System Requirements

Manufacturers change system specifications regularly so it is difficult to describe the exact configuration that is required to use Autoquant X3 successfully. However, there are some important guidelines to consider before purchasing or upgrading your computer hardware for use with Autoquant X3.

Rule of Thumb:

Everything depends on memory and speed. For users who want the best possible experience and product performance we recommend that you review the requirements below and follow-up with a review of the hardware priorities to understand how the whole system plays a part in the applications performance.

 RecommendedHigh Performance
Operating System Windows® 10 (64-bit)
Windows® 7 (64-bit)
Windows® 10 (64-bit)
Windows® 7 (64-bit)
Free Disk Space 2 GB on installation drive plus dedicated data drive (500 GB or higher) 2 GB on installation drive plus one or more dedicated SATA 6Gb/s data drivers (2 TB or higher)
Processor 2.8 GHz Intel® quad-core 64-bit processor (Core i7 series) or better 3.0 GHz Intel quad-core 64-bit processor or dual Intel quad-core 64-bit processor
RAM 16 GB memory or higher 48 GB memory or higher
Graphics Card (GPU Module) NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX series (8 GB, CUDA 2.0 or higher, and Open GL 4.2 or higher) at a minimum NVIDIA Quadro series (12 GB, CUDA 2.0 or higher, and Open GL 4.2 or higher) or Testa series (12 GB, CUDA 2.0 or higher)

Important Notes:

*Specifications are subject to change. Please contact Media Cybernetics or your local reseller for the latest features.

Supported File Formats

DescriptionExtensionReadWrite
AutoQuant X Dataset *.xml Read Write
Legacy AutoQuant Dataset *.aqh Read  
TIFF Image *.tif, *.tiff Read Write
Raw Binary Data File *.raw, *.deb, *.avz Read Write
Microsoft® Windows® Bitmap *.bmp Read Write
Image-Pro® Sequence *.seq Read Write
Image Cytometry Standard *.ics, *.ids Read Write
BioRad® PIC *.pic Read Write
Bitplane® Imaris® IMS3 *.ims Read Write
Bitplane® Imaris® IMS5 *.ims Read Write
Leica® LEI *.lei Read  
Leica LIF *.lif Read  
Olympus® FluoView® FV1000 *.oif, *.oib Read Write
Carl Zeiss® AxioVision® ZVI *.zvi Read  
Carl Zeiss LSM *.lsm Read Write
Carl Zeiss CZI *.czi Read  
Nikon® NIS-Elements *.nd2 Read  
Scanalytics IPLab™ *.ipl, *.iplab Read Write
Molecular Devices MetaMorph *.nd Read Write
Molecular Devices® MetaMorph® *.stk Read Write