Graphics Control Panel

Desktop Research

Persona

Process

Heuristic Evaluation, Competitive Study
User Study, Persona & Scenario
Brainstorming & Conceptualization
Concept Evaluation
Mockups & Prototyping

User Study

Survey, Contextual-Inquiries, On-site Visits

Brainstorming & Conceptualization

Concept Evaluation

40 conceptual designs were evaluated.

Feasibility

Can it be implemented?
Do we have enough time to do this?
Does it belong to NVIDIA domain?
How practical is it?

Coolness Factor

How much do we like the idea?
How interesting is it to work on?
Creativity in the idea?
Love at first sight effect?
Emotional attachment (how much the user would emotionally attach to this?)

Usability

How representative is it of the persona goals?
Usefulness
Relevance

Prototype - Display Setup

Direct Manipulation,
Visually Engaging

Prototype - 3D Settings for Games

Games & Profile Management,
Visual Previews for Settings