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By Joe Jackson and Levi Perkins
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About

Introducing CompuTach

CompuTach displays essential computer performance stats in real-time on an automotive style gauge, just like the dashboard in your car. Now, with CompuTach, you will be able to monitor CPU performance (CPU, RAM, Temperature, and Ping Speed) in real-time without having to close applications or take up valuable screen space. With our proprietary software, that we coded "as close to the metal" as possible, there is an absolute minimum parasitic load which ensures your computing power is used for the current application - not for running the performance monitor itself.

Fits all Computer Monitors and Laptop Screens Between 1/8"-2" in Thickness

Millions of Colors Available: Customize the CompuTach to Your Color Scheme with the Click of a Button

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Immediate Alerts If Something is Wrong

How Did You Make It?

While trying to solve this problem, we saw hackers attaching car gauges and voltmeters to their computer to measure performance. We knew we could do better, so we set out to build an affordable, efficient, and accurate gauge for the world. Over the past 2 years, we worked with people from across the globe to fix bugs and optimize performance across our 10+ prototypes. Eventually, we partnered with the experts at Kickr Design to bring you the final production model.

     

How Do I Use It?

When an application slows or stops, simply look up at the CompuTach to diagnose the issue. Whether my internet is cutting out (ping speed), I have too many tabs open (RAM), there are big processes running in the background (CPU), or I’m toasting my over-clocked CPU (Temp), CompuTach will instantly reveal the issue. Simply install our light software package, and plug-in the CompuTach to begin gauging your performance. 

How Does the Hardware and Software Integrate?

1. Install the light software application

2. Plug the CompuTach into a USB port. 

3. That's it! 

If you would like to set custom alert levels or change the colors, you can do so with ease. The video below will explain the integration.

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When Will I Get It?

The Story Behind The World's First Dedicated Hardware Computer Resource Monitor  

Joe and Levi bonded over a slightly unconventional approach to life and a consistent ability to make poor decisions while in college. After college, Joe found himself installing hospital business system and Levi found his way into the federal government. Corporate and governmental red tape annoyed them both and they decided to become serial entrepreneurs in 2013. Joe and Levi have created and led several services-based businesses, but have always wanted to try to bring a physical product to market. During a late work night involving a few beers, Joe's computer started stalling and Levi slurred out, "you should have a tachometer for this thing. . ." CompuTach was born. 

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Technical Specifications:

Find out more, at CompuTach.io

Risks and challenges

All engineering and industrial design are complete. The production sourcing and fulfillment vendors are in place, and all marketing and sales channels are aligned. The only remaining hurdle is to create the final injection molds, and start manufacturing. With your help, we can hit the "launch button" and have a CompuTach in everyone's hand in time for the holidays.

So go on, hit the little green button and become a part of the CompuTach community!

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    Please, take the shirt off of our backs.

    1 super sweet tee (see video) - but wait, there's more! You also get a CompuTach koozie, and membership into our Community Insider program.

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    Early Bird Special (30% off)

    Our earliest backers will get a CompuTach for only $49 (est. $69.99 retail). We will also owe you our eternal gratitude for helping us make CompuTach available to the masses. You will be listed at the top of our Community Insider page as a founder, because without you, none of this would be possible.

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    Maybe you didn't get one of our first 300 units, but you still need to gauge your performance at an affordable price. Get it on KickStarter for only $60 (est. $69.99 retail), plus, you will become a member of our Community Insider program.

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    The World is Not Enough (the sequel)

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    The Buddy System (30% off)

    If you want a CompuTach for you and don't want to be the only person sporting the latest gamer gadget, this is the package for you! Get 2 CompuTachs for $98 ($139.98 retail) plus we will throw in a super sweet tee shirt.

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    No One Left Behind (30% off)

    If you really like your friends and want to share the love even more, then let's do this! Get 3 CompuTachs for $147 ($209.97 retail). Plus, we'll send you a tee shirt for being so kind and to make sure you remain slightly cooler than your friends.

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Funding period

- (30 days)