What you get

  • 17 Shadow sensors
  • Wireless controller
  • All wearables
  • Storage and transport case
  • One year warranty
  • Online training session
  • Free software updates
  • Excellent technical support

Designed for production

High-quality construction

Your durable wearable components are ergonomic and built to withstand daily production use.

Excellent support

We want you to succeed and are here to help. Contact our capable team by phone, email, and video call.

Protect your investment

Your Shadow mocap suit comes with a one-year warranty. Purchase Preferred Care to extend your coverage and expedite shipping on all warranty service.

Designed and manufactured in the USA

Shadow is made with care using only the highest quality miniature inertial sensors.

Technical data


17 precision inertial measurement units
3-axis accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer
2 pairs pressure insoles

Sample rate

100, 200, or 400 Hz output data rate
1000 Hz internal update rate


Drift free, 3D rotation
0.5° static accuracy
2° dynamic accuracy


33 x 18 x 6 mm miniature sensors


1.2 kg (2.6 lbs) wearable
1.6 kg (3.5 lbs) packed for travel


8 hours
10 Ah capacity


Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Indoor Range 32 m (105 ft)
Outdoor Range 95 m (310 ft)


8 GB storage
Status LED


20 ms wireless (Wi-Fi)
5 ms wired (USB)

Shadow Wi-Fi controller plugged into a sensor

Sensor specs

Your Shadow system includes 17 precision inertial measurement units.

Each sensor module takes high speed measurements to capture your movement and pose.

Your measurements are synced and collected every 10 milliseconds by the wireless controller and streamed back to your device.

Accelerometer±8 g0.18 mg
Gyroscope±4000 °/s0.12 °/s
Magnetometer±8 gauss0.25 mG
Outdoor recording session with the Shadow mocap suit


Operating System

Works on Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android


Requires Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) or a USB Standard-A port

Internet access

Recommended for setup and to download free updates

Shadow system packed in its hardshell case

Trust our proven solution

Field tested by the best and brightest in companies, research labs, and academic institutions.

Logos of some of our customers
Logos of some of our customers
Logos of some of our customers
Logos of some of our customers