Emotiv Insight 腦波感測器頭盔中，內置了5個EEG（腦電波）感測器以及2個參考感測器，覆蓋了大腦皮層的關鍵區域，可以監測人所做出的不同行為和表情。並且可以讀取到頭腦中的腦電波數據，並通過系統內部的編譯系統翻譯成語音。
研發團隊為了幫助用戶改善大腦功能，鍛煉意志，同時也希望Emotiv Insight智能頭盔經過不斷的進步之後可以幫助那些存在語言或者肢體障礙的殘障人更容易生活，如讓聾啞人士也能“開口說話”，殘障人士通過Emotiv Insight控制輪椅等等。
Emotiv Insight is a 5-channel mobile EEG headset that records your brainwaves and translates them into meaningful data you can understand. Designed for extended use in field research, BCI and advanced self assessment use-cases, Insight boasts advanced electronics that are fully optimized to produce clean, robust signals anytime, anywhere.
Emotiv Insight is the only device in its category that offers 5 EEG sensors + 2 reference sensors. This high spatial resolution provides in-depth information on your brain activity. Leveraging years of science-backed research and experience to create the next generation brainwear®, the Insight features an elegant, lightweight and user-friendly design. (USB Receiver not included)
NOTE: The Universal USB Receiver is required for use with devices which do not support the Bluetooth SMART protocol and is strongly recommended for all purchasers who plan to use Insight with a PC running Mac OSX, Windows 7+ or Linux (Ubuntu or Fedora)