The specifications listed below are a minimum recommended to run the software application.

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Polistream Client Workstation

  • Pentium 4 2GHZ or better,
  • Windows 2000 or XP International Version

Polistream MSX

MSX Monitoring System

  • Core2Duo 2.4 or better, 1GB RAM,
  • 200MB free hard disk space on system drive;
  • Video card with 512MB (1GB Dual-Head recommended or better for multiple displays); Sound card with Direct Sound support, USB Port (for dongle);
  • Windows 7, 8.1 & 10 (Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2008R2, 2012R2 & 2016 supported)

MSX Logging System

  • Pentium 4 2.4GHZ or better, 512MB RAM;
  • 60MB free hard disk space on system drive; Logging disk space as required by configuration, USB Port (for dongle);
  • Video card with 32MB and DirectX 9.0 with Direct3D support; Sound card with Direct Sound support;
  • Windows 7, 8.1 & 10 (Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2008R2, 2012R2 & 2016 supported)

*  MSX4 a 64Bit operating system – Windows 7, 8.1, 10, Server 2012R2 and Server 2016 – 64Bit


  • Dual core processor; 2GB RAM;
  • 250MB free hard disk space on system drive; Second hard disk for video storage to suit application – video can be stored on remote servers;
  • DirectX 9.0c or later; .Net framework 3.5 sp1 or later;
  • USB slot for dongle;
  • Currently supported Windows OS: Windows 7, 8.1, & 10 and also Windows Server 2008R2, 2012R2, and 2016

WinCaps Qu4ntum

  • Currently supported Windows desktop OS: Windows 7, 8.1 and 10;
  • Intel Core i5 Processor (3.2 GHz), 4GB RAM (6GB if using speech recognition);
  • graphics card with at least 512MB RAM (NVidia GeForce or AMD Radeon);
  • USB slot for dongle; full keyboard with numeric pad (or use with USB numeric pad);
  • Microsoft Office (for spell check and proofing, Office 365, Office Starter Edition and Office On-Demand not supported).

Poliscript 3000 (inc. SV3 Video Cache)

  • Currently supported Windows desktop OS: Windows Vista, 7 (32 and 64 bit) or 8.1
  • Pentium 4 3GHZ with 2GB RAM
  • 2GB free hard disk space plus at least 40GB for video storage
  • DVD-ROM Drive
  • Video card with 256MB and DirectX 9.0c with Direct3D support – see below
  • Audio with Direct Sound support plus speakers or headphones
  • USB port (for dongle)

Compatible Graphics Cards*

Most modern PCs and graphics cards with at least 128MB of dedicated graphics memory will support Poliscript 3000 SV3 (256MB recomended for display of HD video).

Use the SV3 Video Check utility (found in the Poliscript installation package) to check compatibility of your graphics card (please ensure that speakers or headphones are connected).

As examples we have tested the following graphics cards:

  • Matrox G450 & G550
  • nVIDIA Geforce2 MX200, Geforce 4 MX400 and TNT2
  • SIS Xabre 400
  • PNY Technology nVIDIA

Compatible Video Input Devices*


  • Pinnacle Dazzle DVD Recorder (USB)

We have also tested the following video input cards:

  • Canopus ADVC-55/110/1394
  • Hauppauge WinTV and WinTV2 Express & USB, WINTV GO Model 607 and GO2 Model 759
  • Osprey 210
  • Pinnacle PCTV: Rave, Pro, 40i, 50i, 110i, Pinnacle PCTV Analog (Pro) PCI and USB, Pinnacle Studio Movieboard Plus PCI
  • Sweetspot SDI

* NOTE: Sample devices listed have been tested for compatibility with Poliscript however this past testing is not a guarantee of compatibility in any particular configuration or with any specific version of Windows.  Models can change and driver software versions vary over time; some items listed may no longer be available or supportable. We recommend that customers always test cards and USB devices in their specific configuration.