Hardware requirements

In order to run iMotions Biometric Research Platform we recommend the hardware below

General PC requirements

  • Any modern PC or Laptop with at least 8GB of RAM
  • Screen resolution of minimum 1920 x 1080 pixels (higher is not recommended)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 or later
  • A monitor output to connect the eye tracker monitor in addition to the existing monitor
  • An internet enabled network connection (this is required during installation / registration of iMotions).
  • Built-in Bluetooth or an external Bluetooth adapter
  • Multiple USB-ports for connecting sensors
  • Windows 64-bit
  • Intel i7 processor
  • SSD storage
  • Dedicated Nvidia or Radeon graphics controller
  • Windows 7, 8.1 & 10 with latest Service Packs applied (English only)

Laptop Recommendations

Lenovo Thinkpad T460p

ThinkPad-T540p
  • Intel Core i7-6820HQ processor
  • Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 with latest Service Packs applied (English only), 64-bit
  • FHD (1920 x 1080), higher is not recommended
  • 8 GB RAM or more
  • 128 or 256 GB SSD (HDD is not recommended)
  • Bluetooth version 4.1
  • Recommended NVIDIA GeForce 940MX 2GB as the graphics controller if you intend to test any 3D environment (virtual environments, gaming etc.)

Laptop Recommendation for Mobile Studies: Lenovo ThinkPad T460s

ThinkPad-T540p
  • Intel Core i7-6600U
  • Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 with latest Service Packs applied (English only), 64-bit
  • FHD (1920 x 1080) display (not WQHD)
  • 8 GB RAM or more
  • 128 to 512 GB SSD (not HDD)
  • Bluetooth version 4.0

Desktop Recommendations

Dell OptiPlex 9020 Mini Tower

ThinkPad-T540p
  • Intel® Core™ i7-4790 or higher
  • Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 with latest Service Packs applied (English only), 64-bit
  • A FHD (1920×1080) monitor, up to 24”
  • 16 GB RAM
  • 256 GB SSD (HDD is not recommended)
  • Recommended NVIDIA GeForce GTX 745 4GB as the graphics controller if you intend to test any 3D environment (virtual environments, gaming etc.)
  • External Bluetooth adapter has to be ordered separately

Dell OptiPlex 7040 MINI or SMALL

 optiplex 7040
  • Intel® Core™ i7-6700 or higher
  • Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 with latest Service Packs applied (English only), 64-bit
  • A FHD (1920×1080) monitor, up to 24”
  • 8 or 16 GB RAM
  • 256 GB SSD (HDD is not recommended)
  • Recommended NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 4GB as the graphics controller if you intend to test any 3D environments (virtual reality, gaming etc.)
  • External Bluetooth adapter has to be ordered separately

Monitor Recommendations:

22″ Monitor – P2214H

ThinkPad-T540p
  • 22″ monitor
  • Adjustable height
  • Adjustable tilt
  • Great color reproduction
  • Screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Fits a Tobii mount easily

24″ Monitor – P2417H

p2417h
  • 24″ monitor
  • Adjustable height
  • Adjustable tilt
  • Great color reproduction
  • Screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Fits a Tobii mount easily

Webcam Recommendation: Logitec C920

ThinkPad-T540p
  • iMotions software integrates with all webcams but recommend the Logitech C920