Kinect For Windows Pre-Order Now Availalble From Amazon

Kinect for Windows is coming to market on Feb-1st. The device will costs $249 and its already available for pre-order from Amazon. You can find it here. Already there are no.of applications running that takes advantage of Kinect sensor has been released to the market.

Today, we are announcing that the new Kinect for Windows hardware and accompanying software will be available on February 1st, 2012 in 12 countries (United States, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom), at a suggested retail price of US $249.  Kinect for Windows hardware will be available, in limited quantities at first, through a variety of resellers and distributors.  The price includes a one-year warranty, access to ongoing software updates for both speech and human tracking, and our continued investment in Kinect for Windows-based software advancements.  Later this year, we will offer special academic pricing (planned at US $149) for Qualified Educational Users.

Read more on it here. 

More details soon.

  • Saakhi Neethan

    what is the difference b/w kinect for windows & kinect for xbox?
    kinect for xbox is running well on my PC! Then why kinect for win?

    • Njoi Fontes

      The only real difference is that it is optimized for close proximity use (as opposed to the xbox kinect that needs quite a bit of room). BTW what software are you using to used kinect on the pc replacing the mouse?

  • Ankur

    When will you launch kinect in other countries?