Camera Kit Compatibility

If you are a Camera Kit developer please review the Lens Studio compatibility table to ensure your Lens will work in your application.

Release Notes


  • The Lens Performance Toolkit enables Lens Developers to view performance statistics of their Lens by pairing with their mobile device.

  • The Masking Component helps to make sure content is visible only within a certain window of the screen. It helps create an invisible frame that hides content when that content moves outside of frame. 

  • The Face Stickers template allows you to quickly build a face sticker Lens. With this template, you can place any images or texts of your choice on positions relative to the face.

  • The Necklace Try-On Template offers a quick way for you to get started with Necklace based AR Try-On Lens experiences

  • With the Eyewear Try-On Template, Lens Developers can create unique glasses AR Try-On experiences at professional level. The Eyewear Try-On Template offers a quick way for you to get started with Glasses based Try-On experiences.

  • The ML Retouch features offers Lens Developers a way to switch this feature on for beauty Lenses, or any Lens that involves the front-facing camera, to naturally enhance a Snapchatter’s face while keeping unique facial features like freckles, beauty marks and more.

  • The "What 'X' Are You?" Template allows you to build your own unique spinner Lens by simply providing a list of words, images, colors, or a combination of them.

  • Lens Studio now supports Machine Learning models from Roboflow.

  • Lens Studio’s scripting runtime has transition to utilize Javascript ES6.


  • Face Tracking effects working will now perform more optimally when used together with the Garment Transfer custom component.

  • Footwear Try-On has been updated to a SnapML model that better detects the user’s foot and provides a better quality try-on experience.

  • The Earring Try-On Template has been updated to showcase additional features to enhance the user experience.

  • Raytracing has been updated to improve performance out of the box

  • Lens Studio Project Information has been updated to declare if a Lens will be a Camera Kit Lens directly within Lens Studio.

  • City-Scale AR Template has been updated to showcase more in-depth information about how City-Scale AR Content works. 

  • The Wristwear Try-On Template has been updated to utilize a new wrist occluder asset that is customizable to fit your Lens Experience.



  • Fixed issue with vertex color on latest Nvidia drivers.

  • Fixed issue with shaders/materials on latest Nvidia drivers.

  • Fixed issue when remote assets rendered without textures.

  • Fixed Tween Manager example.

  • Fixed issue when LS crashed when trying to attach VSCode debugger.

System Requirements

Operating System

Windows 10 (64 bit); MacOS 10.15+


Minimum of Intel Core i3 2.5Ghz or AMD FX 4300 2.6Ghz or Apple M1 with 4 GB RAM; Intel HD Graphics 5000 / Nvidia GeForce 760 / AMD Radeon HD 5570 or better; screen resolution of 1280x768 or higher

Please make sure that you have the latest driver for your specific graphics card installed

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