HP announces first of its kind 3D camera for 2D and 3D scanning at CES 2018

The HP Z 3D camera is a first of its kind 3D scanner that can scan 3D objects on the go by attaching itself to the flat surface of a monitor.

By Digit NewsDesk | Published 08 Jan 2018 20:12 IST
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  • The HP Z 3D camera is a first of its kind 3D scanner that can scan 3D objects on the go by attaching itself to the flat surface of a monitor.

HP announces first of its kind 3D camera for 2D and 3D scanning at CES 2018
HP announces first of its kind 3D camera for 2D and 3D scanning at CES 2018

HP took to CES to announce its first monitor mounted 3D/2D camera. The ‘zero-footprint’ camera faces down and attaches to the display to capture and digitise 3D objects, 2D documents and even take video. 

Named the HP Z 3D Camera, the device works as an accessory to the current PC and allows for quick capture and can even be taken on the road. The camera measures around 4.5-inch x 8.7-inch x 5-inch and weighs 544 grams. It mounts on the back of the monitor which have a flat surface. Once mounted, the Z3D camera module can be easily removed as its attached to the mount via a magnet and three badges. There is also a scan mat.

The camera leverages 3D SLAM technology and automatically removes hands as the object is rotated. You can scan 14-megapixel 2D images and high-resolution texture 3D scans. Users can also drag and drop the 3D scans into Powerpoint 3D or Paint 3D. 

The Z3D camera is compatible with most current HP Z and E series monitors and requires two USB ports for power and data transfer. 

The camera is priced at $600 (roughly Rs 38,000). HP has not announced when it will be available in the market. 

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