PLEASE NOTE: Microsoft has ended production and support for the Kinect camera. We're not sure how long we can continue to support this camera, and don't recommend purchasing one for long-term or commercial installations unless you are using one of the Kinect-specific apps.
We recommend the Kinect for Xbox One for LUMOplay Photo Booth and Skeletal Tracking apps. Apps that require this camera are clearly marked in our app store.
The Kinect for Xbox requires an additional PC adapter kit that includes a power cable that must be plugged into an outlet. It also requires a USB 3.0 port and Windows 8 - 10 (64-bit).
The Kinect for Xbox One camera works well in darkness, low light and in most other lighting conditions except direct sunlight.
Download the LUMOplay Installation Guide to learn more about camera placement for different installation types.
Driver pack will automatically be downloaded when the Kinect for Xbox One camera is plugged into your computer. Requires a USB 3.0 port and Windows 8+
Kinect for Xbox One Driver Links:
Kinect for Windows runtime + Kinect for Windows SDK
Placement Recommendations - Camera facing the floor or wall
For the most accurate tracking, we recommend mounting the camera between 3m (10') and 3.5m (12') from the wall or floor.
Placement Recommendations - Camera facing the players from a wall
Place the camera no higher than 7' from the floor, above the display, for best performance. Kinect for Xbox One cameras cameras have a range of 1.2m (3.6') - 3.5m (11.5').
Note: The Kinect for Xbox One has additional hardware requirements which can be reviewed here. Please check the compatibility of this camera with your PC.
Some of these requirements are different than the requirements for LUMOplay.
If you plan to use the Kinect for Xbox One, make sure your computer satisfies both sets of requirements.
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