Official Release: Phi.3D 2.0 & the DPI-8 Kit

In this special edition of DotProductNews, we are proud to make several major announcements from SPAR International in Houston. Read on to find out more aboutPhi.3D 2.0, the upgraded DPI-8 Kit, today’s distribution announcement from Trimble, new compatibility with Veesus Arena4D, the DPI-7 review on, and our booth at SPAR this week.

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-The DotProduct Team-

Now shipping all units with next generation Phi.3D 2.0 software
After extensive beta testing and feedback, today marks the official release of Phi.3D 2.0. This powerful new iteration of our core software brings a vast collection of improvements to every DotProduct system.

With a fully updated user interface and touchscreen navigation, Phi.3D 2.0 produces an even more intuitive and user friendly device.Major feature additions include the ability to set the coordinate system on the tablet, append new data sets into the same coordinate system, take measurements in the field, automatically integrate AprilTags, and more.

For more on Phi.3D 2.0, please click here for the full press release. Current customers can update their system by following the stepshere.

Introducing the DPI-8 Kit powered by the NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet
With the release of Phi.3D 2.0, we also announce the DPI-8 Kit as our most powerful handheld imager to date. This larger, more powerful imaging kit utililizes the NVIDIA SHIELD tablet to leverage 2 GB of RAM, an impressive 8" screen, the Tegra K1 mobile processor, and more. For more on the DPI-8 and Phi.3D 2.0, please click here. To upgrade your DPI-7, please contact your local reseller or DotProduct sales directly.

Trimble to Distribute the DPI-8 Kit Worldwide
In related news, Trimble today announced that it will also distribute the DPI-8 as part of a sharedobjective with DotProduct to make 3D scanning more accessible to the building design andconstruction market. The DPI-8 will now be available worldwide through Trimble and itsauthorized distribution partners, including the BuildingPoint network. For more info, please click herefor thefull Trimble press release.

Arena4D from Veesus now imports .DP files directly
We are excited to announce that Arena4D has now officially become the latest program to implement our DLL and directly integrate with DotProduct binary files. Our extremely compressed files will now make post-processing much easier for Arena4D users with the DPI-8. For more on Arena4D including a free viewer download, please click here.

The DPI-7 receives an excellent review on is a great source for the latest in 3D printing and scanning. We are proud to have recently received an excellent 4-star review for the DPI-7 (also translates to the DPI-8). In a fair review of the product and its purpose, the Aniwaa team notes that "With a limited price and a good overall performance it is a very good choice for onsite capture of medium sized object and work environments." Click here for the full review.

SPAR International in Houston Booth #213
Come find us on the showroom floor at SPAR this week! We will be hosting live demos of the DPI-8 and Phi.3D 2.0 during all exhibit hours.

Also find us at:
GEO Business 2015: May 27-27 – London, UK
Booth M22, Commercial Workshop 11am 5/27 Room F