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Pimax 8K

None added yet

Pimax 5K+
Pimax 5K-BE/XR (OLED)

None added yet

Pimax 4K (LCD) & BE (OLED)
Samsung Odyssey+ (SO+/OD+)

None added yet

TroubleShooting Solutions: Possible

Pitool Error Codes PDF 03/19 - Heliosurge Gdrive

Software Solutions

Understanding IPD setup & Stereo Overlap

Basestation/lighthouse related

Oculus Related Fixes

Game Specific Fixes

Solutions (+ misc info) for Technically Skilled / Power users


Hardware/Other Solutions

Games & Related Info:

Game Compilations
Elite Dangerous (ED)

None added yet.

6DOF Alternatives - No Lighthouses


  • Youtube Video
  • Free Kinect VR Driver


  • Low Cost easy configuration manager
  • Psmove (freepie)
  • Leap Motion
  • Kinect

NoloVR 4k 5k 8k - By @park

Community & Other Info:

Community Group Channels

Discord Link (TBA)
Reddit Link (TBA)
FaceBook Link (TBA)
Steam Link (TBS)
Contact for developers

Community Contributions and KS Specific Information
Pimax 8K/5K mods


VR lens/glasses frame

Face Cushion

Other Comfort Mods

Suggestions for Pimax
[FAQ] Getting Started 5k & 8k
5k+ coming tomorrow, Steps to setup?
Wiki or website with Pittool, SteamVR settings for each game?
Pimax 5k & 8k Directory
(unresponsive): Star Trek Bridge Crew
How to solve "Disconnect" or "Not tracked" of headset, base station, controller randomly, image follow head although not use base station. (PiTool 91)
[Resolved]Headset recognized, but not controllers or lighthouses
Stuck in red blue green light
Pitool & Changelog Download
[Replied]Tracking issues
[RESOLVED] Not tracked EVERYTIME I restart my PC
[Replied]Pimax HMD Help section?
A possible method to increase clarity and remove blur?
Pimax IPD Image method 0.1. Don’t use “FAR IPD”, need “NEAR IPD”
Vive Base Station Help (i do not understand)
[Updated] 8K Arrived Monday 25th Feb 2019, it's not plug and play but after tweaking it's amazing
Don't we have a PITool Update this Friday (December 13th)? [UPDATE: released]
5K+ received and
Supen #19473 -look forward to your reply
[Resolved]Embarassment of a VR Headset (Pitool never works)
Vive Lighthouse troubles
Pitool Trouble Codes
*** Thanks and congrats Pimax team ! ***
Pimax 5k+, what does it mean ss=1? Why so many pixels?
Improve pimax image
How to exceed the maximum resolution of 4096px imposed by SteamVR
New pitool is up! Install new Nvidia drivers first!
Vive DAS Adapter CAD
Flashed old firmware to 204 - bricked?
Problems with Pimax 5k
5K+ only tracks when admin?
Pimax Banner Topic (Downloads and Useful Links)
5k+ first impressions (no prior VR experience)
New Pitool (beta) is available now
[Solved, bad power adapter]Received 5k+ Headset Will Not Turn On
[Replied]Pimax 5k+ stuck in standby
I see slight delay in motion when I turn my head very quickly (5k+)
[ Resolved ] Received 8K today, keeps disconnecting
Backer #5183 Germany, got my 5k+ Today. Question
How to start and trouble shooting FAQ?
Pimax keeps deleting my account
[kickstarter Pimax 5k+] noticing some distortions. Is it normal that my 5k is referenced as 'Model : P2'?
I can't run creed, batman and hellblade
[Resolved]Place your helmet in the visible position of the base station
[Replied]Pimax 5k+ stuck in standby
[Resolved]Pavlov VR and others showing images WAY off
[FAQ] Getting Started 5k & 8k
[RESOLVED]Pimax 5K+ diagnose 10600 displayport not detected
Question about IPD readings to my fellow Pimax-owners, Support wont answer
[Resolved] Pimax 5k stuck in firmware ugrade please help me
Pitool 109 has a virus when trying to install?
Pimax power Led color list and explanation