Article ID: MXB1023
Created: 29 Mar 2017
Reviewed: 4 Apr 2017
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What are PC requirements for the uScopeMXII?
The uScope Navigator software is a Windows application that requires one of the following:
In general, the PC used to run the uScope Navigator software must have the following capabilities:
We have found that Intel CPUs that are multi-core with hyper-threading work quite well since the software can take advantage of multiple execution threads. We have had good luck with the Intel Core i7-4790K.
Refer to https://www.cpubenchmark.net/high_end_cpus.html for CPU benchmark comparisons.
If you wish to use the software with a 4K monitor, we strongly recommend a high-performance video card like the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080.
Our test computers are outfitted with solid state drives (SSDs) which significantly improve the disk read/write performance. We have had very good luck with the Samsung 850 Pro SSD.