Apple acquires 3-D sensor startup PrimeSense for $360 mn

Apple has reportedly completed its acquisition of 3-D sensor start-up PrimeSense for a price of around 360 million dollars.

ANI| Updated: Nov 25, 2013, 13:01 PM IST

Washington: Apple has reportedly completed its acquisition of 3-D sensor start-up PrimeSense for a price of around 360 million dollars.

The Israel-based semiconductor company has been made responsible for advances in motion and depth capture under Apple's sponsorship, Wall Street Journal reports.

Apple spokeswoman Kristin Huguet confirmed the PrimeSense deal.

According to the report, although not made clear by the company, PrimeSense's technology could be used in any number of Apple's actual and under development products.