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|Name||Virteasy Dental||Kobra Simulator|
|Windows & Linux||Linux|
|Haptic Arm||7.9N Touch X (from Geomagic)||Custom (from Forsslund Systems)|
|Standalone Dental Mirror||Yes (free flow)||No|
|3D Screen Resolution||1920 x 1080 HD 24 Inches||TBC|
|3D Glasses||Yes – Active||Yes – Active|
|Virtual Patient Case Studies||Yes||Yes|
|Virtual Patient Simulation||Yes||Yes|
|Full 3D Scene||Yes||No|
|Number of Exercises||115+||6 (more being created)|
|Editor Program?||Yes||No (TBC)|
|Case Study||Available on YouTube||TBC|
|Parent Company||HRV Simulation – France||Forsslund Systems – Sweden|
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