What Video Formats Can I Watch?

The formats you can play will depend on the capabilities of your computer and video card. Video cards released within the last couple of years can usually play 2300p.

Watch Streaming Videos

  • Use a player within SteamVR for playing both streaming videos and downloaded videos.
  • Options inside SteamVRinclude:
  • Downloaded Videos - Whirligig
  • You can also access the desktop, so using our regular web player works as well. 
  • Watch Downloaded Videos
  • To watch downloaded videos

Start Steam on your desktop

  • Click the VR button at the top-right of the Steam app
  • Put on your headset
  • Select your player: