You can view 360 or 3D panoramic videos you’ve recorded in Oculus Video on your Oculus Rift S or Rift.

360 videos

To view a 360 video in Oculus Video on your Rift S or Rift:

  1. Find the 360 video you want to watch.
  2. Add "_360" to the end of the file name (example: test_360.mp4).
  3. Move the video to the Windows Videos folder on your PC computer.
  4. Open the Oculus app on your computer, open Oculus Video, and put on your headset.
  5. Select My Videos and then select the video you added.
Panoramic Videos

To view a 3D panoramic video in Oculus Video on your Rift S or Rift:

  1. Find the 3D panoramic video you want to watch.
  2. Add one of the following stereoscopic video support types to the end of the file name:
    Top-bottomBottom-topLeft-rightRight-left
    [video name]_360_TB.[file type][video name]_360_BT.[file type][video name]_360_LR.[file type][video name]_360_RL.[file type]
  3. Move the video to the Windows Videos folder on your computer.
  4. Put on your headset and open Oculus Video.
  5. Select My Videos and then select the video you added.

Note: For 3D panoramic videos, we recommend the following specifications:

Resolution:

  • 3840x1920 resolution at 30 FPS
  • 2048x2048 resolution at 60 FPS

Bitrate:

  • 20 Mb/s
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