Are you looking for the steps to cast Oculus Quest 2 on Samsung TV? If so, you have landed at the right place, as today we will discuss how you can achieve it.
Oculus Quest 2 is a VR headset from Meta that supports games and applications. It also comes with many good features. One of the best features is Cast which let you view VR screen on your other device.
It comes in handy when you want to show what you see VR to other users. It is quite useful for local multiplayer games. If you own a Samsung TV, check out the steps to cast it on your TV.
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Cast Meta Quest 2 to Samsung TV Via Chromecast
If you have a Chromecast or your TV has Chromecast built into it, you can easily cast Oculus Quest on your Samsung TV. For those unfamiliar, Chromecast is a streaming device which itself is equal to a Smart TV but without display. It is quite fast and also support Cast or screen mirror function.
Step 1: First connect your Samsung TV or Chromecast and Meta Oculus Quest 2 to same WiFi.
Step 2: Press the Oculus/Meta button on the controller to open the universal menu.
Step 3: Select Camera > Cast using the controller.
Step 4: Choose your TV or Chromecast device from the list. The TV will appear only if it is supported. Follow other methods if its not supported.
Step 5: Once you select your TV from the list, Quest 2 will start casting to your Samsung TV.
Step 6: To stop casting Quest 2, go to the Camera > Cast option and choose Stop Casting.
Note: If your Samsung TV does not have Chromecast built-in, you need to connect a Chromecast to your TV. To do so, plug the Chromecast into a HDMI port on the TV. Next, connect Chromecast and Quest 2 to the same WiFi. Now, follow the same steps.
If you don’t have Chromecast, you can also make use of Firestick. In Firestick there are many third party apps that allow casting.
Cast Oculus Quest 2 To Samsung TV Using AirPlay (iPhone/iPad)
Another way to cast Oculus Quest 2 to your Samsung smart TV is to connect to your iPad or iPhone’s Oculus app and then Airplay your phone to the Samsung TV. Here’s how you can achieve it:
Step 1: First of all, connect your TV, iPhone, and Quest 2 to same WiFi.
Step 2: Open the App Store and install the Meta Quest app on your iPhone/iPad.
Step 3: Once downloaded, open the app and sign in to your Oculus account. The same account used to setup Quest 2.
Step 4: Open Control Center on your iPhone or iPad.
Step 5: Click on the Screen Mirroring tile, then select your Samsung TV. It will start casting your iPhone content to your TV. Here you can find a detailed guide.
Step 6: Now open the Meta Quest app on your iPhone and tap the Cast icon at top right corner. You can also find it in Menu.
Step 7: Now choose your iPhone and tap on Start button. You will see a confirmation on your Quest 2, here select Oculus/Meta quest app.
Now, Oculus Quest 2 will start casting to your iPhone/iPad which will also be shared on Samsung TV since you already enabled the screen mirror from iPhone to TV.
Cast Oculus Quest 2 to Samsung TV via Android Phone
You can also use your Android phone as a medium to cast Meta Quest 2 to Samsung TV.
It’s the same as the iPhone method. The only different is the steps to cast from Android phone to Samsung TV. If you have Galaxy Phone you can use Smart View to mirror your phone to Samsung TV. Both Android phone and Samsung TV must be connected to same WiFi.
If you have a non-Galaxy phone, you can search for Cast/mirror/project in your Phone Settings or in Quick Panel and then start casting. You can check the detailed guide to mirror Android phone to Samsung TV.
Step 1: After you Mirror your Phone screen to Samsung TV, connect Meta Oculus Quest 2 to same WiFi network.
Step 2: Install the Meta Quest/Oculus app on your Android Phone.
Step 3: Once installed, open the Quest app and set up the app using your Meta Quest account.
Step 4: In the app tap the Cast icon at top right corner. You can also find it in Menu.
Step 5: Now tap on Start button. You will see a confirmation on your Quest 2, here select Oculus/Meta quest app.
When you select Meta Quest app, VR headset content will display on your Phone and TV as well.
Cast Oculus Quest 2 to Samsung TV via PC
If you have a PC, you can also use it to cast Meta Quest 2 content on your Samsung TV. First you need to Mirror your Windows PC to Samsung TV. To do this all three devices must be connected to same WiFi network.
Press Windows+K on your PC to bring Cast option. It will look for available devices where you will find your TV. Click on your Samsung TV and then allow on your TV. The screen mirroring will start.
Now on your PC go to oculus.com/casting and sign in with your Meta Quest login details. Keep the page open.
Now on your Quest 2 controller press Meta/Oculus button to open Menu. Choose Camera > Cast and select your PC from the list.
The Oculus Quest 2 display will now cast to your Windows PC browser as well as your Samsung TV. You can click on expand icon in browser to display the content in full screen.
So these are some ways to cast Meta Quest 2 to Samsung TV.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I Cast Quest 2 to a Non-Samsung TV?
Yes, you can cast your Meta Quest 2 to Non-Samsung TV as well. If it supports Chromecast, you can directly cast to TV. If not, you can follow other alternatives.
Can I Cast Oculus Quest 2 to my Samsung TV without Chromecast?
Yes, you can cast Oculus Quest 2 to your Samsung TV without the Chromecast. To do so, you need to mirror your Phone or PC to TV and then cast your Quest 2 to Phone or PC.
So, this is all about how you can cast Oculus Quest 2 on a Samsung Smart TV. I hope the article helped you cast the VR handset to a Samsung TV using at least one of the above methods.
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