Laptops and desktops for VR

Computer requirements

Vrex can run on any laptop. However, to use VR headsets (HMDs) you need a computer with a graphics card that supports the use of VR equipment.

Are you working with heavy BIM and CAD projects, then you may want to choose a computer beyond the minimum.

This article covers minimum requirements, as well as a medium and advanced setup.

Minimum requirements

This setup is the minimum recommended hardware to have a problem-free VR experience. However, don’t expect great performance on medium to large BIM or CAD files.

Processor: Intel Core i5
Graphics card: GeForce RTX 2070 or Quadro RTX3000
System memory: 2GB RAM

Important! Make sure the connection options include the connector needed for your chosen VR headset. Avoid adapters, as it frequently fails with VR.

This can be purchased from your most hardware suppliers today. Price range a laptop is 1400 to 1800 euros, and Desktop-PC from 1000 to 1500 euros

Mid-range setup

This is a setup we see being used a lot, with great success, at a reasonable price.

Processor: Intel Core i7
Graphics card: GeForce RTX 3070 or Quadro RTX4000
Storage: 256GB SSD
System memory: 8GB RAM

Laptop: 1800-2500 euros
Desktop-PC: 1500-1800 euros


This setup is suitable for your most impressive giga projects. hospitals, airport, hotels, or large infrastructure.

Processor: Intel Core i7 or i9
Graphics card: GeForce RTX 3080 TI or Quadro P5000 or Quadro RTX5000
System memory: 64GB RAM

Laptop: 2000-5000 euros
Desktop-PC: 1500-3000 euros

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