Recommended Equipment

GMDC*Connect will work with most laptops and desktop computers (PC or Mac), as well as mobile devices such as iOS and Android smartphones and tablets. To get the best results from GMDC*Connect, the following computer specifications are recommended:

  • 8GB RAM
  • 2.10 GHz processor

Many newer computers come with webcams, speakers and microphones built in.  However, if your computer does not have these elements built in, you will need to connect external devices, either via USB or speaker-jacks. 

GMDC*Connect will work with most webcams, speakers and microphones. The following equipment has been tested with GMDC*Connect and provides excellent quality.  Most items are available at discounted prices from Amazon, eBay, etc.

Camera/Microphone - Desktop View

  • Manufacturer: Logitech
  • Model: c920 HD Webcam
  • USB connection
  • Desktop-controlled zoom, pan features
  • Average price online: $75

Camera/Microphone - Wide-Angle View (for large room)

  • Manufacturer: Logitech
  • Model: c930e HD Webcam
  • USB connection
  • Desktop-controlled zoom, pan features
  • Average price online: $100

Speaker/Microphone

  • Manufacturer: Logitech-Jabra
  • Model: JabraSpeak 410 Speakerphone
  • USB Connection
  • Average price online: $100

Camera/Speaker/Microphone All-in-One

  • Manufacturer: Logitech
  • Model: BCC950 ConferenceCam
  • USB connection
  • Remote-controlled zoom, pan features
  • Average price online: $185

Room-size Videoconferencing with GMDC*Connect

The breathtaking video and screen-share clarity of the GMDC*Connect system makes room-size videoconferencing surprisingly affordable.  Just connect a large-screen TV, via an HDMI cable, to your laptop or desktop computer.  Add one of the above high-quality cameras, speakers and microphones, and you have an excellent room-size videoconferencing system, for thousands less than other room systems.