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 between 1600 x 900 and  1920 x 1080 pixels (higher is not recommended)
  • 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)

Best in Class Recommendation

iMotions NeuroLab Computer

neurolab
  • Intel i7-6800K CPU
  • 16GB Kit (1x 16GB) RAM
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Graphics Card
  • ASRock X99E-ITX Motherboard
  • Samsung 850 EVO 1TB SSD
  • CoolerMaster GM Series G650M
  • CoolerMaster Elite 110 Case
  • CoolerMaster Seidon V2-120mm CPU Cooler
  • 10 USB ports for multiple sensor integrations
  • 2 year warranty
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Laptop Recommendations

Lenovo Thinkpad T470s

ThinkPad-T540p
  • Up to 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • 14″ FHD (1920×1080) IPS Anti-Glare Non-Touch display
  • 20 GB DDR4 memory
  • 1 TB SSD storage
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 8265 (2×2) + Bluetooth® 4.1
  • Up to Intel® HD 620 graphics
  • Up to 10.5 hours’ battery life with 23Wh+72Wh with PowerBridge

Laptop Recommendation for Mobile Studies: Lenovo P71 Mobile Workstation

ThinkPad-T540p
  • Up to 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • 17.3″ FHD (1920×1080) Anti-Glare IPS
  • Up to 64 GB DDR4 memory
  • Up to 1 TB HDD or 1 TB SSD storage
  • Up to NVIDIA® Quadro® P5000 16 GB graphics
  • Intel Dual Band Wireless AC(2×2) 8265 + Bluetooth® 4.1

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