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Oculus for PC

Oculus for PC

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About Oculus For PC

Oculus is an Android application that was published by Oculus VR on the Google Play Store May 1, 2018. It is available for Android users. Oculus is so beloved that it has been downloaded more than 500k times. DesktopTwo has the latest version of Oculus v 17.0.0.4.197, which is 37.04 MB in size.

You can actually run Oculus for PC. However, emulator software must first be installed on your Windows/MAC. Before you install the emulator check the minimum system requirements and the recommended system requirements. They may change depending on which version of the emulator you choose. We recommend that the emulator be downloaded in its latest version. Below you will find three free Android emulators that we have shortlisted based on their popularity:

How to Install Oculus for PC

BlueStacks

Minimum
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 7 and above.
  • Processor: Intel or AMD Processor.
  • RAM: Your PC must have at least 4GB of RAM. (Note that having 4GB or more disk space is not a substitute for RAM)
  • Storage: 5GB Free Disk Space.
  • You must be an Administrator on your PC.
Recommended:
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel or AMD Multi-Core Processor with Single Thread benchmark score > 1000.
  • Graphics: Intel/Nvidia/ATI, Onboard or Discrete controller with benchmark score >= 750.
  • Please ensure Virtualization is enabled on your PC/Laptop.
  • RAM: 8GB or higher
  • Storage: SSD (or Fusion/Hybrid Drives)
  • Internet: Broadband connection to access games, accounts and related content.

Up to date graphics drivers from Microsoft or the chipset vendor.

  • Bluestacks official website is the best place to start. BluesStacks version 5 is now available. It is approximately 400MB.
  • Once the download is done, click on the Bluestacks set up file to install it on your Windows PC. Follow the on-screen instructions and install it accordingly.
  • Next, use the desktop shortcut to launch emulator and sign in with Google.
  • Now, head over to Bluestacks home screen and click on the Google Play Store icon.
  • Search for Oculus by hitting the Google Play search button
  • You can download Oculus directly from the Play Store. Click the Install option to complete the downloading.

NoxPlayer

Minimum
  • Operating System: Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, and DirectX 9.0c
  • Processor: At least dual-core processor, both Intel, and AMD are OK
  • Video: Supports Open GL 2.0 or above
  • Memory: 1.5 GB RAM
Recommended
  • Operating System: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
  • Processor: Multiple core processors which support VT-x or AMB-V Virtualization Technology, better performance with this function enabled
  • Video: The higher performance, the better
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM

Storage: 1 GB available under installation path, 1.5GB available hard drive space

Internet: Broadband Internet connection

  • NoxPlayer is available for download from the official website. NoxPlayer 3.0 is available. It is about 600 MB in size.
  • Now install the emulator using the downloaded setup file. Follow the screen instructions to install NoxPlayer.
  • Start Nox Android emulator, and log in with Google when asked.
  • Click on Google Play Store and navigate to the search box to search Oculus. Once found, click on the Install button to install Oculus for PC.
  • Sideload APK is a way to get Oculus from Google Play Store.
  • Start Oculus on your home screen and get started right away on your PC

MEmu

Minimum
  • 2 cores x86/x86_64 Processor (Intel or AMD CPU)
  • WinXP SP3 / Win7 / Win8 / Win10 (Not recommended to run on Server/Enterprise)
  • Latest Windows DirectX 11 / Graphics driver with OpenGL 2.0
  • Hardware Virtualization Technology (Intel VT-x/AMD-V) shall be enabled in BIOS
  • 2GB of RAM (4GB for x64 system)
  • 5GB of hard disk free space
Recommended
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10 with VT Enabled
  • CPU: Single Thread PassMark score > 1500 (Intel/AMD Multi-Core).
  • Graphics: Intel/Nvidia/ATI, Onboard or Discrete controller with PassMark score > 750.
  • Latest Windows DirectX 11 / Graphics driver with OpenGL 4.5 or higher
  • RAM: 8GB or higher
  • HDD: SSD, 10GB of hard disk free space
  • Internet: Broadband connection with low latency for FPS games
  • MEmuPlay is available on the official website. NoxPlayer Version 7.5 has been released.
  • After downloading is complete, install MEmu emulator to your PC. Follow the instructions and continue clicking on the Next button until reaching the final step.
  • Next, use the desktop shortcut to find the MEmu Play emulator. Launch it. Once you're done, you will be asked to log in using Google.
  • MEmu Play requires you to log on using your Google account. It will automatically sync your Google Account to MEmu Play when you log in. Start the Google Play Store, click on the icon and type Oculus into the search box.
  • Once you have found Oculus in the search results, click on the Install button. Sideloading APK can be done by downloading the .APK file directly from this page, and opening it with MEmu if you wish to skip the previous step.
  • After the installation of Oculus, you're all set to use the app on PC
No matter which Android emulator you use, the steps for installing, configuring, and running Oculus on your PC are the exact same.
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Frequently Asked Questions:

Is Oculus available for PC?

No, but you can still download Oculus for PC.

Can I download Oculus?

Yes, you can either download the APK or from Google Play Store inside an emulator.

How do I install Oculus on Windows 10?

You can follow the install steps of any of the three emulators listed above.

How can I download Oculus on PC without Emulator like BlueStacks?

No, you cannot download Oculus on PC without Emulator unless available in the Microsoft Windows store.