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Supported Hardware

The Cognitive3D platform supports a wide variety of hardware configurations. Below are some of our recommendations for customers planning on starting a new project with eye tracking.

Virtual Reality Mixed Reality
Standalone Standalone
Pico 4 Enterprise Microsoft Hololens 2
Meta Quest Pro
Tethered Tethered
Vive Pro Eye Varjo XR-3
HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition
Varjo Aero

Eye tracking can be added to Vive Pro 2 via the 7invensun add-on.

Eye tracking can be added to Vive Focus 3 via the Vive Focus 3 Eye Tracker.

Currently Supported Devices

The below headsets are supported actively by Cognitive3D. More headset styles are available in the end of life (EOL) devices category, but may not be actively tested with the newest versions of the Cognitve3D SDK or supported engines.

Virtual Reality

  • HP Reverb G2
  • HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition
  • Meta Quest 2
  • Meta Quest Pro
  • Pico Neo 3 Pro / Pro Eye
  • Pico 4 / Enterprise
  • Varjo Aero
  • Varjo VR-3
  • Vive Pro Eye
  • Vive Pro 2
  • Vive Focus 3

Interested in Valve Index, or OpenBCI Galea? Please contact us!

Mixed Reality

  • Microsoft Hololens 2
  • Varjo XR-3

Interested in Magic Leap 2? Please contact us!

User Input and Sensors

  • HP Omnicept Solution (eye tracking, pupilometry, heart rate, cognitive load)
  • emteqPRO (emg, ppg, imu)
  • 7invensun (eye tracking)

End of Life Devices (EOL)

The following previously supported devices are no longer being sold by the manufacturer, and may not have been recently tested by Cognitive3D. Devices may still be working with our SDK depending on your environment. The below labelling of 'EOL' is based on Cognitive3D market and availability observations and is no way based on confidential information or roadmap insight.

Virtual Reality

  • HP Reverb
  • Meta Quest
  • Oculus Go
  • Oculus Rift
  • Oculus Rift S
  • Pico Neo 2 Pro / Pro Eye
  • Varjo VR-1
  • Varjo VR-2
  • Varjo VR-2 Pro
  • Vive
  • Vive Pro
  • Vive Focus
  • Vive Focus Plus

Mixed Reality

  • Microsoft Hololens
  • Varjo XR-1

Eye Tracking Capabilities

Virtual Reality

Feature Pico Neo 3 Eye HP Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition Varjo Aero/VR-3 Vive Pro Eye
Gaze Frequency 90hz 90hz 200hz 120hz
Gaze Accuracy 0.5°-1.3° 0.5°-1.1° <1.0° 0.5°-1.1°
Field of View 101° 114° 115° 110°
Pupillometry No Yes Yes Yes
Engine Support Unity, Unreal Unity, Unreal Unity, Unreal Unity, Unreal

Mixed Reality

Feature Microsoft Hololens 2 Varjo XR-3
Gaze Frequency 30hz 200hz
Gaze Accuracy <1.5° <1.0°
Field of View 52° 115°
Pupillometry No Yes
Engine Support Unity, Unreal Unity, Unreal