Setting up the SteamVR™ base stations
Here is a step-by-step guide for setting up the base stations.
|1. Prepare the room where you are going to use the headset.
Make sure to clear the room from any obstacles you might hit when using the headset.
Please be aware that reflective surfaces may distract tracking. If possible, cover all reflective surfaces.
||2. Choose the positions for the base stations.
The recommended distances are:
|3. Adjust the height and angle of the base stations.
|4. Plug in the base stations.
The box includes two different power plugs; choose the suitable power plug according to your region. Use a standard power adapter if needed.
Remove the protective film from the base station lenses.
|5. Set the channels for your base stations.
Follow the instructions below depending on the version you have.
|A. Setting channels for Base stations 1.0
Tip: You will recognize this generation from the rectangular shape of the device.
||B. Setting channels for Base stations 2.0
Tip: You will recognize this generation from the rounded front panel.
You can choose any sequence of consecutive channels between 1 and 16, for example (1, 2, 3, 4) or (7, 8, 9, 10).