Unity Face Tracking & 3D Face Animation

Build cross-platform Face AR apps with our Unity 3D face tracking technology. Engage users with face filters, facial animation, 3D masks and live emojis.

Face AR Enabled with Our Unity Face Capture

Engage and immerse users with amazing Face AR experiences .Our face detection and tracking SDK allows you to add Snapchat-like lens, AR effects, live emojis and animated backgrounds into Unity games and apps for iOS, Android, HTML5, Windows and Mac.

  • Multi-Face Tracking

    Create the shared AR camera experience with real-time multiple faces detection and tracking in Unity. Our plugin can track up to 6 faces simultaneously and overlay AR filters - one for all users or unique on each. Let players have fun together.

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  • Face Filters

    Bring 2D or 3D masks and AR effects in your Unity projects. Our plugin includes 30 face filters that you can change per your needs. You can entertain users with the most sophisticated and realistic effects. Add masks with funny beards or hairstyles. Create beauty effects with vivid animations or realistic virtual try on for glasses, hats or jewelry.

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  • Animated Backgrounds

    Let users erase and replace backgrounds in real-time. Change their physical surroundings into 3D virtual backgrounds or animated wallpapers. Place videos and AR objects on existing backgrounds. It’s a great way to add fun to video calls and your users will appreciate it.

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  • Face AR Games

    Allow players to control the game using triggers. Design face filters with small scenarios enabled with user facial expressions like mouth opened, smile, raised or shifted eyebrows, and opened or closed eyes.

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  • Lite

    for individual developers

    • 6 AR assets included
    • Triggers
    • Support and bug fix
    • Single face tracking
    • Multi-face tracking
    • Background changer
    • Beautification
    • Morphing

    One-time purchase at Asset Store $950

  • Best

    for software teams

    • 30 AR assets included
    • Triggers
    • Support and bug fix
    • Single face tracking
    • Multi-face tracking
    • Background changer
    • Beautification (coming soon)
    • Morphing (coming soon)

Technical Features & System Requirements

  • iOS

    iOS 10.0+iPhone 5s and later

  • Android

    Android 6.0 (API level 21)

  • MacOS

    MacOS 10.12+

  • Windows

    Windows 10+

  • Web

    WebAssembly support required

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    • 3D face mesh with 3308 vertices
    • Debug mask tracking 86 landmarks
    • Triggers support
    • Multi-face detection
    • Vertex mapping
    • Offline work
    • Doesn’t require server
    • Supports WebGL
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Banuba Unity Face AR Tracking

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    Why Banuba Unity Face AR
    • Engage users with AR assets optimized for Unity
    • Streamline your work with face filters
    • Integrate easily using documentation and samples
    • In-house R&D center focused on Face AR
    • Customize our masks per your needs
    • Design and upload new masks
    • 100% proprietary technology
    • Fast technical support
    • Regular updates and new features
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  • The Lite version costs 950 USD with one-time payment made via the Asset Store.
    The Business version and your face filter pack are licenced under monthly, quarterly or annual payment and discussed by contacting

  • The Lite version of our Unity Face Tracking Plugin is presented on the Asset Store. It includes:

    • Single-face tracking
    • 6 face filters 
    • Post-purchase support
    • Free life-time updates and bug fixing of the purchased plugin

    The Lite version is best-fit for individual developers and small teams who consider developing simple Face AR apps and games in Unity.

    The Business version of Unity Face Tracking SDK is made for businesses and software teams who consider building feature-rich Face AR apps and projects in Unity and who want to quickly integrate professionally-designed AR masks. The Business version includes: 

    • Multi-face tracking
    • Background segmentation to remove and change backgrounds
    • 30 face filters for entertainment or virtual try-on per your choice 
    • Face filter design per your idea
    • Filter customization from our Catalogue featuring over 600 face filters 
    • Technical support 

    + Coming Soon Features

    • Face Touch up to beautify uses 
    • Face Morph to change facial features in size 
  • Yes, you can create and upload your custom AR filters into Unity face tracking plugin.

    Read Tutorial:

    How To Create AR Face Filters in Unity

  • Yes.

    You can see an example of Unity Face AR on the web platform here. Please, use Chrome or Firefox browsers.

  • Applies to Business Version

    Yes, our Unity Face Tracking Pluging supports Action Units allowing developers to animate 3D emojis, create Unity avatars and full head replacement face filters which copy user facial expressions. 

    The Action Units support might not be perfect and requires improvement. We're still working on bringing in full-featured live avatars to Unity, but we welcome you test this feature as part of the Business version trial and create basic facial animation in Unity.

    Also see

    How do Lite and Business versions of Unity Face Tracking Plugin differ?

  • Applies to Business Version

    The plugin can track around 6 faces on desktop and around 4 faces on Unity Android/iOS. Usually, it depends on the screen borders.

    Also see

    How do Lite and Business versions of Unity Face Tracking Plugin differ?

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