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Newbie question

FeshtyVRFeshtyVR Posts: 3
NerveGear
Just bought the Oculus Quest today. Complete newb to VR. My understanding was that bluetooth is only required for the set up and once set up, bluetooth can be turned off? When i turn off bluetooth it tells me to enable it again? No big deal but i rarely use bluetooth on my phone so just wondering do i need to leave it on permanently in order to use the quest? 

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  • FeshtyVRFeshtyVR Posts: 3
    NerveGear
    Also, with regards wifi. If i take the quest to someone elses house then i need to connect to their wifi right? 
  • enigma01enigma01 Posts: 825
    3Jane
    I don’t think the Bluetooth on the headset can be disabled, I believe it’s also used to communicate with the controllers. Regarding WiFi, I’ve took my Quest to my parents and still been able to play games (as long as they aren’t ones requiring internet connection) and didn’t have to connect to their WiFi. 
  • SteveG7RTASteveG7RTA Posts: 155
    Art3mis
    If you do take your Quest to someone else’s house & decide you would like to cast it to your phone/tablet (so you can see what the other person is watching) then both devices will need to be connected to their WiFi (& they must also have the internet, so you can’t take your own router without connecting it to the net)
    otherwise, as enigma01 said, it will work without WiFi / internet 
  • AlbinHyperAlbinHyper Posts: 2
    NerveGear
    edited November 2019
    Do i need a Windows to download games on the Oculus quest
  • AlbinHyperAlbinHyper Posts: 2
    NerveGear
    I just ask because i dont have it yet not even an VR but i want to know because i want to buy it but fint know if i can
  • SpuzzumSpuzzum Posts: 843
    3Jane
    Do i need a Windows to download games on the Oculus quest
    No, you download directly to the Quest. You can either browse and purchase apps/games through the website, the app on the phone, or the headset itself. You then install directly to the headset.
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