A lot of things in the world today work wirelessly. Recently, wireless devices have been getting better in terms of range, quality, and battery life.
With Bluetooth, many devices can connect and share information with each other. When you’re a gamer, it’s important to use wireless devices because they let you avoid having to manage extra cables.
If you own a Meta VR headset like the Quest 2, you can use it to play different games and watch different videos. Can you use the Apple AirPods with the Oculus Quest 2 headset?
To connect your Apple AirPods to your Meta Quest 2, follow these instructions.
Can I Connect Apple AirPods to Oculus Quest 2?
The Quest 2 headset is a VR headset that you can use without using a computer. The headset has a lot of features that make it great for sports and communication. These features include Bluetooth technology, which allows you to connect with other people easily. You can use the 3.5mm headphone jack and the supplied Type C cable to connect wired headphones or earphones.
The Quest 2 doesn’t have official documentation stating whether or not Bluetooth earphones or headphones can be connected to the gadget. If you want to use your Apple AirPods with your Quest 2 headset, you can do that because it has Bluetooth.
You need to connect your AirPods to the Quest 2 VR headset in order to use it. To do this, follow these instructions.
How to Connect Apple AirPods to Oculus Quest 2 [New Method]
If you want to use your Quest 2 headset with your Apple AirPods, you’ll need to do some settings changes.
- Tap the Quick Settings icon in the dock after turning on the Quest 2 headset.
- Choose Settings from the Quick Settings.
- To access the connectivity settings, select Devices.
- Select Bluetooth and enable Bluetooth pairing at this point.
- You must choose the option to pair a new device on the following screen.
- Put your Apple AirPods in pairing mode by pressing the pairing button on the back of the AirPods case, and it will begin looking for the AirPods.
- Select to pair the device when you see your Apple AirPods in the list on your VR headset.
- Your Quest 2 VR headset is now connected to your Apple AirPods. I’m done now.
You can also use the traditional method to pair your Apple AirPods, which requires that you first go to Settings and enable Experimental Features before pairing the headphones with Bluetooth mode.
You can use the first generation of Apple AirPods, as well as the second and third generation AirPods, AirPods Pro (1st and 2nd generation), and AirPods Max. Other headsets, like the Apple AirPods, can be connected to your Oculus Quest 2.
The Bluetooth feature on the Quest 2 is still in the experimental stage, which means you may experience some problems with audio (loss of sound, connectivity problems, etc.). However, these are just temporary issues and should eventually go away.
This is the end of our tutorial on pairing your Apple AirPods with your Quest 2 VR headset. This allows you to pair almost any Bluetooth headset, including the Samsung Galaxy Buds, OnePlus Buds, Huawei Freebuds, and a wide variety of other brands, with your Quest 2 VR headset.
There may be some issues when using Apple AirPods with the Meta Oculus Quest 2. This may or may not affect your experience. Please feel free to ask any questions in the comments below. I’ll do my best to answer them as quickly as possible.