Steam VR Development Requirements

Stream VR development requirements including hardware, software, and SDK information.

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In this page you'll find hardware and software development kit (SDK) requirements needed to start developing for the Steam VR platform. 

Unreal Engine 4.27

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.5.17

Unreal Engine 4.26

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.5.17

Unreal Engine 4.25

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.5.17

Unreal Engine 4.24

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.5.17

Unreal Engine 4.23

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.5.17

Unreal Engine 4.22

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.39

Unreal Engine 4.21

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.39

Unreal Engine 4.20

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.39

Unreal Engine 4.19

Hardware Requirements

Recommended Desktop Hardware

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

Supported VR Headsets

VIVE, Oculus, and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

Software Requirements

Desktop Operating System

See VIVE's System and Hardware Requirements.
See Oculus' System and Hardware Requirements.
See Windows Mixed Reality System and Hardware Requirements.

SDK Version

1.39

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