Frequently asked questions
What is Yaw VR?
Yaw VR is the producer of motion simulators Yaw1 and Yaw2 mostly for VR games. The simulators are basically gaming chairs, you can sit in them and they will move your body in sync with the game you play.
What headsets are compatible with Yaw VR?
Basically, Yaw1 and Yaw2 are compatible with all the headsets on the market, but the game you play should support simulators.
Oculus Quest and Oculus Quest 2
Samsung Gear VR
On which platforms can I play with Yaw VR?
PC - you can connect our simulator to the most popular titles on PC with our Free Game Engine,
Where can I buy the simulator?
You can buy Yaw VR in our Online Store
How can I pay?
You can pay by Credit Card or Wire transfer. You should pay in advance right when you order. We accept EUR and USD payments through our webstore.
How much is the shipping?
It depends on the Zone where the delivery address is.
What are the warranty terms?
We provide a one year replacement warranty. If any part of the device fails we send you a replacement part for free. For further information about warranty, please check our terms & conditions page
How can I connect my VR games with the Yaw VR simulators?
The easiest way is to use Yaw VR Game Engine software on your PC, you can download it from here
Use Sim Racing Studio software: Connect to the most popular games and sim accessories via SRS software on PC and even PSVR or XBox. Check out the compatiblity list here
Use Sim Tools: The Yaw VR simulator is compatible with the Sim Tools Game Engine software that connects to more than 80 VR games. Some games you will surely enjoy: Elite Dangerous, NoLimits2 roller coaster, Assetto Corsa car racing.
There is a basic setup description on our website here. Steps are the following: set the IP address of our simulator, install the plugin of the game and assign the game's motion output to the 3 axes of our simulator (yaw, pitch, roll).
Need more support?
Connect to our Discord channel for some advice from fellow gamers or contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you developing your own VR game in Unity or Unreal? Use our SDK and build the Yaw VR support code in your game. If you need any support, contact us via email@example.com
Games with native Yaw VR support: there are widely known VR games where the developer companies are building our support code in their games these days. These games will automatically connect to the simulator without any additional software on PCs, Oculus Quest and PSVR. Updates coming soon.
Games developed by the Yaw VR Team:
We have also started developing our own VR games with native built-in support code. They will be released soon and good news is you will get them for free when buying your own Yaw VR simulators.
How much do the simulators cost?
Yaw1 Standard edition is 1,690 USD
Is there a weight limit for using your product?
The recommended weight is 265 lbs / 120 kgs, and the device can functionally operate at a maximum weight of about 310 lbs / 140 kgs.
Is it compatible with Xbox?
At the moment there isn't any Xbox game that would support Yaw VR motion simulators, and as far as we know, Xbox does not support VR and it does not have its own VR headset.
What games are supported by Yaw VR Game Engine?
Does Yaw VR support motion compensation?
Motion compensation is depending on your headset, not on our simulator. Open VR emulator software and Yaw VR Open VR emulator software support motion compensation on certain brands (currently Index and HTC Vive). Pimax has their own motion compensation solution but for Oculus motion compensation is currently not available.
Can I use counterweighting?
In certain cases, you can if needed, however, we recommend adding not more than 33lbs / 15 kgs.
Who can I contact if I have any technical issues or difficulties with the simulator?
Please reach out to our tech support team at firstname.lastname@example.org in such cases.