Hardware requirements

Recommended Hardware For Running iMotions

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)
  • An additional monitor for eye tracking studies
  • An internet enabled network connection (this is required for 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 (recommended 500GB / 1TB – dependent on needs)
  • Secondary hard drive (1TB)
  • Dedicated Nvidia or Radeon graphics controller only if presenting content that requires 3D rendering (VR, Games, 3D environments, etc.)
  • Windows 10 with latest Service Packs applied (English only)

Best-In-Class Recommendation

Laptop Recommendations

Lenovo Thinkpad T480s

Lenovo Thinkpad T470s
  • Up to 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 processor
  • Windows 10 Pro
  • 14″ FHD (1920×1080) display
  • Up to 24 GB DDR4 memory
  • Up to 1 TB SSD storage
  • Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC + Bluetooth® 4.1
  • Up to Intel® HD 620 graphics
  • Up to 13.5 hours’ battery life

Laptop Recommendation for Mobile Studies

Lenovo P71 Mobile Workstation

Lenovo P71 Mobile Workstation
  • 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 7050 Mini Tower or Small

Dell OptiPlex 7050 Mini Tower or Small
  • 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700
  • Windows 10 with latest Service Packs applied (English only), 64-bit
  • A FHD (1920×1080) monitor, up to 24” (see monitor recommendations)
  • 16 GB RAM
  • 256 GB SSD (HDD is recommended as secondary drive, not primary)
  • Recommended NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 or higher, if you intend to test any 3D environment (VR, virtual environments, gaming etc.)
  • External Bluetooth adapter has to be ordered separately
  • NB: If space is no issue the Mini Tower version is recommended over the Small Form Factor version as it is much easier to upgrade

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

Logitec C920
  • iMotions integrates with all webcams
  • Recommended webcam – Logitech C920