The VR industry is growing every year and Meta has a big contribution to it. Meta Quest 3 headset is the latest VR from the company and it comes with many improvements.
If you own a Meta Quest 3, there will be times when you will want to cast its screen to LG TV, Samsung TV or other brand TV. Fortunately, the Meta Quest 3 allows to cast its screen to other devices. But its not easy to cast to Smart TV. If you have been looking for the steps to cast your Meta Quest 3 headset on your TV, you have come to the right place.
How to Cast Meta Quest 3 to TV
You can use your Meta Quest 3 to display what you are viewing in VR on your TV screen for other people to enjoy what you are playing. Before we dig into the steps of how you can cast your Meta Quest 3 to your TV, there are a few things that you need to have.
- Smart TV
- Android or iOS Smartphone (Method 1)
- Windows PC (Method 2)
- Meta Quest 3
Method 1 – Cast Meta Quest 3 to Smart TV using Smartphone
The easy method to cast Meta Quest is by using your Android or iOS smartphone. Since most users will have a Smartphone, this will work for all of them. Also it takes less time to follow this process. You can follow the steps listed below.
Step 1: Check that your Meta Quest 3, your Smart TV and your Phone are connected to the same WiFi network. Also make sure the Meta Quest app is setup on your Phone.
Step 2: Now you need to screen mirror your phone to TV. Every phone has Cast or AirPlay option that you can use to mirror your phone to TV. Here is a detailed guide.
Step 4: Here tap the Cast icon at the top right corner or you will also find Cast option in Menu.
Step 5: Tap on Meta Quest 3 and it will show device connected to your VR. Select your phone and then tap Start.
That’s it. You can now view your Meta Quest 3 screen on your phone as well as your TV. Yes, for this you will need a high speed internet connection.
Method 2 – Cast Meta Quest 3 to TV using PC
If you have a PC, you can also use that to cast your Meta Quest 3 to your Smart TV. I will divide the guide in two parts, first mirroring PC to TV and then casting the Quest 3 to TV.
Mirror your PC Screen to Smart TV
Step 1: First connect your PC and Smart TV to same WiFi network.
Step 2: Press the Windows and K keys on your keyboard to pull the Cast menu.
Step 3: In the Cast menu you will find your smart TV. Select your TV from the list.
Your Windows PC screen will now be mirrored to your smart TV right away.
This was the first part of the process to cast your Meta Quest 3 to your Smart TV. Now, let’s take a look at the steps on how you can finish setting up the Meta Quest 3 to be cast to your TV screen.
Cast Meta Quest 3 through PC
Now the final part of casting your Meta Quest 3 is here. You can follow these steps to begin the Casting process from your Meta Quest 3 right away.
Step 1: Open web browser on your PC and head to Oclus.com/casting. Log in with your same Meta Oculus account and wear the headset. Make sure the Quest 3 is connected to same WiFi as well.
Step 2: On your Quest 3 controller press the Meta Quest button to open universal menu.
Step 3: Here select the Camera and then select Cast option.
Step 4: It will show the list of devices that allow casting. Choose your Computer from the list.
Step 5: The Meta Quest 3 screen will display on your PC browser. And it will also display on your TV as well.
At the bottom right corner, you can adjust settings and also expand the display to full screen.
This is how you can cast your Meta Quest 3’s screen onto your TV wirelessly.
For other supported devices, you can just follow the simple process. Just connect Meta Quest 3 and other device to same WiFi network, then from the Quest’s universal menu choose Camera > Cast > select your device.
This concludes the guide on how you can cast Meta Quest 3 headset to your TV wirelessly. With this casting option setup, you can easily cast all your favorite games right away for other people in the room to watch. To avoid having stuttering or lag, make sure to use high speed internet. If you have questions or queries, feel free to leave them in the comments section below.