Oculus Rooms lets you hang out with your friends in VR. In your personal room, you can customize the way things look and invite friends to play games, watch videos, or open apps together.


Getting Started

To download Oculus Rooms:

  1. On your Oculus Go or Samsung Gear VR, select Search from bottom right of your home screen menu.
  2. Type Rooms into the search field and select Go.
  3. Select Oculus Rooms and then Download.

Note: Oculus Rooms can not be used on Android phones running Android software version 5.0-5.1.1 (Lollipop) or lower. In order to use Oculus Rooms, you must upgrade your Android software to version 6.0 (Marshmallow) or higher.


Customizing Your Room

You can customize the following in your room:

  • Walls and floor
  • Furniture
  • Sky
  • Photos on the wall
  • Time and length of day.

To customize your room:

  1. Put on your Oculus Go or Samsung Gear VR headset.
  2. From your library, open Oculus Rooms.
  3. From the on-screen tablet, select Customize Room.

Joining and Leaving a Party in Your Room

To meet in your party’s room:

  1. Put on your Oculus Go or Samsung Gear VR headset.
  2. From Home, select the People tab from the main toolbar.
  3. Select Friends.
  4. From your friends list, select next to the people you'd like to invite to your party and room.
  5. Select the Party tab to join your party, view pending invitations, and meet in your room.

Once your friends accept your invite, they’ll join your party in your Oculus Room.

To leave a party:

  1. From Home, select the People tab from the main toolbar.
  2. Select Friends.
  3. Select the Party tab
  4. Select the red telephone icon to leave the party.

Games and Activities in Rooms

Once you join a room, you can go to the following areas to do things together with your friends:

  • Games Table: Pick a game to play with friends in your party.
    • Pairs
    • Lights
    • Reversi
    • Chess
    • Checkers
    • Words
  • Media Area:
    • TV: Browse and view Facebook videos together.
    • Music: Browse and listen to music together.
    • App Launcher: Pick a multiplayer game or app to launch together.
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