1. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 10
    Windows 10
       19 Aug 2015 #1

    Windows 10 Hello Questions


    Hi All

    First post on the forum

    I am running Windows 10 Education N 64bit and am interested in purchasing the Intel RealSense 3D Camera (F200) camera to use it with Windows 10 Hello.

    I run the following hardware:

    Asus P8Z77-V DELUXE (has lots of USB 3.0 ports)
    Intel Core i7 3770

    After looking on Intels website about the camera I have noticed the following (steep) hardware requirements:

    Processors 4th or 5th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor
    Operating Systems
    • Microsoft Windows 8.1* Desktop (32-bit or 64-bit)
    • Microsoft Windows® 10 64-bit
    Supported Systems Laptops, all in one devices, 2 in 1 devices
    Camera An Intel® RealSense™ Camera, system-integrated
    Other Requirements Some apps require between 1-8 GB free hard disk space

    So I "only" have a 3rd generation CPU, does that mean I have no chance of using Windows Hello with this camera?

    Has anyone on the forum used this camera successfully on 3rd generation Intel CPUs?

    Thanks!
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  2. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       19 Aug 2015 #2

    Welcome to the forum XY677! Are you going to purchase this camera even if you can't use Hello with it?
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 10
    Windows 10
       19 Aug 2015 #3

    No, I pretty much only want to use this camera to sign into Windows 10 so I don't have to use a password. I *may* use it with Skype but its unlikely.
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  4. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       19 Aug 2015 #4

    It seems that my CPU an i7 960 is also not a 4th or 5th generation CPU but it runs Windows 10 just fine, not sure about the camera as I do not have one. Someone will come along that knows.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 10
    Windows 10
       19 Aug 2015 #5

    I'm just curious to hear how strict the requirement is to have a 4th generation Intel CPU (or later).
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  6. Joined : Oct 2013
    NW Florida
    Posts : 6,782
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint
       19 Aug 2015 #6

    I upgraded an old laptop with a T2390 CPU and it runs Windows 10 as well as it runs anything else.
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  7. Joined : Sep 2014
    Posts : 92
    64-bit 10240 10 Pro
       19 Aug 2015 #7

    I don't know how strict it is, I would bet that it will work but I would hate for you to buy it and it doesn't. Maybe if you go to their website you can find out. I just use a pin to login. Sorry I can't help you any further.
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