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Major lag with Oculus VR

SWEEPER_92SWEEPER_92 Posts: 2
NerveGear
The moment I plug in my Oculus Rift headset all things that rely on a wireless internet connection go super slow or even stop working all together. I struggle to play VR online games due to super high ping such as Pavlov as I often find I have a ping of 254. I can't use my computer for the internet with the headset plugged in or stream YouTube videos if I'm near it. I suspect the headset is interfering with Wi-Fi signals (or something like that) and want to know if there's an easier way to cure my high ping instead of waiting hours for it to smooth out?

Answers

  • AlextendedAlextended Posts: 50
    Brain Burst
    edited March 1
    If you're using a USB Wi-Fi dongle it's probably that you're overloading your USB bandwidth rather than any interference.
  • SWEEPER_92SWEEPER_92 Posts: 2
    NerveGear
    My PC has a built in one. Do you recon the same problem could happen to that one?
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