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Microsoft talks Kinect v2 for Windows at Build 2014, will include 1080p sensor and more

Microsoft talks Kinect v2 for Windows at Build 2014, will include 1080p sensor and more

By 2 April 2014

Microsoft's Build developer conference is now underway, and it has detailed what's in store for the next-generation Kinect (or Kinect v2). Starting with Windows compatibility, Microsoft said it would update its platform for using the Kinect motion controller... >>

Microsoft teases Kinect 2 sensor for Windows, 'getting closer and closer to launch'

Microsoft teases Kinect 2 sensor for Windows, 'getting closer and closer to launch'

By 28 March 2014

Microsoft has officially unveiled the second-generation Kinect sensor that will be made available to Windows PC gamers. In a blog post on the Kinect blog on Thursday, the Redmond-based company showed a picture of the Kinect for Windows v2 and offered... >>

Microsoft shows how crazy-fast Xbox One's Kinect will redeem a code

Microsoft shows how crazy-fast Xbox One's Kinect will redeem a code

By 6 November 2013

Microsoft's Major Nelson has done plenty of bragging about the Xbox One's features ahead of its 22 November launch, and it doesn't stop today. The Xbox spokesman uploaded a six-second video to Vine, showing just how fast the Xbox One's Kinect will redeem... >>

Xbox One Kinect can understand two voices talking at the same time

Xbox One Kinect can understand two voices talking at the same time

By 30 September 2013

As the launch of Microsoft's Xbox One approaches, more details are emerging. The Xbox One's Kinect peripheral will be able to understand two people talking at the same time, revealed Microsoft's Phil Harrison at the Eurogamer Expo in London. This means... >>

Goodbye 25-digit codes: Xbox One Kinect to scan and redeem download codes

Goodbye 25-digit codes: Xbox One Kinect to scan and redeem download codes

By 2 July 2013

Gamers, rejoice! Microsoft has just revealed a much desired, timesaving feature of the Xbox One-Kinect experience. Everyone knows that it's annoying to enter download codes manually, and Microsoft knows this too. The company has apparently listened to... >>

Developers offered new Xbox One-style Kinect sensor for Windows for $399

Developers offered new Xbox One-style Kinect sensor for Windows for $399

By 26 June 2013

A massive part of the Xbox One on launch will be the addition of the new, second-generation Kinect sensor in every box. Microsoft has now revealed the same sensor for Windows, and is inviting developers to register their interest and take part in the... >>

Microsoft confirms new Kinect sensor coming to Windows in 2014

Microsoft confirms new Kinect sensor coming to Windows in 2014

By 23 May 2013

We already know Microsoft's new Kinect sensor is coming to the Xbox One as a bundled package. Now, Microsoft has done a favour for the Windows users in the crowd by announcing that the new Kinect sensor will be coming to the platform in 2014, adding... >>

Xbox 720 will feature Kinect sensor by default, according to another leak

Xbox 720 will feature Kinect sensor by default, according to another leak

By 20 February 2013

Microsoft's next-generation Xbox console code named Durango will ship with a new Kinect sensor by default, according to VGLeaks. The new sensor is said to improve in many areas, including better tracking results in larger rooms.  VGLeaks goes on to report... >>

Xbox 720: Latest rumours claim mandatory Kinect and game installs

Xbox 720: Latest rumours claim mandatory Kinect and game installs

By 12 February 2013

A new round of rumours has emerged about the Xbox 720. And while several of the things that are claimed are familiar from previous "leaks", the difference this time around is that the source is SuperDaE - the mysterious gamer behind the attempt to sell... >>

Kinect 2 screen shot leaked by Xbox 720 devkit owner

Kinect 2 screen shot leaked by Xbox 720 devkit owner

By 10 August 2012

A screen shot purported to be of the new, much higher-resolution body mapping abilities which Kinect 2 may be bringing to the table has been leaked on Twitter. Posted by user @superDaE, someone who is known to have a Durango (aka Xbox 720) development... >>