In order to use the Google+ platform for your SAT Online Course, your computer must meet the following requirements:
Supported browsers and operating systems
Google+ supports the current version and the 2 previous major releases of the browsers listed below.
Google+ supports the current version and the 2 previous major releases of the operating systems listed below.
Mac OS X
Ubuntu and other Debian based Linux distributions
Required Plugin (please download now)
A simple browser plug-in enables Google+ video calling on any computer with a web browser, webcam, and microphone. Download
Limitations of video calls that you should be aware of:
Video calls can have a maximum of 10 participants.
There’s a 150 minute check-in to make sure you’re still there.
You need to have a broadband connection to the Internet.
Processor Minimum Requirements:
Any 2 GHz dual core processor or greater.
The bandwidth used is adaptive and will vary to provide the best experience for the given conditions of the participants’ network.
With group video calls of more than 2 people you can expect bandwidth usage in ideal situations to be:
Outbound from the participant in all situations: 900kbps
Inbound to the participant with 5 participants: 2mbps
Inbound to the participant with 10 participants: 3mbps