Optional. FaceSay can run without any internet connection. Automatic updates and semi-automatic activation are available if the PC is connected to the internet.
FaceSay is designed to run on Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 2000.
Mac users can run FaceSay on Apple's Bootcamp.http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3777
1GB for For XP and 2000
2GB for Vista and Windows 7
300mb of free space
1.75GHZ or faster
A sound card and either speakers or headphones are required - to hear the spoken tips, personalized praise "Good job, <student name>!", etc.
Optional, but encouraged, not for accessibility, but so that the student can physically participate in social gestures/interactions. Here are some possible options:
MagicTouch Add-on TouchScreen ($160)
GateWay AllIn One PC ($750)
HP All In One PC ($900)
HP TouchScreen Laptop (old model - $800)