The PrimeSense’s technology was used in the Microsoft’s Kinect, after that the technology used in the robots and 3D scanning systems instead of the video games. You must know in 2013 the Apple bought the PrimeSense technology for its smart products. The Cameras in the market are for using the same technology.
Recently, the Asus announced the Xtion 2, the cameras are enabled with the PrimeSense technology. The last version of the Asus Xtion also supported by the same technology, but now at this release, there is some changing are being made in the lens of the camera.
According to the source, the camera of having the resolution of the 5-megapixel, the device is able to support the 3 USB devices. The depth sensors of the camera are limited to the 640 x 480 at 30 fps.
The Camera is smaller in size as compared to the last version of Asus. The company has the much improvement in the Xtion 2 from the last version, but there are many other competitors that are offering at the cheap price.
One of the biggest rivals is Intel’s RealSense 3D camera, who is available at the low cost for $100. The Intel’s RealSense 3D camera has the more resolution up to 60 fps. The Asus Xtion 2 is available for $269.99.