchmarking software, or if anybody could tell me what i need to upgrade to run vr
  12. Ajaness

    [SOLVED] Help with $2,000-$3,000 VR Capable Tower That can Last

    Approximate Purchase Date: Weekish from now Budget Range: $2,000 - $3,000 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Hardcore Gaming, Looking to be able to support mid-high tier VR graphics for few years into the future. Are you buying a monitor: Not looking for a monitor in the budget but if...
  13. N

    Question Advice on a budget VR PC?

    Just copying and pasting this from PCPartPicker. And added like 5 extra words or something too. "So I'd bought a computer from my mom's workplace early last year (they were replacing the computers) and in the computer was an i5-4570S. I'm planning on pairing this with both parts I have from my...
  14. M

    Question Can my pc run vr

    I am wondering if my PC can run vr, and if so which headsets. I know I don’t have the best graphics card, so I’m not hoping to run an vive but I’m hoping to be able to run oculus or windows mixed reality My specs Graphics: gtx 1050 ti CPU: AMD Fx 8350 4 ghz 8 core Ram: 16 gb ddr3 PSU: 600 watts
  15. B

    [SOLVED] Triple RTX 2080 TI build - VR / 3 screen CAVE system

    Hello! I have been blessed by the dean of my university to build a single powerhouse station for our triple screen motion tracking CAVE VR system. I am currently in the process of composing a pc build that would display VR scenes on the three HD projectors ( will be 4K in the future ). I am...
  16. B

    [SOLVED] DisplayPort To HDMI on Rift S

    Hello, This year I am going to be getting VR and I am interested in the Rift S... But my GPU (GTX 1650) does not have display port! Would a DP -> HDMI adapter work? Thanks, Ben
  17. B

    Question apparently my usb ports aren't getting enough power, will a new motherboard fix it?

    my oculus hasnt been working and ive been told that it is due to my usb ports not getting enough power, ive been looking at a new motherboard, but dont want to spend the time and money to get it working unless it fixes the problem.
  18. 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...
  19. F

    Question Stuttering all the time even when not in a game

    Hi, A problem is driving me crazy on my gaming PC. I get (micro) stuttering all the time on all games and even just in windows when dragging or scrolling I can feel hiccups. Changing camera direction too quickly or doing some actions like jumping/shooting/opening stuff (anything that has to...
  20. BearTech

    [SOLVED] which Graphics Card for heavy workloads

    Hey! I'm just in the time of upgrading my computer with a new graphics card. Computer today: 2700X water-cooled 16GB Frame (will upgrade to 32GB soon) 1060 - 6gb ASUS ROG STRIX X470-F GAMING EVGA G2 850W My primary workloads: 3D Modeling, Rendering, Game Development in VR on Valve Index and...