Best hand straps for Oculus Quest 2, Oculus Quest 2024

Oculus Touch controllers come equipped with wrist straps to keep them in place, but you still have to keep an uncomfortably tight grip while playing. Using hand or knuckle straps will help keep your controllers secure in your hands, even when you completely loosen your grip. We've researched the best Oculus Quest 2 hand straps — plus a few straps for the original Quest model's differently-shaped Touch controllers — to make longer periods in VR easier on your hands and wrists.

These are some of the most comfortable Quest 2 hand straps out there

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These hand straps are designed with the third-generation Oculus Touch controllers that ship with the Oculus Quest 2 in mind. If you're still rocking the original Quest, we've got you covered in the second section towards the bottom of the article!

Compatible with the original Oculus Quest

Meta halted production on the Oculus Quest over a year ago at this point, so accessories for the original headset can be hard to come by. Thankfully, we've found some really solid options for anyone still using original Quest hardware that's looking to improve their play experience.

Choose your grip wisely

We scoured the internet for the best Oculus Quest 2 and original Oculus Quest hand straps and grips to ensure we picked only the best. If you're unsure where to start, VR Cover's accessories are always reliably high quality, but its Quest 2 controller grips are a standout product, even among an offering of other stellar accessories. We've tested these straps thoroughly and found them both safe and comfortable. We also recommend investing in a halo controller protector if you're concerned about smacking or dropping your controllers.

Once you've chosen the best Quest 2 hand straps for you, you'll be able to get more immersed in Quest 2's library of games and experiences! Try looking into the best Quest 2 face covers, which will help keep your headset clean and more comfortable, and then try looking into some of our picks for the best Oculus Quest 2 games for exercise to put those new accessories to the test.

Michael L Hicks
Senior Editor, VR/AR and fitness

Michael is Android Central's resident expert on fitness tech and wearables, with an enthusiast's love of VR tech on the side. After years freelancing for Techradar, Wareable, Windows Central, Digital Trends, and other sites on a variety of tech topics, AC has given him the chance to really dive into the topics he's passionate about. He's also a semi-reformed Apple-to-Android user who loves D&D, Star Wars, and Lord of the Rings.

For wearables, Michael has tested dozens of smartwatches from Garmin, Fitbit, Samsung, Apple, COROS, Polar, Amazfit, and other brands, and will always focus on recommending the best product over the best brand. He's also completed marathons like NYC, SF, Marine Corps, Big Sur, and California International — though he's still trying to break that 4-hour barrier.

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