Kinect SDK Beta 2 adds Windows 8 support

Kinect SDK Beta 2 adds Windows 8 support

Earlier this week, Microsoft officials announced that they plan to release a Kinect  SDK for Windows for commercial usage in early 2012.

Today, Microsoft has updated the other SDK that’s used for non commercial usage.


This new Kinect for Windows SDK Beta 2 adds support for the Microsoft Windows 8 Developer.

At this point, you can use the Kinect SDK Beta 2 with Windows 7 and Windows 8.

You can download the new version of the SDK here…


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