November 11, 2010 AT 6:47 pm

Kinect’s BOM roughly $56, teardown finds

Kinect 2 Front Main

Kinect 1 Front Sensor

Kinect’s BOM roughly $56, teardown finds. Thanks Kevin!

Microsoft Corp.’s Kinect motion-gaming add on for its Xbox 360 gaming platform carries a bill-of-materials (BOM) of roughly $56 and features chips made by PrimeSense Ltd., Marvell Technology Group Ltd., Texas Instruments Inc. and STMicroelectronics NV, according to a teardown analysis performed by UBM TechInsights.

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