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AMD Readon HD6800 series incompatibilities

Santiago3D
Level 2
hi, a friend lent me the oculus.
but I found that my video card is not compatible.
Oculus app asks me to update my card drivers, but I already have them updated, although I also found out that the drivers for the 6800 and 6900 range are discontinued.
I am a video game developer, in Argentina it is not enough to go buy a video card every two years ...
Is there a chance that I can run the Oculus? I am an independent video game developer, I have a good computer, with Windows 7 or Windows 10, but I cannot even install the Oculus software 😞
I will appreciate if you can guide me. I really want to live the experience of playing with the Oculus and making some games.

my greetings
Santiago


Radeon Software Version - 16.2.1
Radeon Software Edition - Crimson
Graphics Chipset - AMD Radeon HD 6800 Series
Memory Size - 2048 MB
Memory Type - GDDR5
Core Clock - 900 MHz
Windows Version - Windows 10
System Memory - 16 GB
CPU Type - Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500K CPU @ 3.30GHz

Radeon Settings Version - 2016.0226.1531.27895
Driver Packaging Version - 15.301.1901-160226a-299900E
Provider - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
2D Driver Version - 8.1.1.1533
Direct3D® Version - 9.14.10.1171
OpenGL® Version - 6.14.10.13417
OpenCL™ Version - 2.0.4.0
AMD Mantle Version - 9.1.10.99
AMD Mantle API Version - Not Available
AMD Audio Driver Version - 10.0.0.2



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Santiago3D
Level 2
hello?, is any body outhere?

JustAWanderer
Level 2
You definitely need a GPU upgrade there's a reason it's incompatible and that is because it can't handle VR at all I'd say go for a RX-570 or a 580 (or a 1050ti, if you fancy Nvidia's offerings) though there's some good news your i5-2500K is right on par with the i5-4590 that Oculus recommends

Santiago3D
Level 2
ahhh, thanks for the answer, here is to expensive the dollar, so i can't buy another GPU.

the strange thing, Oculus installation say, you need to upgrate your drivers
It will more easy if on the start the oculus app tell me, your video card is incompatible.

ok, thanks!