Minimum Requirements for Amplio Learning Platform

Computer Set-Up

Computer setup varies between 2 main users types in our system, educators and students.

General Requirements

  • Webcam and Playback device (i.e. built-in or external speakers, headphones, etc.)
  • Fast internet connection (15mpbs or higher download and upload speed)
  • Browser – Last two major releases of one of these browsers: Google Chrome, and Microsoft Edge on computers running Windows, Mac.

Educators

Each SLP/dyslexia interventionist must have a computer that meets the following specifications:

  • Dual-core processor i3-5010U and above.
    • Please note: Chromebooks with Intel Celeron CPU are not supported.
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 11-inch display or larger. (Minimal Screen Resolution 1024×768)

Operating system

  • Windows 10 or later. 
  • Mac OS X 10.13 (or later).

Students

Each student must have a device that meets the following specifications:

  • M1 chip or Intel CPU-based or AMD CPU-based (4 GB of RAM minimum recommended).
  • 11-inch display or larger is recommended

Operating system

  • Windows 10 or later. 
  • Mac OS X 10.13 (or later).
  • ChromeOS +
  • iOS (Last two major releases)
  • Android (Last two major releases)

Other users (Spedirectors and System Administrators)

We do not have special restrictions for other users in our system, other than a stable internet connection.

Network and configurations

Internet Connection

A broadband internet connection with a minimum of 10 Mbps (or higher) upload and download speeds. 15 Mbps or higher preferred. 

Using a Cellular Network is not recommended, you are strongly advised to use a WIFI or Ethernet connection.

Permissions

Amplio Learning platform requires Camera and Microphone permissions.

If you’re using a Chrome device at work or school, your network administrator can set camera and microphone settings for you. In that case, you can’t change them here. Learn about using a managed Chrome device.

Firewalls

Whitelist the following from all web filters, firewalls, or any other network filtering device in your school network.

  • *.ampliospeech.com
  • *.ampliolearning.com
  • *.amazonaws.com
  • *.exitgames.com
  • *.tokbox.com
  • *.opentok.com
  • *.googleapis.com
  • *.gstatic.com
  • *.youtube.com

OpenTok (Vonage) 

Network configurations should follow OpenTok Requirements in order to support proper Video/Audio experience.

For more advanced network configuration please see the following:

After enabling the network configuration, please perform OpenTok Pre-Call Test in order to make sure everything is working correctly.