Now you can watch Twitch in VR with the Meta Quest

In the event you’ve ever wished to look at your favourite streamer whereas chilling in digital actuality, Meta is making your dream a actuality.

In a weblog put up, Meta introduced that it’s rolling out the newest software program replace for the Meta Quest and Meta Quest Professional. Model 53 provides various new options, together with a brand new Supervision Instrument for fogeys, extra superior digicam settings, and the power to seize stereo audio when recording a video.

Along with these updates, customers will now be capable to log in to Twitch by the Meta Quest browser. The corporate says that customers will now be capable to not solely watch their favourite streamers on the platform however chat, comply with, and subscribe as nicely. Meta says that interacting with Twitch “ought to be seamless now.” Whereas it’s not as good as a standalone Twitch app, it’s nonetheless good to have the ability to truly use the service.

The corporate can also be rolling out help for WiFi 6E on the Meta Quest Professional headset. Meta says that if in case you have an web connection, modem, and router that may help it, you’ll be capable to obtain obtain speeds of as much as 1.6 Gbps on the headset.

Get pleasure from sooner downloads and streaming, positive—however extra importantly you’ll have an excellent sooner connection to your native PC for distant desktop streaming. That’ll turn out to be useful whether or not you’re knocking out some work in Meta Horizon Workrooms or Immersed, or having fun with Asgard’s Wrath or BONEWORKS wirelessly through Air Hyperlink.

The newest replace additionally provides the power for the Meta Quest and Meta Quest Professional to put in all app and sport updates whereas the headset is shutting down. For anybody who has turned on their headset to seek out out that the sport they wish to play wants an replace, this can hopefully take away that annoyance. The corporate says that customers “can merely take off your headset, plug it in, and go about what you are promoting whereas the headset does its factor.”

The replace comes a few months after Meta reduce the worth of its Quest Professional headset by $500.