The camera includes a depth sensor and 1080 p color camera. It will be integrated into devices in the second half of the year from Acer, Asus, Dell, Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, Lenovo, and NEC.
“We see each other in 3D and touch each other in 3D. Why the hell do we need to look at the computer in 2-D?” said Mooly Eden, general manager of perceptual computing for Intel. “We will make machine interfaces natural, intensive, immersive. We will make it more human like.”
Intel also said it is partnering with Microsoft to deliver more immersive experiences for users of Microsoft’s Skype videoconferencing technology. Since the RealSense technology can extract a human face from an image with its “live background removal technology,” video users will be able to easily change the background in real time. “What used to take a studio with a greenscreen — we can do it instantly,” Eden said. />
CES CEO Brian Krzanich, who is delivering the keynote address for CES 2014 later today, will use his presentation to demonstrate the RealSense technology.
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