As well as unveiling new 3D printers and a new Cubify 2.0 website for users and 3D printers worldwide. 3D Systems have also unveiled and showcasing their new iSense 3D iPad Scanner which will soon be available for around $499 when it officially launches later this year.
3D Systems has designed their iSense scanner to simply clicked onto the top edge of your iPad and provide users with easy 3D scanning functionality. Allowing users to walk around an object whilst scanning or even capture environments as a 3D scan is required.
The iSense will also be fully-compatible with apps designed for Occipital’s Structure Sensor, and Rajeev Kulkarni, Vice President, General Manager, Consumer Products, 3DS explains:
“We are excited to bring a sleek new physical-photography device to iPad lovers the world over,”-“iSense has the most diversity in its class for scan size and can capture everything from a delicious cupcake to a full body selfie, processing in seconds to a 3D printable, and comes with powerful, intuitive software that lets the user crop and enhance with easy and automated tools.”
“The iSense is ideal for physical photography, empowering users to easily capture moments in every dimension. Created for 3DS by Occipital and powered by Structure Sensor technology, iSense can be used on anything and you don’t have to stand still or place an object into a box as required with other 3D scanners. Users simply attach the iSense to an iPad, and they can literally walk around and scan entire objects or environments obtaining a photorealistic copy of the real thing. iSense is powered by the same software as 3DS’ popular Sense scanner.”
The 3D Systems iSense $500 3D iPad Scanner is expected to officially launch in the second quarter of this year. As more information and demonstrations become available we will keep you updated.
Source: Mac Rumours
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