kinectservice.exe is a application which is most likely NOT a virus or malware. So, if kinectservice.exe is on your laptop or desktop computer, it is most likely ok, and will NOT be a cause for concern. Even if your PC is clean, we still advise you to purchase a well-known antivirus with a good detection rate, in order to defend yourself against potential security problems.
This program is normally stored on disk in C:\Windows\system32\Kinect\kinectservice.exe.
The MD5 checksum for this program is 2ec96eb212d824c16d1d2508aa33fb6f.
This application does NOT run as a Windows service. This is normally a good sign.
This program uses the Internet to communicate. In this day and age this is ok. For example, most of the apps on your PC check for new updates. In order to do this, Internet communications are required.
This is a 64-bit executable. It uses the full capacity of modern CPUs.
This program does NOT have visible windows. This is most likely a bad thing.
kinectservice.exe has a digital signature. Nowadays the large majority of virus-free software applications are digitally signed.
The digital signature attached to kinectservice.exe is valid. This is excellent.
Digitally signed by: Microsoft Corporation
Certificate's issuer name: Microsoft Code Signing PCA 2011
This program does NOT have a removal routine set up in registry.