TriDef SmartCam 2.1.6

Download 27.35 MB(2017-07-14)

Hide your background while gaming and replace or SmartBlur your background in video chat applications.

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Release Notes

Changes in 2.1.6

  • Clicking "Webcam settings" in Skype or similar options in XSplit Broadcaster/Gamecaster now launches the TriDef SmartCam user interface.

Changes in 2.1.5

  • Added a TriDef License Info link to the Start Menu.

Changes in 2.1.1

  • Restores compatibility with Skype.
  • Supports a wider range of webcam applications including Windows Camera and other Windows Store apps.
  • Improved performance.
  • The Image and Colour tabs have been renamed to Replace and Remove. The Remove tab provides a Transparent option as well as coloured backgrounds for chroma key removal.
  • OBS can now use TriDef SmartCam directly without any chroma removal required. Just select the Transparent option on the Remove tab.
  • TriDef SmartCam can now be selected from the Camera pulldown lists in XSplit Gamecaster and XSplit Broadcaster. For background removal, the Transparent option should be selected from the Remove tab.

Changes in 1.8.8

  • Fixed an issue that could cause a crash when using SmartBlur mode with 64-bit applications such as OBS.
  • If activation fails due to a firewall issue, then offline activation can be used.
  • Fixed an issue that caused some folders or files to remain after uninstall if the files were in use.
  • Added translations for the following languages: Japanese and Portuguese.

Changes in 1.7.8

  • Added support for the Razer Stargazer webcam. If Razer Stargazer hardware is detected, a 30 day trial will be offered instead of the standard 7 days.
  • Added translations for the following languages: Dutch, French, German, Italian, Korean, Russian and Spanish.

Changes in 1.7.7

  • Minor performance and usability improvements.

Changes in 1.7.5

  • Fixed an issue that could cause a webcam error on Windows 10 Anniversary Update.

Changes in 1.7.3

  • Added support for the following applications: Line, VSee and TeamViewer.
  • Fixed an issue that caused OBS to crash when a non-default webcam resolution was chosen.

Changes in 1.7

  • Added a new SmartBlur feature which can improve privacy and make you stand out by intelligently blurring the background.
  • Moved the settings panel into a separate dialog box.
  • Edge Smoothing has been further improved and now defaults to 2.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause a crash or image corruption when the camera and output aspect ratios differ.

Changes in 1.6.6

  • Fixed an image corruption issue that affected OBS (64-bit) with Edge Smoothing enabled.
  • The "Rebalance" filter is now enabled by default.
  • Fixed a crash that occurred at 4:3 resolutions with the "Bear" filter enabled.

Changes in 1.6.4

  • Fixed an issue that sometimes caused Skype to stop sending the video stream.
  • Added support for Zoom Cloud Meeting.

Changes in 1.6.3

  • Added an "Edge Smoothing" option to the Settings tab. The default value, "Off" allows rough/spiky foreground edges, while values of 1 or higher make edges appear more smooth.
  • Solid background colours are no longer blended with foreground edge pixels. This reduces edge halos when chroma keying.
  • Reduced the need for re-activation when using removable USB network adapters.

Changes in 1.6.2

  • Activation and update services have been moved to
  • Improved support for Intel RealSense cameras.

Changes in 1.6

  • Improvements to face detection and background removal algorithms.
  • 64-bit applications are now supported.
  • "Just Me" mode has been renamed to "Head & Shoulders Only".
  • Fixed a Windows XP compatibility issue.

Changes in 1.5.8

  • Improvements to face detection and background removal algorithms.
  • Fixed a performance issue at lower quality settings when no face was detected.

Changes in 1.5.7

  • Improved software activation dialog.
  • Fixed an issue that affected submission of diagnostic information.

Changes in 1.5.6

  • Improved performance at all quality settings. "Auto" quality now uses significantly less CPU.

Changes in 1.5.5

  • Improved support for high DPI displays.
  • The SmartCam user interface is now displayed after installation, with a Welcome dialog showing how to use SmartCam with Skype.

Changes in 1.5.4

  • If a user is not detected at startup, the original webcam feed is displayed.
  • If a user leaves the frame, the foreground fades to transparent, showing only the background image.
  • Added User Guide and About buttons the Settings tab.
  • Images can also be added to the list by dragging and dropping files from Windows Explorer.

Changes in 1.5.3

  • Added support for ooVoo.
  • Various minor bug fixes and improvements.

Changes in 1.5.2

  • Initial public release of TriDef SmartCam.