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Computer does not meet minimum requirements for Rift

yellowvalker
Level 2
I am not a computer wiz and I could use some help:

I am trying to connect my Oculus Quest to a new computer to be able to use the Oculus Link to play Rift games. I receive the message that my computer does not meet the minimum requirements to play Rift game which could affect my VR experience.  I am using a recommended 3rd party cable to connect the Quest and my Lenovo.  I can connect the two, but cannot control everything as one would expect.

My new Lenovo computer has the following specs:
  • Powered by latest 9th Generation Intel Hexa-Core i7-9750H Processor @ 2.60GHz(6 Cores, 12M Cache, up to 4.50 GHz), Powerful 6-core, twelve-way processing performance.
  • 17.3" FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS, 300nits, anti-glare, 60Hz Display; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 4GB Graphics
  • 16GB DDR4 2400 SDRAM Memory for full-power multitasking; 1TB 7200 rpm HDD + 256GB PCIE SSD offer enough storage for your files. Pci-e SSDs are great for major gaming applications, multiple servers, daily backups, and more.
  • 802.11AC (2 x 2) & Bluetooth 4.1; USB-C, 3 x USB 3.1 (Gen 1), Mini DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI 2.0, RJ45, Kensington lock, Audio combo jack
  • Windows 10 Home; Backlit Keyboard - US English
The minimum Rift computer spec requirements are:
ComponentRecommended SpecsMinimum Specs
ProcessorIntel i5-4590 / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X or greaterIntel i3-6100 / AMD Ryzen 3 1200, FX4350 or greater
Graphics CardNVIDIA GTX 1060 / AMD Radeon RX 480 or greaterNVIDIA GTX 1050 Ti / AMD Radeon RX 470 or greater
Alternative Graphics CardNVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD Radeon R9 290 or greaterNVIDIA GTX 960 4GB / AMD Radeon R9 290 or greater
Memory8GB+ RAM8GB+ RAM
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10
USB Ports1x USB 3.0 ports1x USB 3.0 port
Video OutputCompatible DisplayPort video outputCompatible miniDisplayPort video output (miniDisplayPort to DisplayPort adapter included with Rift S)

Please let me know what my computer is missing to enable me to play the Rift games on the Quest.  Thank you for your assistance.

Yellowvalker


2 REPLIES 2

enigma01
Level 10
There have been various posts about this error message appearing with people having GTX 1650, it appears Oculus have not whitelisted the GPU in the software, see this thread.  https://forums.oculusvr.com/community/discussion/84328/remove-banner-your-computer-doesnt-meet-rifts...

AngelosPikoulas
Level 2
Nividia claims 1650 is "up to 70% faster than the GTX 1050 on the latest games." and in practice, I can see a difference of 30% at least comparing my old 1050 to the 1650.

On oculus link 1050 is whitelisted and I wasn't getting this message, so not whitelisting 1650 is idiotic. Any workarounds around Compatibility.json anyone?