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Xsens Awinda Starter is the most affordable Xsens quality mocap hardware

To capture inertial body movement, our Xsens Awinda models use 17 wireless sensors, fitted on the body with adjustable straps. This supports fast, easy, and reliable motion capture. Its portability also makes it ideal for group and education settings. 


  • Robust and accurate

  • Use anywhere – no lab required

  • Live stream with ease

  • Magnetic immunity

  • Fast set-up time

  • Low latency

  • Affordable

MVN Awinda Starter

Don’t let the name fool you

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Can be worn over normal clothes.

Calibrated data

Maximum range of 25 m.

Virtual YouTuber, or VTuber
Frame rate

Maximum of 60 Hz frame rate.

Xsens Awinda Starter



Technical specifications


Update rate

Up to 60 Hz

Wireless range

25 m

Battery life

6 hr

Wireless communication

Radio protocol (Awinda protocol)

Wireless datalink

Dongle antenna

Technical specifications



Full body strap set (including 3 Awinda shirts in size S, L & XL) 


USB cables for Awinda sensors, plus a 6-port USB charger


30 ms

On-body buffering

30 sec


17 wireless sensors

Technical specifications


Hardware synchronization

Third party – e.g. EMG sensors, force plate; optional with additional Awinda station


Neoprene shell case

Finger tracking

Full compatibility with Xsens Metagloves by Manus, Xsens gloves by Manus, Manus Prime II, and Stretchsense gloves

Xsens Awinda Starter

Purchase options

Xsens Awinda Starter is the most affordable Xsens quality mocap hardware

For only $4,590 you get a full-body strap set with size S, L and XL T-shirts and USB dongle receiver. 

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We offer smart bundles of hardware, software, and cloud processing options optimized for main motion capture use cases. Get in contact if you need help configuring your system.

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