20th June 2013

MVN Animate completely wireless, lighter and more accessible mocap


Enschede, the Netherlands – June 20th 2013 – Xsens releases MVN Animate, a wireless tracker based motion capture system to expands its industry leading MVN product line.

MVN Animate features on-body straps and eliminates battery packs and cables for even faster setup, easier operation and unconstrained range of motion.

Xsens believes that a great product fit is critical to customer satisfaction. MVN Animate is a natural evolution of the MVN product line and we are excited to broaden our motion capture product portfolio to meet the needs of users who benefit from a completely wireless motion capture system”, says Hein Beute, MVN Product Manager at Xsens.

MVN Animate is an ideal solution for us, as it will be used in a class room environment. The accessibility and ease of use of the system allows all students to get hands-on experience and focus on the creative process,’ says MVN Animate user Dr. Farhad Javidi, Professor of Simulation and Gaming Development at Central Piedmont Community College.

MVN Animate consists of on-body straps, a complete set of wireless, rechargeable motion trackers, an Awinda wireless hub and Xsens intuitive MVN Studio software representing an evolutionary step in motion capture.

Along with the release of MVN Animate, Xsens releases MVN Studio 3.5, which adds wireless functionality as well as new features for its existing users.


About Xsens

Xsens is the leading innovator in 3D motion tracking technology and products. Its sensor fusion technologies enable a seamless interaction between the physical and the digital world in consumer electronics devices and professional applications such as 3D character animation, motion analysis, and industrial control & stabilization. Clients and partners include Electronic Arts, NBC Universal, Daimler, Autodesk, Sagem (Safran Group), Siemens and various other leading institutes and companies throughout the world. Founded in 2000, Xsens is a privately held company with offices in Enschede,Los Angeles, Shanghai ,Hong Kong and Bangalore

More info at https://www.xsens.com

Xsens, MVN, MotionGrid, MTi, MTi-G, MTx, MTw, Awinda and KiC are registered trademarks or trademarks of Xsens Technologies B.V. and/or its parent, subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the Netherlands, the USA and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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