FreeTrack Alternatives

    FreeTrack is described as 'Head tracking software for webcams, Nintendo Wii Remotes and NaturalPoint cameras (TrackIR, SmartNav and OptiTrack). Tracks a variety of customizable model configurations with up to six degrees of freedom'. There are six alternatives to FreeTrack for Windows, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions and Mac. The best alternative is GiMeSpace Cam Control, which is free. Other great apps like FreeTrack are FaceTrackNoIR (Free, Open Source), linux-track (Free, Open Source), VSeeFace (Free Personal) and Handsfree.js (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 6, 2021

    1. Control your computer by making gestures in front of your webcam! You can simulate mouse movements, the keyboard cursor keys, or control the GiMeSpace virtual desktop managers.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      FaceTrackNoIR is only available for Windows-based PC's (sorry, we have to start somewhere) and has been succesfully used on XP, Vista and Windows 7.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      Linuxtrack is a software bringing headtracking to Linux and Mac OS X. For that purpose you can utilize webcam, wiimote or TrackIR 2 to 5.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      VSeeFace is a free, highly configurable face and hand tracking VRM and VSFAvatar avatar puppeteering program for virtual youtubers with a focus on robust tracking and high image quality.
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    2. Build handsfree User Experiences and add face, hand, and pose tracking to your projects in a snap.


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Head tracking software for TrackIR and SmartNav cameras that provides game profiles, calibration curves, hotkey controls and a 3D display for testing. Works with TrackIR Enhanced games as well as specified mouse, keyboard and joystick emulation software.
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