How to Update Oculus Quest 2 Headset

Select Settings in the top right corner. Select System, then select Software Update from the left menu. If there's an update available, you'll see an "Update Now" button, which you can click to start the update.

Updating your Oculus Quest 2 headset is essential for experiencing the latest features and improvements in your virtual reality experience. Fortunately, the process is quite easy and doesn’t require too much time.

To update your Oculus Quest 2 headset, you first need to ensure that you’re on your home page on your Oculus. Press the Oculus button on your right controller, and you can access your menu bar. From there, click on the settings icon located all the way to the end, on the right side. Once in the settings panel, select the system settings located at the bottom, and then click on the software update on the left side of the menu.

Here, you can check if there’s an update available for your Oculus headset. If you’ve just set up your Oculus, it will automatically update your headset for you. However, if you’ve been using your headset for a while and it’s not updated, this is the main way to do it. You can also check for a software update under the about option, but most of the time, the update is available under the system settings.

That’s it! Updating your Oculus Quest 2 headset is that simple. If you have any other questions, feel free to ask in the comment section below. Don’t forget to hit the like button and share with your VR friends.


Why is my Oculus Quest 2 not updating?
If you haven't already, plug your Meta Quest 2 in with the charger that came in the box. Wait at least 30 minutes, or until device sufficiently charged. Your updates should resume automatically while your headset is plugged in and charging. If the updates don't resume within 1 hour, please reboot your headset.
Do you have to update the Oculus Quest 2?
If you're regularly using the Quest 2, then it should be up to date assuming it's connected to your home Wi-Fi. If for some reason it's not updating you can always do it manually.
How do I update Oculus Quest 2 without pairing?
Put on the headset and open the "Settings" menu.Select "See All" and then hit "About."If an update is available, it'll display beside the headset's version information at the top of the screen. Click on the install button to begin the update.