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Oculus’ latest Quest update lets you record gameplay and yourself at the same time

Oculus’ latest Quest update lets you record gameplay and yourself at the same time
Oculus Live Overlay
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Oculus will soon roll out its v29 software for Quest and Quest 2 headsets, and this one adds more features and functionality to the lineup. The most exciting one is a new Live Overlay casting feature that will give you an easy way to capture a view of you using VR superimposed over the content displayed in first-person within your headset. Any VR app that supports casting and recording will work with this feature, according to Oculus.

All you’ll need is at least an iPhone XS or newer, a Quest headset, and the Oculus app for iOS updated to a new version that’s coming to “a subset of users.” Then you turn on the feature and have someone aim the camera at you (or aim it at yourself).

If this sounds familiar, you might be thinking of O…

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