Many people have asked, "Can you watch VR videos on PC?" The answers out there aren't so straightforward.
In this guide, we will show you how with our top 3 methods.
Watch 360 Video In VR On PC
A compatible video player that supports 360-degree videos is needed. You can use VLC (free) or Kolor Eyes.
To watch 360 videos with a VR headset, please download Kolor GoPro video player.
If you don't like it, here are other options you can try:
SKYBOX VR Video Player
SKYBOX VR Video Player can play180/360/2D/3D video. The user interface is easy to navigate and use with minimum learning curve. Just know where to find a video to play and you're good to go.
Skybox also provides the user the ultimate theater alike viewing experience. It's very similar to Big Screen to get that very immersive movie-watching experience.
DEO Video Player
Download DEO video player right inside your Oculus Store or Steam.
Once it's installed you can locate your own 360 photos or videos to watch or enter the website name in the browser. For example, Youtube.com and search for any 360 video and play it.
To turn on 360 mode and pan around in the video.
Most 360 videos are missing lateral and vertical translational movement for the VR viewer. This is where volumetric VR movies will come into play to give the viewer even more immersive experience.