Actronika EvalKit

An image of Actronika EvalKit to aid in identification.

Tool Summary

General Purpose Information
Year of First Releaseⓘ 2020
Platformⓘ Windows, macOS, Linux
Availabilityⓘ Available
Licenseⓘ Open Source (GPL 3)
Hardware Control Information
Haptic Categoryⓘ Vibrotactile
Hardware Abstractionⓘ Consumer (Actronika Unitouch)
Interaction and Interface Information
Driving Featureⓘ Time
Effect Localizationⓘ Device-centric
Media Supportⓘ Audio
Iterative Playbackⓘ Yes
Design Approachesⓘ DPC, Process, Library
Interaction Metaphorsⓘ Dataflow

Additional Information

The Actronica EvalKit includes a basic dataflow interface where preset, parametrized effects can be adjusted and their output directed to different actuators. Other modes support directly playing back an audio file and trying other, more complex effects on the included haptic module.

For more information, consult the Actronika website.