With the Kinect for Windows v2 sensor and SDK 2.0 public preview, you get more of the precision, responsiveness, and intuitive capabilities you need to develop interactive applications that respond to movements, gestures, and voice commands.
The v2 sensor and SDK deliver key features and enhancements that enable you to build applications that understand humans, objects, and their environments better, including:
Improved skeletal hand and joint orientation
Higher depth fidelity
1080p HD video
Support for new development environments
New active infrared capabilities
Learn more about the features
Now, with the SDK 2.0 public preview, you can start creating Kinect for Windows v2 applications for commercial availability in the Windows Store later this year, giving you the opportunity to offer your solutions to a broader range of customers.
Learn the basics
Start creating innovative Kinect for Windows apps and experiences.
Build amazing apps
Dive deeper into developing cutting-edge Kinect for Windows applications.
Share your story
Tell us about the innovative ways you are using Kinect for Windows.
Order the v2 sensor
Order your v2 sensor, before the final version of SDK 2.0 is released later this year, and get an early start on developing new solutions.
Read technical docs
Dig into the details with the latest SDK release notes, the Human Interface Guidelines, and more.