Can I Still Create An Oculus Account?

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Oculus is a virtual reality technology company founded by Palmer Luckey and Brendan Iribe. Oculus creates high-end virtual reality headsets and develops the software necessary to power them. Oculus was acquired by Facebook in 2014 for $2 billion, making it the largest acquisition in Facebook’s history.

The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset developed by Oculus VR, Inc., which was founded by Palmer Luckey, Brendan Iribe, Michael Antonov, Nate Mitchell and Jack McCauley. The Oculus Rift uses state of the art displays and sensors to create 3D images that completely immerse the user in a virtual world.

In March 2014, Facebook purchased Oculus for $2 billion USD making it the largest purchase in Facebook’s history. As part of the acquisition agreement, Oculus retained its independence and is operated as an independent company within Facebook.

Oculus has two main product lines: Oculus Rift and Oculus Quest. Oculus Rift is a high-end virtual reality headset that requires a computer to power it, while Oculus Quest is a standalone virtual reality headset that does not require a computer.

The Oculus Touch is a set of controllers developed by Oculus VR, Inc., which allows the user to interact with the virtual world in a more natural way than using a gamepad or mouse and keyboard.


Oculus Home is the software environment that comes with every Oculus Rift and Oculus Quest headset. In Oculus Home, users can customize their avatars, buy and download new games and apps, and socialize with other Oculus users.

You can still create an Oculus account. A Facebook account is required to use your device, apps and the Oculus store. If you don’t already have a Facebook account, you can create one using the Oculus app.

Can You Make An Oculus Account Without Facebook?

Yes, you can make an Oculus account without Facebook. However, you will not be able to play games with the headset without connecting your Oculus account with Facebook.

What Happens If You Don’t Have A Facebook Account For Oculus?

If you do not have a Facebook account for Oculus, you will not be able to use the headset. The Oculus Quest 2 is linked to Facebook and requires a login in order to function. Without a Facebook account, you will not be able to access any of the features or content availble on the Oculus Quest 2.


Why Do I Need A Facebook Account For Oculus?

The Oculus Quest 2 VR headset is a product of Facebook. In order to set up and use the Oculus Quest 2, you need to have a Facebook account. This is bcause the Oculus Quest 2 is part of the Facebook ecosystem, and requires a Facebook account in order to function properly.


Does Facebook Own Oculus?

In 2014, Facebook purchased Oculus for $2 billion. The virtual technology company made a big splash with its first VR headset, the Rift, wich was funded by a Kickstarter campaign.

Since the acquisition, Oculus has released severl new products, including the Oculus Go and the Oculus Quest. Both are standalone VR headsets that don’t require a phone or a PC to use.

Facebook has been mum on its plans for Oculus, but it’s clear that the social media giant sees potential in VR as a way to keep users engaged on its platform.

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