Viveport FAQ - Getting Started with Windows Mixed Reality

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Viveport FAQ - Getting Started with Windows Mixed Reality

Windows Mixed Reality is a mixed reality platform introduced as part of the Windows 10 operating system, which provides holographic and mixed reality experiences with compatible head-mounted displays.

 

VIVEPORT supports all the WMR devices such as; VIVE Cosmos, Samsung Odyssey+, HP WMR, Lenovo Explorer, Acer WMR, Dell Visor. 

 

Hardware and Software Requirements: 

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Hardware requirements:

  • CPU: Intel Mobile Core i5 (e.g. 7200U) Dual-Core with Hyperthreading equivalent
  • GPU: Integrated Intel® HD Graphics 620 (GT2) equivalent or greater DX12 API Capable GPU
  • RAM: 8GB+ Dual Channel required for integrated Graphics
  • HDMI: HDMI 1.4 or DisplayPort 1.2 for 60Hz head-mounted displays
  • HDMI: HDMI 2.0 or DisplayPort 1.2 for 90Hz head-mounted displays
  • HDD: 100GB+ SSD (Preferred) / HDD
  • USB: USB 3.0 Type-A or USB 3.1 Type-C Port with DisplayPort Alternate Mode
  • Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.0 for accessories (NOT included in most WMR devices)

Operating system requirements:

  • Windows 10 version 17688.0 or higher required
  • Windows architecture X64 required

Software requirements:

  • Mixed Reality Portal,  downloadable via Windows 10 Store.  
  • VIVEPORT Desktop App, Click here to download.  
  • Windows Mixed Reality for SteamVR, downloadable via Steam.  

Other requirements:

  • Some WMR devices requires 4* 2A batteries that is not included at purchase.  
  • If you are setting up your WMR for the first time, it will require you to go to Bluetooth & other devices to add both of your controllers.  

To connect your WMR device to VIVEPORT: 

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To connect your WMR device to VIVEPORT, you need to follow the below steps:

  1. Make sure that your hardware, OS, and software meet the Requirements
  2. Download VIVEPORT Desktop app
  3. Follow the install process and create an VIVEPORT account
  4. Restart your computer after the install process
  5. Launch Windows Mixed reality portal, and VIVEPORT Desktop App to start browsing for WMR compatible titles.  

What titles are available for WMR?

You can check whether a title is compatible with Windows Mixed Reality by hovering over its title card on the Viveport homepage. You can also visit the game’s detail page and check under the “supported headset” information.  Additionally, you can browse for compatible titles by checking the “Windows Mixed Reality” box under the Headset search menu.

 

 

-SuperNikoPower
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