Oculus VR has revealed the recommended specs for PCs to work with Oculus Rift.
- Nvidia GTX 970 / AMD 290 equivalent or greater
- Intel i5-4590 equivalent or greater
- 8GB+ RAM
- Compatible HDMI 1.3 video output
- 2x USB 3.0 ports
- Windows 7 SP1 or newer
They also shared this statement:
The goal is for all Rift games and applications to deliver a great experience on this configuration.
Ultimately, we believe this will be fundamental to VR’s success, as developers can optimise and tune their game for a known specification, consistently achieving presence and simplifying development.
All of the games and applications for the Rift created by Oculus will provide an incredible experience on this system.