FAQ: Premium USB-C Cable for Oculus™ Quest 2 – 5m and 2m

Product specifications

LENGTH 5 metres (16.4 feet)
OUTER DIAMETER 5.0mm
WEIGHT 226g
TYPE Fiber-optic 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, supports Power Delivery
CONNECTORS Laser-welded extruded USB-C connectors with shielding case for additional strength and protection

For the headset: 90-degree USB Type-C

For the PC: Straight Type-C

CABLE EXTERIOR Durable and flexible nylon-braided outer jacket
SHIELDING High quality spiral shielding doubling as grounding
CABLE BEND RADIUS 25mm
INFRARED SIGNAL LOSS TOLERANCE < 500 mV VBUS @ 3000 mA; < 250 mV GND @ 3000 mA
POWER SUPPLY 5V 3A, maximum 20V 3A
BANDWIDTH 10 Gbps
ELECTRICAL IDENTIFICATION eMarker
COMPATIBILITY Compatible with USB-C enabled devices that include Oculus Quest, Oculus Quest 2, laptops, tablets, smartphones and hard drives
ADDITIONAL FEATURES Support for SuperSpeed USB ports
LENGTH 2 metres (6.5 feet)
TYPE 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C cable, supports Power Delivery
CONNECTORS For the headset: 90-degree USB Type-C

For the PC: Straight Type-C

CABLE EXTERIOR Durable and flexible nylon-braided outer jacket
SHIELDING High quality spiral shielding doubling as grounding
POWER SUPPLY 5V 3A, maximum 20V 3A
BANDWIDTH 5 Gbps
COMPATIBILITY Compatible with USB-C enabled devices that include Oculus Quest, Oculus Quest 2, laptops, tablets, smartphones and hard drives
ADDITIONAL FEATURES Support for SuperSpeed USB ports

5m USB-C Cable

You will need this fiber-optic 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C cable if you wish to play PC VR or Oculus Rift/Rift S games with Oculus Link on your Oculus Quest 2 (or Oculus Quest) while wired to the PC. As it can deliver data at speeds of up to 10Gbps, it supports a smoother gaming experience with low latency. Your headset will continue to be powered when plugged in to the PC.* The 5m (16.4ft) length also allows you to move more freely within your play space.

*To get the best PC VR gaming performance, check out Oculus’ recommended PC specs on their website.

Adapters are not included. If your PC has a USB-C port, you don’t need an adapter.

The cable is designed for USB-C ports. If your PC requires an adapter, please ensure it supports 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C cables.

To plug into a wall outlet and charge your headset, you can connect the cable to the power adapter that came with your Oculus Quest 2.

2m USB-C Cable

This 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C cable has a data transfer rate of 5Gbps, so you can quickly move files such as photos and videos from your headset to a gaming PC. Besides transferring files and offering access to PC VR games via Oculus Link, the cable will also simultaneously charge your device. It runs 2m (6.5ft) long, a comfortable length for hooking up the headset and playing seated games like racing and flight sim.

To get the best PC VR gaming performance, check out Oculus’ recommended PC specs on their website.

Adapters are not included. If your PC has a USB-C port, you don’t need an adapter.

The cable is designed for USB-C ports. If your PC requires an adapter, please ensure it supports 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C cables.

To plug into a wall outlet and charge your headset, you can connect the cable to the power adapter that came with your Oculus Quest 2.