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  1. J

    The last train of Microsoft

    In my opinion there's a tech company could compete with Oculus, and that's company is Microsoft. Microsoft has money for compete in the price, one the main obstacle for other companies are the money. The price is very important for the mass market and It's one the reason of successful of Quest...
  2. J

    The state of VR technology

    The Virtual Reality Technology is crossing a time very strange for us hardcore gamers. VR is grown like adoption thanks a Quest 2, that It's a amazing device for quality/price. Meanwhile the VR technology seems stopped. Ok, so We have streaming solution like Air Link/Virtual Desktop, rather...
  3. F

    Snagged a G2

    HP gave me a $75 off coupon for Canadian store. GRAD75. Pushed me over the edge. Paid for the taxes I guess. Love my Odyssey+ and feel I need a better GPU, but many have said they enjoy their G2 with equal or lesser. I am obviously familiar with the WMR environment some I am looking forward to...
  4. D

    Rumor: Valve's Next VR Hardware and (Possible) Handheld

    Recently, two videos have been posted regarding Valve's next steps for VR. One is from Tyler McVicker. The other is from Thrillseeker. I haven't seen much discussion of this online except for a few news outlets that report on rumors and leaks, so I wanted to get people's opinions here...
  5. F

    FSP/Frame Time app stuck on. Help.

    I am having a hard time with a FPS/frame time overlay. It is shown partially at the bottom of the screen. I can't seem to access it and or shut it off. It doesn't seem to be part of my FPSVR app as I have tried every option in that app and found no change. Anyways I am stuck and if you can help...
  6. F

    Quest2 and other VR headset multiplayer?

    Have a friend just purchase a Q2. Can we play games together?
  7. Conman

    Next Valve Index VR headset may be wireless

    "Wireless Valve Index VR headsets could be on the way, if a recently granted patent in the US is anything to go by. The document details both a standalone device — like the Oculus Quest 2 — as well as a wireless version that would connect to an external device such as a PC."...
  8. D

    Just purchased Valve Index, want to display VR view on TV in other room

    Hey folks. I just purchased the Valve index, and my PC room is too small so I am running a 15 foot extension out to my living room. I would like to have my desktop display the VR view onto my TV in there so people can see what the person in VR is viewing. Does anyone have any advice on how to...
  9. G

    Rumoured; Apple’s Dual 8K VR Headset

    Obviously a rumor at this point but there is reason to believe it is coming. https://uploadvr.com/apple-headset-specs-price/
  10. A

    Best Simulation peripherals? Driving, flying, etc.

    So, what are your go to devices for games like Microsoft Flight Simulator, Elite Dangerous, Assetto Corsa, etc. Steering wheels, flight sticks, and any other devices you can think of.
  11. MavericK

    Nvidia Hotfix Driver 461.33 - Fix for VR Stuttering Part 1

    https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5152 https://international-gfe.download.nvidia.com/Windows/461.33hf/461.33-desktop-notebook-win10-64bit-international.hf.exe Doesn't address the stuttering when using monitoring tools (I had a lot of issues with RGB software services causing...
  12. M

    Oculus Quest 2

    Might as well start an owners thread since there is not one yet. I have used my Quest 2 a little bit for now and here are my impressions coming from CV1. First, the image is absolutely beautiful. There is still just a hint of SDE but it is equivalent to what you see in 27" 1080p monitor. Like...
  13. MavericK

    RTX 3080 vs Radeon 6800 XT - VR testing

    Didn't see a thread for this so I figured I would start one. Others can post similar articles as well if desired. https://babeltechreviews.com/vr-wars-the-rx-6800-xt-vs-the-rtx-3080-15-vr-games-performance-benchmarked/ Seems like the 3080 is on top in most tests, trading blows in others.
  14. M

    Another VR collection available at Humble Bundle for next couple of weeks. (november 2020)

    Containing games like Creed and Walking Dead Saints & Sinners for about 15€. Very nice. https://www.humblebundle.com/games/fall-vr
  15. MavericK

    Amazing VR bundle @ Humble Bundle

    Some really great games on there for the price. I already have many of them but if you don't, this is a steal. https://www.humblebundle.com/games/fall-vr
  16. lostinseganet

    DecaGear! A new VR headset competitor enters the ring..., but it seems a little sus

    https://www.roadtovr.com/decagear-vr-headset-megadodo-simulation-games/ https://www.deca.net/decagear/#home 2,160 × 2,160 (4.6MP) per-eye resolution at 90Hz + 2 hand controllers + 1 hip tracker? This headset set looks great but at $450... It looks too good to be true.
  17. MavericK

    VR Benchmarks for 3080 and 3090 (Vive Pro)

    Might be of interest to some: https://babeltechreviews.com/vr-wars-the-rtx-3080-vs-the-rtx-3090-fcat-vr-performance-benchmarked/
  18. C

    Which VR headset to buy in 2020?

    Leaning towards the Valve Index but not sure if it's the best option. Will be pairing this with prescription lenses for it. Don't think any model can fit glasses inside right now? Thanks in advance.
  19. F

    Project Cars 3

    It is getting a bit panned on reviews. So how is the VR? Is it an improvement? I am thinking it should be as it would have been designed from the ground up? No? I personally found PC2 very good with VR. A really good piece of software IMO. Thoughts?
  20. F

    FS 2020

    Any word on the street how this performs? What to expect etc... Seems to struggle with 1080p Ultra, so a bit curious how it will play out.
  21. A

    Good lord, prescription lens inserts are an incredible game changer!

    Recently purchased a pair of the WidmoVR prescription lens inserts and it's like a brand new system. I thought that since I was near-sighted that it wouldn't really affect me much, but the different is incredibly significant. Took a shot in the dark and these things are AMAZING. If you need...
  22. Aegir

    Year of the Desktop VR? How many more iterations will it take before VR is flawless?

    And what defines a "flawless" experience? Visuals? Hand controls? Foot controls? Tactile force-feedback? What will be the breaking point of when VR becomes better than reality? What features would you like to see improved, besides visual clarity? And what features don't exist yet that should...
  23. Armenius

    HP Reverb G2

    HP has just launched a new VR headset developed in conjunction with Microsoft and Valve. The headset sports a resolution of 2160x2160 per eye on 2" x 2.89" LCD screens with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. It promises "infinite" tracking area with 4 cameras in the headset. IPD adjustment is...
  24. modi123

    High IPD - am I out of the VR game before I started?

    With some down time on my hands I've been looking at getting a VR set. Knowing I have a big ol' noggin I measured my IPD (inter pupil distance) with a ruler and a mirror and got a 75mm. Seems that falls well above most of the given IPD for headsets. Anyone with a high IPD using a headset to...
  25. R

    "Sweet Spot"

    I'm pretty happy with my Lenovo Explorer, especially with the limited VR gaming I do. That said my main complaint with it is how tiny the "sweet spot" is when positioning the HMD. a centimeter in any direction causes everything to go pretty blurry. I don't have the funds for an Index, but is...
  26. Armenius

    Automobilista 2

    Came across these VR videos of vintage F1 in the Early Access release of Automobilista 2, and holy hell this is the best thing I've ever seen (aside from the lens flare :banghead:). The EA was just released a couple weeks ago. The first game flew under my radar, but this definitely has my...
  27. N

    TRANSPOSE

    Free this weekend on STEAM. Haven't tried it. Just picked up an Odyssey plus and am on search for some VR games. https://store.steampowered.com/app/835950/Transpose/
  28. C

    Valve Index In Stock at 10am PDT 3/9

    Going to sell out very quickly because Coronavirus is as bad for virtual reality, as it is for reality reality.
  29. VanGoghComplex

    Beat Saber is Awesome - I need new arms

    I know this is likely to be ancient news to most, but I don't have any friends who VR and wanted to share. For whatever reason, I held off a long time on buying Beat Saber. I think I was harboring some kind of grudge against it for being such a simple, "casual" game. A couple days ago, I finally...
  30. P

    Humble Bundle VR sale

    Humble currently has a fantastic bundle chock-full of VR's best games...the first payment tier starts at $1 and gets you Cosmic Trip and Smashbox Arena, both of which have 'Very Positive' user reviews on Steam...the next tier gets you Gorn, Budget Cuts, and Space Pirate Trainer...lastly, there's...
  31. E

    Humble VR Bundle

    Hey guys, saw this went up and immediately picked it up https://www.humblebundle.com/games/vr-bundle $1 or more Smashbox arena and cosmic trip More than average $14 currently Gorn!, Space trainer!, and Budget Cuts! 15 or more Superhot VR and Moss I have been wanting to get all of the mid...
  32. viivo

    Does the Rift S possess any features that would make it a must-have over the Odyssey+?

    Prices notwithstanding, is there anything about the Rift S which makes it objectively better than the Odyssey+, or anything about the Odyssey which makes it worse?
  33. MavericK

    The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners

    Haven't picked this up yet, but may check it out with my Boneworks refund money. A bit more expensive, but apparently a lot more "game" than Boneworks from what I've heard. Anyone have any experience with this one? It's getting some pretty rave reviews.
  34. L

    VR Core Scaling (specifically 6 vs 8). Any data?

    From the information I've been able to find there is a suggestion that VR does have some more scaling with core count relative to conventional gaming. Well at least in terms of benefiting more from having >4c/8t more so than conventional gaming. What I'm unable to find is more direct...
  35. NoxTek

    Oculus Rift 2017, Best VR games?

    So I've had a 2017 era Rift kit sitting unopened in the box for over a year now. This is the version immediately previous to the Rift S and Quest releases. What games or apps are must haves or must experience in your opinion? Keep in kind that I can't do S or Quest exclusive titles - they...
  36. C

    HTC Vive Pro Headset Permanently Reduced to $600

    https://www.roadtovr.com/htc-vive-pro-headset-permanently-reduced-to-600/ A long time coming, and still missed the mark. Not at least matching the Index is a massive mistake. Will help the used market buyers at least!
  37. ibex333

    Is VR even worth it?

    My B-Day is coming up and I want to make myself a present. Whatever in $500-700 range should be ok, IF it's actually worth it. I did a quick Google search, and it doesn't look like theres very many "good" VR games out there.. i'm talking truly AAA titles like Fallout 4 or Resident Evil 7. I...
  38. babelmh13

    Oculus Quest - Chromecast

    Having an issue where my oculus quest can only see my chromecast ultra if its on my 2.4ghz channel of my router, and not if i set everything up on my 5ghz channel... Anyone else experience this? I am able to see the chromecast ultra and cast youtube from my phone on the 5ghz channel though...
  39. Youn

    Quest Hand Tracking

    users can now open a browser and flip Facebook the bird Shame there isn't a launch game, but could be they sorta cracked the code earlier than expected. Does this put Knuckles to shame, will we always want a controller for that tactile feel or haptics? I can't imagine gun hand gestures to be...
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