The specification for a PC for use with Shogun depends on the size of the motion capture system and the quantity of data to be captured and processed.
Note that the minimum recommended monitor resolution is 1080 pixels (1920 x 1080).
This specification is recommended for a Vicon system that is to run on a laptop:
|System size||Up to 20 Vantage/Vero cameras|
|Vue||Up to 2|
|CPU||10th generation Intel® Core™ i7-10750H (6-core, 12 MB cache, up to 5.0 GHz)|
|Graphics card||NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650 Ti 4 GB GDDR6|
|Memory||32 GB (2x) 16 GB DDR4 2933 MHz|
|OS hard drive||1 TB M.2 PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive|
|Network card||Sonnet Solo 10 GbE Thunderbolt 3 Adapter|
|Wireless adapter||Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 (2×2) and Bluetooth® 5.0|
Medium-sized system specification
This specification is recommended for a small- to medium-sized Vicon system (up to 40 cameras):
|System size||Up to 40 Vantage/Vero cameras|
|Vue||Azure build: Up to 2|
Blue build: Up to 6
|Model/Chassis||Precision 3640 Tower (XE)|
|CPU||Intel® Core™ i7-10700 (8-core, 16 M cache, base 2.9 GHz, up to 4.8 GHz) DDR4-2933|
|Graphics card||NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 2060 Super, 8 GB GDDR6, DP, HDMI, DL DVI (Precision 3640)|
|Memory||16 GB 2X8 GB DDR4 2666 MHz or 2933 MHz|
|OS hard drive||M.2 512 GB PCIe NVMe Class 40 Solid State Drive|
|Video hard drive||Azure* build: OS hard drive|
Blue* build: 1 TB PCIe NVMe Class 40 M.2 SSD
|Data hard drive||2 TB SATA 7200 rpm|
|Network card||Intel® X550-T2 10 GbE|
|Wireless adapter||Intel® Wi-Fi 6 AX201 802.11ax Dual Band (2×2) wireless module + Bluetooth 5|
* For information on the Vicon PC builds, contact email@example.com.
These PCs are based on a 10 GB Vicon system topology.
Large system specification
For information on the Vicon PC builds, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information on optimizing performance for AMD CPUs, see Improving system performance on AMD CPUs.
Supported operating system for Vicon Shogun
Shogun 1.7 is supported under the following operating system:
- Microsoft Windows 10, 64-bit (this is the Vicon-recommended OS): Compatible with and fully supported. Installation, software operation and required third-party drivers tested.
Although Shogun may install and function under other Microsoft Windows operating systems, this is not officially supported or recommended by Vicon.
For further details, see Vicon system setup information or the PDF PC Setup for Vicon Systems.