Last week Microsoft announced that Microsoft Kinect would retail for $150 in the US, now a UK online retailer has revealed the price of the Microsoft Kinect for the UK.
ShopTo has the Microsoft Kinect listed for £129.99 and is offering the Kinect up for pre-order for £124.86, with a delivery date of Friday the 19th of November 2010.
UK retailer Play has also listed the Microsoft Kinect, along with full specifications which you can see below.
Colour and depth-sensing lenses
Voice microphone array
Tilt motor for sensor adjustment
Fully compatible with existing Xbox 360 consoles
Field of View
Horizontal field of view: 57 degrees
Vertical field of view: 43 degrees
Physical tilt range: ± 27 degrees
Depth sensor range: 1.2m – 3.5m
320×240 16-bit depth @ 30 frames/sec
640×480 32-bit colour@ 30 frames/sec
16-bit audio @ 16 kHz
Skeletal Tracking System
Tracks up to 6 people, including 2 active players
Tracks 20 joints per active player
Ability to map active players to LIVE Avatars
LIVE party chat and in-game voice chat (requires Xbox LIVE Gold Membership)
Echo cancellation system enhances voice input
Speech recognition in multiple
The specifications mention that Microsoft Kinect tracks up to 6 people, including 2 active players, which gives the impression that only two people will be able to play at once.
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