Important: Read the End-of-Life notice
The MTw Development Kit Lite is an solution for applications where orientation is required via a wireless connection. It is highly suitable for markets like training & simulation, pedestrian navigation, test & measurement and robotics.
On October 29, 2015, Xsens has issued an End-of-Life (EoL) notice for the 1st generation of MTw products. Details on the EoL can be found in the End of Life Notice MTw 1st generation (PDF). Please refer to the new MTw Awinda for the 2nd generation MTw.
The MTw Lite tracker clicks easily into the special designed body straps. Ensuring minimal preparation time.
The LED blinks in sync with the LED of the Awinda Master (Station or Dongle) giving the users the visual feedback that its synchronized.
The MTw sensor has no buttons, so less chance to break.
Specifications and downloads
|Transmission range||Up to 10 m in open space||Continuous use operating time (typical)||~3.5 hours|
|Internal sample rate||1800Hz||Stand-by time||90 hours|
|Wireless update rate||120 Hz||Charging time||~1 hour|
|Static accuracy (Roll/Pitch)||< 0.5 deg|
|Static Accuracy||< 1 deg|
|Dynamic Accuracy||2 deg RMS|
|Angular Resolution||0.05 deg|
The MT Software Suite gives easy access to Xsens’ products, allowing users to configure and easily integrate the MTw Wireless Motion Trackers in their own applications. The suite contains a specially developed and easy-to-use graphical user interface, as well as drivers for various operating systems and many other useful tools, example source code and documentation.
Although it is easy to set up the MTi via the low-level XBus protocol, communication is made easy with the Xsens Device API (XDA) which is completely in C-code. The MT SDK includes the following development tools: