If you are exploring using OMS for your institution, or if you have been given access to use the OMS platform at distance, you might have questions about what hardware (computer, VR headsets etc) that you will need.

Without any VR equipment, OMS also runs on a regular computer screen (flat screen)

Flat Screen Requirements

General

  • Desktop or laptop computers (mobile devices like phones and tablets and Chromebooks are not supported)

  • PC and Mac compatible

  • Web App access through latest version of Chrome

Computers and Operating Systems

PC

  • Windows 10 OSIntel i5 or above

  • 8GB RAM

  • Integrated graphics card

  • Storage: minimum 15 GB free space for installation and running

Mac

  • Sierra OS and above

  • Intel i5 or above

  • 8GB RAM

  • Integrated graphics card

  • Storage: minimum 15 GB free space for installation and running

  • OMS is also compatible with Mac M1 computers. See this article for more details.

Virtual Reality Requirements

VR Headsets

  • Oculus Rift S (Touch Controllers included as standard)

  • Oculus Rift (Touch Controllers included as standard)

  • Oculus Quest + Oculus Link (beta)

Computers and Operating Systems

  • Gaming/VR-ready desktop or laptop PC*

  • Operating system: Windows 10 (Mac does not support VR equipment)

  • Graphics Card - NVIDIA GTX1080 or RTX2070 (RTX2080 recommended)

  • CPU - Intel i7 required (i9 recommended)

  • Memory - 16GB+ RAM required

  • Video Output for Rift S: Compatible miniDisplay Port

  • USB Ports for Rift S: 2 x USB 3.0 ports

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