Maximum number of Kinect Cameras on one PC? RRS feed

  • Question

  • What is the maximum number of Kinect sensors that anyone has successfully used in an application on a single (high powered) PC with multiple USB root hubs? I notice that there is mention of up to at least three sensors in the Kinect Fusion samples / documents.

    What issues have been encountered as the number of sensors increases? We have an application that combines 8 point clouds for examining products up to 6m long...

    Thursday, December 19, 2013 8:38 PM


  • This is limited to the USB host controllers and the bandwidth capabilities of the system. We have tested up to 4 sensors on one system and is what is officially supported. Testing and using more than that will require that you do the testing to ensure it meets your requirements.

    Carmine Sirignano - MSFT

    Friday, January 3, 2014 12:28 AM