Forum discussion tagged with VR.
  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. A

    Question Oculus Rift Issues with RTX 2080 TI

    I've had problems with my RTX 2080 TI ever since I reinstalled Windows 10 on my operating system. I have a Gigabyte Windforce 2080 TI. Anyways, I RMA'd the card for fan control issues (it was running like a jet engine just a couple minutes into any game). It came back with new problems, that...
  4. canubetrusted

    [SOLVED] Horrible VR performance suddenly

    Hey Toms Hardware community. I have noticed suddenly my VR performance has gone from not great to horrendous regardless of whether there are a lot of background processes running. I have tried lowering settings so far. My game to test is Beat Saber but it is also very bad in performance in...
  5. W


    Hello everyone! I would like to play with VR, and I have already identified a graphics card to buy ... I currently have 16GB of DDR3 RAM and I wanted to know if they were sufficient or should I increase them if I want to use VR. Thanks for the reply
  6. Flave

    [SOLVED] Which of these VR setups are superior and reasonable?

    Hello Everyone, I am looking to jump into VR with the upcoming Rift S and Rift Quest VR headsets. However, I cannot carry my PC to a place-space I can play within. I have an RTX 2060 Zotac Mini without virtual-link, and a boot-camped MacBook Pro 2018. I was thinking either one of these...
  7. Shaun_6

    Question Advice on minimum VR parts for PC play

    Hey everyone. I'm looking at buying a second hand VR set. I really just wanted to sit in a chair with a keyboard and mouse, so i don't really need all the controllers and other stuff. Just wondering what i would need? Say i was going for a HTC Vive would i just need the head set and link box...
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    Question RAM too fast for Vive?

    I was having issues with my Vive disconnecting almost instantly. After NUMEROUS troubleshooting steps, somehow lowering my RAM clockspeed from 3000 to 2000Mhz fixed it and now it runs perfectly. Why is this what fixed it? Why was my RAM diconnecting my headset?
  9. B

    Question Suggestions to make my pc vr ready?

    Currently I have an AMD FX 6300 and a GTX 960 graphics card. I also have a SSHD with 1TB and 24 GB of ram. I don't want to spend too much more on my pc, or I want to sell my parts as well. I don't know how to sell parts that well. Could somebody guide me as to how I would upgrade my pc in the...
  10. P

    Question VR GPU - GTX 1060 6Gb, GTX 1070 or RTX 2060

    Hi, I'm looking to get into VR with a Lenovo Explorer HMD. I home built my system back in 2012: i7 3770 (non K) on a Z77 Mobo 32 gb RAM DDR3 120Gb SSD Windows bootable 1TB SSD 2 x 2 TB HDD 7200RPM in Raid 0 GTX 650 1 GB (I know. . wasn't even great in 2012!) In the future I'll upgrade the...
  11. S

    Question Building a PC - For VR + 3D Modelling + Rendering - Pc Picker list posted -

    Hi all, I'm doing work in VR and building a PC. I am looking to make a strong and future proof PC. I don't care for looks as the PC will be hidden. Here are some of the parts I've picked: PC Picker List: https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/ CPU : AMD - Ryzen 7 2700X 3.7 GHz 8-Core Processor...
  12. S

    Question Building a PC - First Time - For VR + 3D Modelling + Rendering - Pc Picker list posted

    Hi all, I'm doing work in VR and building a PC. I am looking to make a strong and future proof PC. I don't care for looks as the PC will be hidden. Here are some of the parts I've picked: PC Picker List: https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/ CPU : AMD - Ryzen 7 2700X 3.7 GHz 8-Core Processor...
  13. ryan42131

    Question can my pc run vr games? and how i can install the vr?

    i got the HTC vive pro yesterday but i did not open it yet this my pc i got GTX 1050 ti amd ryzen six cores 4ghz speed 16 gb ram my Mather broad ASUS B450 AMD Ryzen 2 Micro ATX Gaming Motherboard AM4 DDR4 HDMI DVI VGA M.2 USB 3.1 Gen2 (Prime B450M-A/CSM)
  14. Johnny5

    Review Vuzix Blade Smart Glasses Review: AR Fun Over Fashion

    The typical consumer has a tough time seeing the value in smart glasses. Early iterations, such as the Google Glass, were shunned due to their robotic, social-life-killing looks. Vuzix Blade has a leg up on competing augmented reality (AR) smart glasses because the company has already made a...
  15. T

    Monitor capacitor issue / identification

    Hello, lately my DCLCD DCL9C monitor has had some troubles. In order to use it I had to toggle the power button upwards of 20 times. I googled the issue and several forum posts pointed me in the direction of bad capacitors. I opened it up but none of them seem too obvious. I'd love some input...
  16. filipcristianstroe

    MSI Sea Hawk 980TI

    HELLO and good afternoon peeps. I just ordered myself 1 MSI Sea Hawk 980Ti and an asus ROG 144hz 1ms G-sync monitor. I'm super excited, will also order second one next month. The question for today: Anyone can tell me what software i can use to safely overclock this watercooled...
  17. TheGRz

    Do i need to change my PSU to put Sapphire Radeon R7 240 1GB DDR5 in my PC???

    Hi, I'm buying a Sapphire Radeon R7 240 1GB DDR5 graphics card soon. My current psu is "Zebronics ZEB-450W Value" someone said me that I need to upgrade my psu to fix a graphics card on my pc. Or upgrading my RAM (Now 4GB-8GB) But I still doubt that "do I really need to buy a new psu? Cause...
  18. B

    What CPU and Memory should I put on Asus X99 Sabertooth

    Hi guys, I'd appreciated if you could give me some ideas for my new build. I have bought Asus Sabertooth X99 and Intel 750 series NVMe 400GB SSD(I heard this combo is really fast). And my new EVGA GTX Titan X Hybrid is on its way. I'll use it for gaming mainly, occasionally I'll use it for 4K...
  19. R

    Adding new GPU & PSU to AMD A8 6600k Black Richland

    amd a8 6600k black edition richland quad core 4 x 4.2ghz heat / sink & fan memory 8GB DDR 3 1600 Hz Hard Drive 1TB 7200rpm Motherboard: GigaByte F2A58-m Socket FM2 + HDMI, DVI-D mATX Graphics: ATi APU Up to 4Gb + ATi Radeon HD8570D Directx 11 With PCI-e Slot Free upgrade Tower case: ACE...
  20. Criddz

    Hey! I got a 560 ti 1gig (old i know). Shall i go for the r300 series (i can wait) or r9 290x / 970 gtx?

    Hey! Im looking for a new card, my old (560 ti 1gig) is getting quite slow ^^, what would you guys pref, wating for the 300 series, or take r9 290x / 970 gtx? Anyone that know how long i would have too wait for the r300 series? If i decide to wait? I got a budget of 480-500 $(US) ( Anyone...