YouTube VR System Requirements

YouTube VR System Requirements - full specs, system checker and the gaming PC setup you need.

YouTube VR minimum requirements

  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics Card: AMD Radeon R9 Fury
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-6400
  • File Size: 4 GB
  • OS: Windows 10

YouTube VR recommended specs

  • Memory: 8 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-6700
  • File Size: 4 GB
  • OS: Windows 10

Can you run it? Test your computer against YouTube VR system requirements.

Can I Run YouTube VR?

In terms of game file size, you will need at least 4 GB of free disk space available. Provided that you have at least an AMD Radeon R9 Fury graphics card you can play the game. Furthermore, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti is recommended in order to run YouTube VR with the highest settings. An Intel Core i5-6400 CPU is required at a minimum to run YouTube VR. However, the developers recommend a CPU greater or equal to an Intel Core i7-6700 to play the game. The minimum memory requirement for YouTube VR is 8 GB of RAM installed in your computer.

YouTube VR will run on PC system with Windows 10 and upwards.

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YouTube VR FPS - what frame rate can you expect?

How many FPS will I get on YouTube VR? An FPS Monitor is the first step in understanding how the parts in your gaming PC are actually performing in real-world conditions. It's the perfect way to track YouTube VR FPS drops and stutters.

Download our free FPS Monitor via Overwolf to count your frame rates as you play, and test how tweaks to your settings can boost FPS and increase YouTube VR performance. Our app is compatible with hundreds of the best PC games and available now.

YouTube VR System Requirements PC Graph - Can I Run YouTube VR
YouTube VR System Requirements - Can You Run YouTube VR?

YouTube VR Details

YouTube VR PC Specs


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YouTube VR Release Date

14th of December 2017

What is YouTube VR?

YouTube VR reimagines YouTube as a 3D world you can explore. Experience every channel, video and creator in virtual reality. Swim alongside great white sharks, explore all seven continents with your own personal tour guide, get front row seats at your favorite concerts and more.

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