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Do structured light camera sensors like the structure.io, Intel RealSense or Microsoft Kinect work outdoors?

I read these sensors wont work outdoors because of ambient IR light. Can someone provide this with proper references/tests? I mean what degree of IR illumination is needed for the sensor to stop working etc.

There are videos on YouTube that show Microsoft Kinect working outdoors:

However, the (not yet released) new Intel RealSence R200 specification says "range up to 3-4 meters indoors, longer range outdoors" while the older F200 says "0.2 meters - 1.2 meters, indoors only". I am really interested in seeing if the R200 will really work outdoors.

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    $\begingroup$ Good question. I find it hard to believe as well, that the R200 says "longer range outdoors" when it seems to be IR based. IR practically always has problems when competing with sunlight. $\endgroup$ – Octopus May 5 '15 at 14:39
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I only have experience with the kinect, but it will definitely not work outside no matter what (unless the sun is down) and I have had problems when giving demos near large windows with sun.

Tldr near windows or outside during the day is a nogo

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