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Kinect for Windows gives computers eyes, ears, and a brain. With Kinect for Windows, businesses and developers are creating applications that allow their customers to interact naturally with computers by simply gesturing and speaking.

Pre-order your Kinect for Windows v2 sensor now, before general availability later this year, and get an early start on developing solutions with the v2 technology.

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What’s possible with Kinect for
Windows? See how Kinect is being
applied to fields beyond gaming.

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You can purchase the original
Kinect for Windows sensor or
preorder the v2 sensor now.

Pre-order the v2 sensor


Get help developing solutions,
become a Kinect for Windows
partner, and more.

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New to Kinect for Windows?

Get an overview and answers
to common questions about
using Kinect for Windows for
natural human computing.

Get the basics

What's new

The Kinect for Windows v2 sensor
is now available for preorder. With v2,
developers will be able to create
Windows Store apps with Kinect.

Learn more

Kinect for Windows SDK

Discover what you can do with the
Kinect for Windows SDK 1.8 for use
with the original sensor.

Download SDK 1.8