SoftKinetic – a Sony Group Company

DepthSense Technologies to Provide Comprehensive Solutions for VR Development.
End Market(s):  Energy and Industrials, Business Services & Logistics
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Company Type:  Enterprise Software Developer

Coverage & Analysis from the Information Feed:

Summary:  SoftKinetic develops “time-of-flight” range image sensors for use in creating the next-generation user interface for computers, game machines, and mobile devices. Its DepthSense technologies – depth sensors, hand tracking middleware, and interactive samples – provide the industry’s most comprehensive solutions for VR development.



SoftKinetic was acquired by Sony in October 2015 and now operates as a subsidiary of Sony.

Product / Service Offerings:

SoftKinetic makes technology solutions that allows users of a VR headset to interact with virtual reality with their hands through its Reach technology.

The company’s Depthsense Cameras and modules provide advanced 3D vision for consumer and industrial applications.

iisu middleware – a complete platform for natural gesture development and deployment. iisu offers full-body skeleton tracking as well as precise hand and finger tracking.

Customers: VR software developers looking to make interactive VR programs.