Virtual Reality on Plex

Interactive environments, watching together, voice chat, and more brings your media to life with Plex VR.

Experience your media in a brand new way

You enjoy remastered versions of your favorite movies and reboots of long-forgotten shows, so why not virtual reality? Imagine immersing yourself in an urban oasis with breathtaking sights while marathoning a TV series or enjoy a drive-in theater while watching a movie. Open Plex VR, put on your Google Daydream, Gear VR or Oculus Go headset, and enjoy.

Features included:

  • Watch Together

    Watch your Plex Media Server media with friends, in real time*

  • Socialize

    Voice chat with friends while you Watch Together*

  • Interact

    Throw popcorn, draw blinds, pick up cover art, and more!

  • Video Support

    Play local media on your Android device (including 3D and 360/180 videos)

Choose from three interactive environments

Watch Together!

Feeling social? Co-watch your shows and movies (or a friend’s) to host your very own Mystery Science Theater 3000. Everyone can customize their avatar, take control of what’s playing, and voice chat while watching. Escape with your friends no matter where they are and don’t forget to bring popcorn

  • Watch

    Watch Together is free for your first week (then requires Plex Pass)*

  • Let's Party

    Up to 4 friends can enjoy Watch Together*

  • Plex Friends

    Participants must be Plex Friends

*Watch Together, Socialize, and Voice Chat only available with Plex VR app available in Google Play store and using Google Daydream and Google powered Lenovo Mirage Solo VR Headset.

Interact with your environment

Virtual reality isn’t complete without being able to customize and play with your scenery. You can interact with each environment from throwing popcorn to drawing blinds. Try just a few interactive Plex VR elements: honk your horn at the drive-in, pick up cover art, or simply resize your screen.

What do I need?

Going into the virtual reality matrix is easy, you just need a few things to get started:

  • Android Phone

    Daydream-ready phone or Supported Galaxy Phone

  • Headset

    Google Daydream View headset, Google Daydream-powered Lenovo Mirage Solo VR headset, Gear VR with Oculus headset, and Oculus Go headset

  • App

    Plex VR app
    (available on Google Play for Daydream and the Oculus Store for Gear VR or Oculus Go)

For more information about Plex VR on Google Daydream, Gear VR or Oculus Go, visit the support article.

Get the virtual experience

Explore how Plex upgrades your media experience with Virtual Reality.

There's more!

Check out just a few of the features available with Plex (or a subscription to Plex Pass!).
Click on any feature for more info.

Feature Free Premium
  • Sign up & download

    Sign up for your free account and download the Plex Media Server software, the central brain that organizes all of your media.

  • Add your media

    Plex recognizes just about
    any kind of video, music, or photo format and displays all of your content in an easy-to-navigate interface.

  • Stream to your favorite devices

    Install Plex apps on any of your devices so you can enjoy your beautifully organized media wherever you are.