Oculus Mobile App

To set up your Oculus Quest 2, you'll need a smartphone with the Oculus companion app. The minimum OS requirements for phones to run the Oculus companion app are:

  • Apple iOS 10+

  • Android 5.0+

Once you finish the initial set up, you'll be able to do everything in your Oculus Quest 2 headset.

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The Oculus mobile app acts as a companion to your Oculus headset. With the mobile app you can:

  • Stay notified of sales and upcoming releases.

  • Buy, download, and remote-install VR apps.

  • Browse and manage your VR apps.

  • Customize your device settings.

  • Cast your VR experience to your phone or any Chromecast enabled device.

  • Set up your Quest or Go headset.

System Requirements

The minimum OS requirements for phones to run the Oculus app are:

  • Apple iOS 10+

  • Android 5.0+

With the Oculus app, you can set up your headset, browse VR games and apps and customize your device settings.

Download the App:




Additional Notes
  • Your phone must be connected to Wi-Fi and have Bluetooth turned on to use the mobile app to set up your Oculus Quest.

  • If you aren't prompted to download the mobile app initially, but run into any issues during the set up process while you're in-VR, you can use the app to complete your setup.

  • If you install the Oculus app on an unsupported device, you may experience issues setting up your Oculus Quest.

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Oculus Quest 2, Quest and Go

To change the language for the Oculus app on your phone:

The language you see in the Oculus app will be based off the language you select in your phone settings. If the language you select from your phone settings isn’t supported in the Oculus app, the language in the Oculus app will default to an Oculus-supported language in your location. If there isn’t an Oculus-supported language available in your location, it’ll default to English.

The Oculus app supports the following languages:

  • Czech

  • Danish

  • Dutch

  • German

  • Greek

  • English (US)

  • English (UK)

  • Finnish

  • French

  • Italian

  • Japanese

  • Korean

  • Norwegian

  • Polish

  • Portuguese (Brazil)

  • Portuguese (Portugal)

  • Romanian

  • Russian

  • Spanish (Spain)

  • Spanish (LATAM)

  • Swedish

  • Turkish

  • Simplified Chinese

  • Traditional Chinese (Hong Kong)

  • Traditional Chinese (Taiwan)


Oculus Rift S and Rift

To change the language for the Oculus app on your PC computer:

  1. Open the Oculus app on your computer.

  2. Select Settings in the left menu.

  3. Select the General tab.

  4. Next to Language Preference, click to select your language.


Gear VR

To change the language for the Oculus app on your Samsung Android Phone:

The language you see in the Oculus app will be based off the language you select in your Android phone settings. If the language you select from your phone settings isn’t supported in the Oculus app, the language in the Oculus app will default to an Oculus-supported language in your locale. If there isn’t an Oculus-supported language available in your locale, it’ll default to English.

The Oculus app for Android supports the following languages:

  • Czech

  • Danish

  • German

  • Greek

  • English (US)

  • English (UK)

  • Spanish (Spain)

  • Spanish

  • Finnish

  • French (France)

  • French (Canada)

  • Italian

  • Japanese

  • Korean

  • Norwegian

  • Dutch

  • Dutch (Belgium)

  • Polish

  • Portuguese (Brazil)

  • Portuguese (Portugal)

  • Romanian

  • Russian

  • Swedish

  • Turkish

  • Vietnamese

  • Simplified Chinese

  • Traditional Chinese (Hong Kong)

  • Traditional Chinese (Taiwan)

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Oculus Quest 2, Quest or Go

To turn Oculus recommendation notifications on or off:

  1. Open the Oculus app on your phone.
  2. Tap your profile picture in the top left.
  3. Tap Account Settings and then tap bell Notifications.
  4. Tap the toggle next to Oculus recommendation notifications to turn them on or off.

To turn Oculus recommendation notifications on or off for Gear VR:

  1. Open the Oculus app on your phone.
  2. Tap menu More and then tap Notification Preferences.
  3. Tap to turn Oculus recommendation notifications on or off.
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Uninstalling for Oculus Quest 2, Quest or Go

To uninstall the Oculus app from your Android phone:

  1. From your phone’s home screen, go to Settings.
  2. Tap Apps.
  3. Scroll down and tap the Oculus app and then Uninstall.

To uninstall the Oculus app from your iPhone:

  1. From your iPhone’s home screen, find the Oculus app.
  2. Tap and hold the Oculus app until it shakes and is marked with a small X in the top left corner of the app.
  3. Tap the X and then tap Delete to uninstall the Oculus app.


Uninstalling for Samsung Gear VR

To uninstall the Oculus app from your Android phone:

  1. From your phone’s home screen, go to Settings
  2. Tap Apps
  3. Scroll down and tap the application and then Uninstall on the following:
    • Oculus
    • Oculus VR
    • Oculus System Activities
    • Oculus System Driver
    • Oculus Rooms
    • Oculus App Runtime
    • Oculus Browser
    • Oculus Media Plugin
    • Oculus Home
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