RESEARCH PAPER: Tobii Benchmark Testing Validates The Benefits Of Dynamic Foveated Rendering

By Anshel Sag, Patrick Moorhead - June 22, 2020

Led by enterprise use cases, the VR market is resurging with a new generation of devices equipped with innovative features enabled by eye tracking and foveated rendering (FR). These technologies first appeared in commercial headsets in mid-2019, and while they are relatively new, they promise to deliver significant improvements in performance and the generation of accurate, actionable insights. Heavy M&A activity in the eye-tracking space has consolidated the market to just a few players. Tobii is one of the remaining independent eye-tracking companies that offer OEMs the opportunity to integrate eye tracking into their products and reap the benefits that come with this technology.

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Table Of Contents:

  • Introduction
  • Benchmark Purpose
  • Benchmark Components
  • Benchmark Process
  • Benchmark Results
  • RTX 2070 Results
  • RTX 2080 TI Results
  • Evaluation
  • Table 1: Alienware Aurora PC Hardware Specifications
  • Table 2: Pico Neo 2 Eye System Specifications
  • Table 3: Alienware Aurora PC Software Specifications
  • Figure 1: Dynamic Foveated Rendering Vs Full Rendering

Companies Cited:

  • Alienware
  • ASUS
  • HTC
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • NVIDIA
  • Pico
  • Qualcomm
  • Tobii
Anshel Sag
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Anshel Sag is Moor Insights & Strategy’s in-house millennial with over 15 years of experience in the IT industry. Anshel has had extensive experience working with consumers and enterprises while interfacing with both B2B and B2C relationships, gaining empathy and understanding of what users really want. Some of his earliest experience goes back as far as his childhood when he started PC gaming at the ripe of old age of 5 while building his first PC at 11 and learning his first programming languages at 13.

Patrick Moorhead
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Patrick founded the firm based on his real-world world technology experiences with the understanding of what he wasn’t getting from analysts and consultants. Ten years later, Patrick is ranked #1 among technology industry analysts in terms of “power” (ARInsights)  in “press citations” (Apollo Research). Moorhead is a contributor at Forbes and frequently appears on CNBC. He is a broad-based analyst covering a wide variety of topics including the cloud, enterprise SaaS, collaboration, client computing, and semiconductors. He has 30 years of experience including 15 years of executive experience at high tech companies (NCR, AT&T, Compaq, now HP, and AMD) leading strategy, product management, product marketing, and corporate marketing, including three industry board appointments.