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Developer
Leap Motion, Inc.
Type
Hands/fingers tracking
Technique
2 monochromatic IR cameras
1.3-Megapixel
3 IR LEDs
Frequency
115 fps
Precision
0.01 mm
Accuracy

Latency

FOV
135° hemispherical
Range
1 meter
Release date
July 22, 2013
Price
$79.99

See also : Software using the Leap Motion.

History


https://www.leapmotion.com/blog/leap-motion-v2-tracking-now-in-public-developer-beta/
http://blog.leapmotion.com/david-holz-quick-peek-future-wearable-displays-inputs/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2wzszg/it_lives_official_unreal_engine_leap_motion_plugin/

Features


Hardware


Media



Software

Waiting for DK2? Add positional tracking to your DK1! : https://developer.oculusvr.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=30&t=8097
LeapToy
Quick Switch http://blog.leapmotion.com/new-demo-switch-vr-real-world-simple-gesture/ http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2r7nbq/new_leap_motion_demo_switch_from_vr_to_the_real/

Guides & tutorials

VR Design Guide

Articles

http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/DanielPlemmons/20140428/216072/Jumping_Head_First_into_Motion_Control_Design.php

In the media

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/25/technology/personaltech/no-keyboard-and-now-no-touch-screen-either.html
http://www.roadtovr.com/ces-2015-leap-motion-co-founders-talk-dragonfly-made-vr-motion-input-camera/
http://uploadvr.com/leap-motion-orion-vr/

Reviews

http://www.engadget.com/2013/07/22/leap-motion-controller-review/
http://www.digitalversus.com/motion-sensors/leap-motion-the-leap-p15766/test.html
http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-leap-motion-control-review
http://doc-ok.org/?p=1003

Relevant forum threads

http://www.mtbs3d.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?f=120&t=15630
http://www.mtbs3d.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?f=140&t=19612
http://www.mtbs3d.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?f=140&t=17377
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2hn22e/interacting_with_virtual_reality_scene_using_your/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2smp4r/leap_motion_222_update_released/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2see01/leap_motion_cofounders_talk_dragonfly_madeforvr/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2sbfnn/has_anyone_used_multiple_leap_motions_to_increase/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/304tat/vr_best_practices_a_new_whitepaper_from_leap/
https://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/468r2w/leap_motion_releases_orion_brings_with_it/?limit=500

External links

Official website
VR Best Practices Guidelines
Leap Motion at Wikipedia
The unofficial Leap FAQ
Leap Motion API Overview