Oculus Quest Is Getting A UI Overhaul With Multitasking

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As part of their Game Developers Showcase , Facebook revealed details of a future update to the Oculus Quest that will bring a redesigned user interface (UI). ” The new universal menu, pictured above, will replace the current menu design of Oculus Quest Home.

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Next Oculus Quest Update Finally Adds Microphone To Oculus Link

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The next Oculus Quest update will finally pass through the headset’s microphone to your PC when in Oculus Link mode. Oculus Link is the feature (currently in beta ) which lets the Oculus Quest act as a PC VR headset via any high quality USB 3.0

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WATCH: New Oculus Quest UI Adds Quick Settings, Leaderboards, Voice Commands And More

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As previously reported, Facebook has begun to roll out the latest Oculus Quest firmware version 15 , which includes a new and improved user interface. You’ll also be able to enable multiple browser windows in Oculus Browser in the same menu, which is another feature rolling out with V15.

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Oculus Quest UI Redesign Rollout Begins, Plus Oculus Link Bug Fixes

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The redesigned Oculus Quest UI which Facebook announced last week started rolling out to Oculus Quest users. The new UI will be available as part of the V15 Oculus Quest firmware update, and has to be enabled in the ‘Experimental Features’ tab of the settings menu after installation. The firmware update also includes a few new features, such as speech-to-text options for the keyboard and a shortcut for Passthrough, alongside some Oculus Link bug fixes.

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Oculus Quest Will Support Oculus Go Apps Later This Year

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Later this year Oculus Quest is going to get access to a heap of new VR content thanks to support for Oculus Go apps via official emulation. ” The feature will be added sometime later this year, and will potentially bring hundreds of new apps to Oculus Quest.

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VRCover Oculus Quest covers unboxing and review

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VR Cover is a Thai company that produces accessories for VR headsets since 2014, and i t has recently started selling covers for the popular Oculus Quest as well. VR Cover for Oculus Quest review. Oculus Quest original facemask with cotton cover installed on.

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Several Oculus Quest Titles Discounted In ‘The Great Indoors’ Store Sale

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While they might fall under good games and apps to use while stuck indoors, they’re not technically on sale and are likely just a recommendation from Oculus. You can check out the full sale list in the Oculus Store online or in VR using your Oculus Quest.

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Getting Started With Oculus Quest: Tips, Tricks And Recommended Games

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The Oculus Quest is one of the hottest VR headsets on the market right now. If you’re just starting out with the Oculus Quest, here’s a few tips, tricks, games and next steps to get you started on your Quest. Oculus Account. Oculus Link.

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How To Factory Reset Your Oculus Quest

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The Oculus Quest is one of the most popular VR headsets on the market right now. The Oculus Quest also only allows one user account per device. So if you ever want to change Oculus accounts or associate the device with someone else’s account, a factory reset is the way to go.

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Oculus ‘Actively Thinking About’ Non-Store Option For Quest Applications

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The Director of Content Ecosystem at Facebook’s Oculus, Chris Pruett, gave details on the Oculus Store curation policy for Oculus Quest in a Twitter thread today , along with teasing a potential official way for distributing Oculus Quest apps outside of the Oculus Store.

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OC6: Oculus TV To Receive Updates On Quest And Go

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Oculus have announced that they are updating Oculus TV on the Oculus Go and Quest , along with announcing a new feature for content creators called Oculus Media Studio. You’ll also be able to experience the revamped Oculus TV experience with other VR users.

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Every Major Oculus Quest & Rift Announcement Made At Oculus Connect 6

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Native hand tracking, PC/standalone hybrid functionality, and new games confirmed for the Oculus platform. That’s a wrap on Oculus Connect 6. Oculus Link launches this November ; Oculus will be offering its own official USB-C cable as well. .

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Half-Life: Alyx On Oculus Quest – How To Play, What You Need And The Best Way To Do It

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However, is it possible to play Valve’s flagship VR title on the Oculus Quest? However, it is possible to play Half-Life: Alyx on the Quest through Oculus Link or Virtual Desktop. Oculus Link vs Virtual Desktop? Oculus Link Cords. Setting Up Oculus Link.

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How To Check For Updates And Manually Update Your Oculus Quest

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The Oculus Quest update system works a bit differently to normal operating system updates that you’re used to with other devices. However, the Oculus Quest system updates work a bit differently. Click ‘Settings’ on the bottom navigation bar on your Oculus Quest.

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Oculus Browser Adds Experimental Hand Tracking Support For WebXR Apps

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update to Oculus Browser adds experimental support for the Oculus Quest’s hand tracking feature. While the experimental feature is not listed in the Oculus Browser 8.0 The post Oculus Browser Adds Experimental Hand Tracking Support For WebXR Apps appeared first on UploadVR.

Oculus Brings Screen Casting to Oculus Go

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Outside of the initial setup process, you don’t really need a smartphone to run Oculus Go—after all, it’s a standalone headset for a reason. Image courtesy Oculus. The post Oculus Brings Screen Casting to Oculus Go appeared first on Road to VR.

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Oculus Link Beta Arrives To Play PC Rift Games Wired To Oculus Quest

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The big day is here for PC VR fans with an Oculus Quest as Facebook launches its Oculus Link Beta to play Rift content on the headset over a wired connection. ” Official Oculus Link Cord Availability And Specifications. of the Oculus PC app.

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Sideloaded: Facebook Clarifies Intention Of Oculus Quest ‘Developer Mode’

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Facebook recently updated its Content Guidelines for Oculus Quest to include a new section titled “Oculus Platform Abuse Policy” that could affect certain types of sideloaded Quest content.

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You Can Get a 26 Foot Oculus Link Cable for $34 With an Active Extender

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Oculus Link allows Oculus Quest to become a PC VR headset by tethering to a VR ready PC. While Oculus sells its own (quite expensive) Oculus Link cable, any appropriately high performance USB 3.0 Image courtesy Oculus.

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SteamVR Hotfix Reduces Oculus Link Positional Latency

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A hotfix for SteamVR claims a prediction improvement that reduces positional latency for Oculus Quest in Oculus Link mode. Oculus Link is the feature which lets the Oculus Quest act as a PC VR headset via any high quality USB 3.0

The Best Media Apps Available On The Oculus Quest

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The Oculus Quest is one of the hottest VR headsets on the market right now. Here are the best VR media apps available on the Oculus Store for the Quest. Netflix is probably the biggest player in the streaming game and they have a nice accompanying VR app for your Oculus Quest.

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Oculus Go Price Cut Permanently To $149/£139

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Facebook today confirmed to UploadVR that it has permanently cut the price of the 32GB Oculus Go headset from $199/£199 down to $149/£139. Oculus Go Price Cut Confirmed. ” Oculus Go is Facebook’s low-cost standalone VR headset.

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Oculus CTO Explores Next-gen Oculus Go Feature Wishlist

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Legendary programmer and Oculus CTO John Carmack took the stage today at Oculus Connect to have another one of his famous off-script, stream-of-thought talks. SEE ALSO Oculus Quest Hands-on and Tech Details.

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Oculus Quest Will Soon be Able to Play All Rift Games via ‘Oculus Link’ Tether Feature

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Image courtesy Oculus. At Oculus Connect 6 today, Facebook announced an upcoming software feature called Oculus Link which will allow Quest headsets to tether to VR ready PCs to play any game in the Oculus Rift library.

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SideQuest Receives Several Oculus Quest Hand Tracking Demo Games

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Several developers made proof of concept games and apps that utilize new controller-free hand tracking features after the release of the software development kit for the Oculus Quest last week.

OC6: Oculus Are Bringing 50+ Popular Go Apps To The Quest

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Speaking during the keynote at Facebook’s Oculus Connect 6 (OC6) earlier today, Oculus Hardware Product Manager Stephanie Lue said that “Oculus Go has been an entry point for many people who then upgraded to Quest.”

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Quest Gets ‘Oculus Venues’, Finally Connecting Quest Users with Oculus Go & Gear VR

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While Oculus Quest was devoid of any of Facebook’s social VR applications at launch, Oculus Venues is finally available for the headset. While that’s still the case, the situation has gotten slightly better with today’s launch of Oculus Venues on Quest.

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Using Headphones With Oculus Quest: Best Options And Wireless Compatibility

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The Oculus Quest comes with decent built-in speakers that use a piped audio system to send audio down the head strap and into your eyes. The bottom line is that any standard pair of headphones with a 3.5mm audio jack with work on the Oculus Quest.

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How to Watch Oculus Connect 6 Keynotes Live in VR

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Oculus Connect 6 is fast approaching, and while today is technically the last day for registration , you can still follow along with the company’s annual developer conference next week both in and outside of VR. Oculus Venues, Image courtesy Oculus.

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GUIDE: How To Sideload Content On Oculus Quest Using SideQuest

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There’s been a lot of buzz over sideloading apps onto the Oculus Quest recently. This guide will run you through all the steps required to start sideloading content on your Oculus Quest. The Oculus Quest launched in May 2019 as a standalone headset.

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How To Play Oculus Go Games On Your Oculus Quest

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Looking for how to play Oculus Go on your Quest? Last week Facebook brought a selection of Oculus Go games to Oculus Quest. So how can you play Oculus Go games and apps on your Oculus Quest? Buy Compatible Oculus Go Games And Apps.

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The Best Oculus Quest Deal for Black Friday 2019

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We’re keeping an eye on the best Oculus Quest Black Friday 2019 deals, don’t blink or you might miss the best Quest sale of the year! The Best Oculus Quest Black Friday 2019 Deal. Image courtesy Oculus. SEE ALSO The Best Oculus Rift S Deal for Black Friday 2019.

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Campaign DLC Now Available For Arizona Sunshine On Oculus Quest

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The ‘Dead Man’ campaign DLC is now available for the Oculus Quest. Arizona Sunshine launched on the Oculus Quest in December last year, and has since been receiving the same post-launch DLC as the PC VR version month-by-month.

Facebook Reveals Official Oculus Link Cord Specifications

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Facebook revealed the official specifications for their upcoming Oculus Link cord today, which will be available to purchase for consumers later this year. ” In some cases, the cord will be able to charge the Quest while being used for Oculus Link.

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Best Oculus Quest Games And Apps To Sideload Via SideQuest

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So you’ve just got a brand new Oculus Quest, congratulations! But what are the best Oculus Quest apps to sideload? You might want to give our report on Oculus’ Content Guidelines and sideloading a read before you jump into the thick of it.

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Top 10 Oculus Quest Accessories And Add-Ons

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The Oculus Quest is one of the hottest VR headsets available on the market right now. Official Oculus Link Cord. It is available to buy on the accessories page of the Oculus Quest store online for $79. . Oculus Quest Headphones.

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Oculus Link Beta Livestream: Playing Rift Games On Quest!

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For today’s livestream we’re going to take Oculus Quest for a spin plugged into our PC to try out the Oculus Link Beta. The feature makes your PC think your Quest is a Rift S which means you can play games on Steam or Oculus Home just fine.

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