Discussion in 'Reviews' started by Darksaber, Feb 9, 2010.
To read this review go to: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Soundgraph/FingerVU_706/
this thing looks cool but seems like a bunch of fail in actuality.
It looks a lot better than the Art Lebedev Optimus mini three for a comparable price! I'd like to check one of these out in person sometime...
yea pictures probably dont do this thing justice.
iv had one for 2 weeks now.. still playing with it..(pardon my english 2nd lang)
xp pro.. (iv just installed win 7 64bit(not yet played with it on it)..
im just starting to have a few problems with it under xp pro sp3 32bit..
fing software (not fully functional..)..
but everytime i use video play on it it lock up my system.. inc video help...
everything else is ok..
and 2 night ago i having some (detecting non detecting?)
after a while. it disapears..(inc display link tray icon..)?
not surewhy.. (usb power saving is turn off)
it has potential..
i would like to use the screen as a touch screen ..(no fing applet)..
so i can press thigs(icons) virtual keyboard via extended screen (ie 2nd screen)
if their software use the touch part of the screen .. can i get it to work with out it?.
other than that.. i use it infrount of my 28inch.. i see my teamspeak + cpu details/gpu memry free
I'm working for SoundGraph and participated in developing FingerUI which is a software for FingerVU. I'd like to sort out the problems you have when using FingerVU.
If you are running the first version of FingerUI Software included in installation CD, please make it up to date. As shown in the version history at FingerVU user's forum, under Windows XP with ATI VGA card, there's something problem with playback video files and it was fixed in version 1.11.0210 which was released at Feb 10, 2010.
USB monitor needs stable power supplying to it. TO do this, Y-type USB cable is included in the FingerVU box. One line is normal USB and the other is only for supplying more power to FingerVU. And long cable length can make bad detection situation. If you connect the FingerVU USB cable to the USB port on the front chassis of your PC case, please use the USB ports in rear side which is soldered directly to motherboard. Normally, the front USB port is connected via long cable to motherboard and it can make detection problem.
As shown in the version history at FingerVU user's forum, the Desktop module was added to the version 1.19.0312 which was released at Mar 15, 2010. With this module, you could control the other Windows applications with touch panel. And as shown in the FingerUI To Do List, many more modules including the virtual keyboard and embedded internet browser will be added in future release.
Thanks a lot,
got the display fix (bad usb power hub..)
got moded drivers for nvidia (nvidia disables physix for my 295 card when usb screen plug in).
have updated to latest software.. not tried viewing video on it(use to freeze loxk system (xp sp3)
will try it
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