Make your Oculus Quest 2 fit – and sound – better with these discounted mods

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Oculus Quest 2 is a solid piece of hardware and it is a very popular Christmas gift as there are some great deals happening now. But anyone who already owns one can tell you that the company’s straps leave a lot to be desired. The fabric strap included in the box does not support, and although the $ 50 Elite strap addresses it, it is quite fragile. Mine broke within a year of normal use, and browsing Oculus’ Reddit page will show you that some people’s straps face a similar fate.

A popular and smart modification that you can make to your headset is to attach the HTC Deluxe Audio Strap (originally made for Vive) with a set of third-party adapters to make it fit your Oculus headset perfectly. Once all set up, you should have a much more comfortable headset, and the strap’s built-in headphones are a serious upgrade over Quest 2’s built-in speakers. I’m even considering trying this.

The reason I am writing about this now, of course, is because these accessories are cheaper for Black Friday. HTC’s Deluxe Audio strap usually costs $ 100, but it’s down to $ 69 at Amazon (this may seem like a lot, but remember, it’s both a sturdy strap and headphones in one). Pair it with this much-needed adapter set for $ 22 and you’ve made a long-lasting solution for your Quest 2.

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This is what the Deluxe Audio strap looks like connected to the headset it is designed for.

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