With MATLAB® Support Package for USB Webcams, you can connect to your computer’s webcam and acquire images straight into MATLAB. Functionality is provided to preview live images, adjust acquisition parameters, and take snapshots either individually or in a loop.
Connect to your webcam from the MATLAB desktop or through a web browser with MATLAB Online™. If you are using MATLAB Online, the support package is already installed for you. Get started with Webcam Support in MATLAB Online.
You can acquire images from any USB video class (UVC) compliant webcam. This includes webcams that are built into laptops and other devices as well as those that plug into your computer via USB port.
See the hardware support package system requirements table for current and prior version, release, and platform availability.
View enhancements and bug fixes in release notes.
Related Hardware Support Views: MATLAB, Apple, Automotive, Biotech and Pharmaceutical, Consumer Electronics, Consumer Goods, Creative, DirectShow, Image Processing and Computer Vision, Industrial Automation and Machinery, Logitech, MathWorks Supported, Metals, Materials, and Mining, Microsoft, Philips, Project-Based Learning, QuickTime, Rail, Ships, and Other Transportation, Semiconductor, Support Package Installer Enabled, USB, Webcam (USB Video)
Support Package Installer installs this support package. To start the installer, go to the MATLAB toolstrip and click Add-Ons > Get Hardware Support Packages. For more information, read the documentation.