The Tobii EyeMobile contains the Tobii PCEye Go eye tracker and the Tobii EyeMobile bracket.
Compact and lightweight, the EyeMobile is a truly portable and computer access solution that allows for completely hands-free access to standard Windows 8 Pro tablets. Tablet is not included in this bundle but the EyeMobile is pre-configured for, but not limited to:
The EyeMobile bracket will come in two colors, black bracket with a black knob and silver bracket with a silver knob. Silver bracket coming soon.
The Tobii EyeMobile package includes:
The Tobii EyeMobile bracket and Tobii PCeye Go eye tracker come with 24 months Manufacturer's Warranty.
No, it is not particularly difficult. Basically it is just a case of getting used to the interaction method. We do have a lot of training videos online that can help you get started and to help you excel.
A detail that makes the EyeMobile easier to learn is the fact that it supports eye gaze and touch interaction at the time. This means that your caregiver or family member can help out in case assistance is needed.
No, but from the start your eyes might get a bit tired, because most people tend to strain themselves from ”trying too hard”. Just like with any other exercise, this will soon go away as you get more familiar and relaxed.
No, the light that is being emitted from the illuminators is so weak that there is no danger at all.
The Tobii PCeye Go, the eye tracker that is used in EyeMobile, comes with a software called ”Update notifier”. This software goes online and checks for updates and installs them for you, should you wish. This keeps your system up to date at all times (as long as you have an internet connection.)
Both yes and no. You can’t control the Mac OS or any mac applications. However, if you run Windows in a virtualization program such as Parallells or Bootcamp, you can use the EyeMobile/PCeye Go to control that environment.
At this point in time the EyeMobile is not funded by Medicare or Medicaid. We can recommend setting up a crowd funding campaign to help you raise money.
It is difficult to say, because it depends on your situation, abilities, support etc. but what many of our users come back to us and say is that it gives them more privacy and greater independence. With the EyeMobile you will be able to stay in touch with friends and family, surf the web, watch movies, paint, write poems, do research on your disability etc. more on your own term and without having to rely on a caregiver or family member to help you out.
With the PCeye Go and EyeMobile you also have greater possibilities of getting back to work, which can have a positive effect on your social life and your personal finances.
On a very high level eye tracking works like this:
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