The best AI vision technology, at your service. YOLOv8 is the best in the world at what it does: real-time object detection, segmentation, and classification.
Our latest release in the YOLO family of architectures, YOLOv8 is the best in the world at what it does: real-time object detection, segmentation, and classification. YOLOv8 has well-documented workflows, spotless code written from the ground up, the easiest models to use ever, and flexible solutions to fit every user's needs with support for all YOLO versions.
For us, YOLOv8 represents the culmination of years of research, development, and testing; and our team has worked hard to ensure that YOLOv8 is not only feature-rich but intuitive and easy to use. Whether you are a seasoned professional or new to the field, we’ve created YOLOv8 so that anyone can get started with our open-source tool.
And as we continue to improve YOLOv8, we encourage your suggestions, PRs, bug fixes, and issues. For professional support please fill out a contact form. As an open-source tool, the community’s feedback is vital to us. Our community has been our greatest asset and why we can keep creating and innovating.
So without further adieu, let’s dive into YOLOv8!
We’re excited to claim YOLOv8 as the latest release in the YOLO family of architectures. It’s an honor to be a part of a community that has put in countless hours and effort to create models that are universally loved and used.
YOLOv8 is secured as the next in line in the YOLO family due to building on the successes of previous YOLO versions. We’ve included many new features and improvements, which significantly increase performance and flexibility.
One key aspect of YOLOv8 is its extensibility, as it is designed as a framework that is compatible with all previous versions of YOLO. This allows users to easily switch between different versions and compare their performance, making YOLOv8 a suitable choice for those who want to take advantage of the latest YOLO technology while still utilizing their existing YOLO models.
We've taken note of the demand for accessible AI tools, and folded this into our R&D process. And with simplicity and usability at the forefront, it's no secret that YOLOv5 has experienced widespread adoption. However, YOLOv8 takes this even further.
The next two big releases with YOLOv8 that you can expect are:
Be sure to check out the new YOLOv8 repo and give us a star!
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