Tag Archive: Oculus


Should you save up for the Oculus Quest or stick with the Go?

When it comes to VR headsets, we’ve used just about every single one, and one of the devices in this head-to-head is the future of VR.

Oculus Quest

Truly immersive

$ 399 at Oculus

Pros Supports six degrees of freedom Has two Touch controllers Supports Oculus Guardian tracking Has arena-scale tracking Doesn’t require a PC Cons Relatively high price tag Not as powerful as some similarly priced headsets

The Oculus Quest is an immersive and  [Read More…]

How to get the YouTube app for your Oculus Go

A couple of weeks ago, Oculus announced that an official YouTube app would be coming to your Oculus Go headset. Today the official YouTube VR app is finally live and available for download on every headset.

YouTube VR includes videos that range over a number of different genres. You can rock your socks off to 360° concerts, fly to the moon in a simulated flight, watch amazing documentaries, and so much more. Here’s how to grab it for  [Read More…]

Immerse yourself with the discounted Oculus Rift + Touch System for $349

Time to create a whole new backlog of video games!

Amazon has the Oculus Rift + Touch virtual reality system on sale for $ 349 right now, saving you $ 50 off its regular price. This deal is a price match of the lowest it’s ever been there, and is also available via Best Buy as an early Black Friday deal. It can regularly be found selling for $ 399.

This deal combines the Oculus Rift headset  [Read More…]

Best lens covers for your Oculus Go

While the Oculus Go is a great device for entertainment and playing some games, it’s going to spend most of its time on a shelf or not in use. Lens covers protect your headset from dust, sun damage, and other issues that can arise from leaving it unprotected. These lens covers will keep your device looking its best and also help prevent scuffs and other damage.

Good Fit Geekria Stretchable VR Lens Cover

This cover stretches to create  [Read More…]

Where to try an Oculus Go before you buy

If you’re looking to buy an Oculus Go, but you’ve never tried out virtual reality (VR) before, you might want to give it a try before you buy to see if it’s for you. We’ve got plenty of virtual reality experts and fans here at Android Central, and we want to help you get your hands on this device so you can have fun in a whole new world, or at least figure out if you shouldn’t.

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How to use Oculus Go in airplane mode

If you’re trying to take your Oculus Go with you on a plane you’re probably looking for the safest way to use your device in flight. Well, look no further. Here at Android Central, we specialize in answering all the tech-related questions you have, so read on below to see how to get your Oculus Go into airplane mode!

Products used in this guide Amazon: Oculus Go Headset ($ 199) How to turn off your W-iFi settings Select  [Read More…]

Increase immersion with Bluetooth headphones for the Oculus Go

We’re a virtual company made up of tech experts from across the globe. We’ve spent hours looking at all the best headsets and are always excited to look for the best wireless, Bluetooth-enabled options.

VICSOME True Wireless are currently the best headphones you’re going to find for your Oculus Go. From the noise-canceling abilities to their ability to seem like they’re not even there, these are the perfect fit for the best immersive experience for your virtual  [Read More…]

What to do when you brick your Oculus Go

Did you try to factory reset your Oculus Go and now you’ve found yourself with a lifeless shell of what your headset used to be? Before you go into a full panic mode, try out any of these solutions to see if they help you get your headset back up and working.

Products used in this guide Amazon: Oculus Go Headset ($ 199) Retailer: 2.0 Micro USB Nylon Braided Cable (2 pack) ($ 8.99) Factory reset the device  [Read More…]

Hardlight Blade shows off the Oculus Go’s limitations, but it’s a blast

Hardlight Blade makes you fend off killer robots with laser weapons… need we say more?

The Oculus Go is a great device for enjoying entertainment within an immersive environment, but it can be a platform for gaming if utilized correctly.

I’ve generally been underwhelmed with gaming on the Oculus Go, but every once in a while there’s a game that just gets it. Hardlight Blade brings laser weapon combat to the headset, has a simple control system,  [Read More…]

Here’s how to turn your Oculus Go into an external display for your PC

The Oculus Go is a portable VR system that gets rid of the need for cables while still offering a powerful and immersive experience. Thanks to a free app called Bigscreen, you can stream your PC’s display output to the Oculus Go, essentially making it an external display that you wear on your face.

Products Used In This Guide Amazon: Oculus Go (From $ 199) Steam: Bigscreen Beta for PC (Free) Oculus: Bigscreen Beta for Oculus Go (Free)  [Read More…]