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FARO Orbis

FARO Orbis™

Handheld Laser Scanner

All-in-one mobile laser scanner, powered by FARO FLASH technology™


Combining speed, versatility and accuracy, the FARO® Orbis™ is the all-in-one quality mobile and Flash scanning solution. Discover how Orbis solves the trade-off between speed and accuracy in an all-encompassing mobile scanning solution.

FARO® Orbis™ is a unique mobile scanning solution created to optimize workflows and elevate productivity. Designed for construction, engineering and surveying professionals, Orbis delivers rapid speed of capture, while returning highly accurate 3D visual representations of the real world. Integrating FARO’s Flash Technology™ in Orbis allows for stationary scans in just 15 seconds and provides unrivalled detail from a mobile mapping solution.

Powered by GeoSLAM’s proprietary SLAM algorithm, it’s the evolutionary step for industry professionals looking to provide highly accurate deliverables faster, reduce human error and magnify overall efficiency.

Embrace the power of hybrid mobile scanning with stationary Flash scanning capabilities and embark on a new journey to transform your projects with Orbis – the ultimate companion for modern scanning challenges.


Lightweight and Easy-to-Use

Weighing just 3.6kg, including the datalogger and battery, Orbis is ideal for scanning large areas fast, without large setups.

Higher Levels of Accuracy

A precision of 5mm during a mobile scan and 2mm during stationary Flash scanning makes Orbis the ultimate mobile scanning solution for high levels of accuracy.

360° Photos and Colorised Data

The integrated 8-megapixel camera on the Orbis enables colorized point clouds and additional 360° panoramic pictures.

Engineered for the Toughest Environments

Engineered with the toughest environments in mind, Orbis has the capacity to map places like underground mines, dense forests or construction sites with ease.

Ideal for Internal & External Mapping

With up to 120 meters in range, Orbis is the ideal solution for both indoor and outdoor scanning, with the ability to seamlessly transition between both.

Versatile All-in-one Mapping Solution

The Orbis is compatible with a monopod for stationary Flash scanning, car mount for capturing larger areas, backpack for tough terrain, and cradle for descending into a mine shaft, it is truly an all-in-one solution.


Hybrid Reality Capture with FLASH Technology

Improve your mobile scanning quality with Hybrid Reality Capture powered by FARO’s proprietary Flash Technology. Previously unseen in a mobile scanning solution, Orbis offers mobile scanning and stationary scanning capabilities with Flash, delivering high quality, accurate, and dense datasets. It’s a combination of speed, data clarity and accuracy in one complete scanning solution.

10x Faster Than Other Surveying Methods

Experience unmatched speed of data capture with mobile scanning technology. Designed for rapid deployment, Orbis ensures fast and accurate data acquisition, revolutionizing your project timelines. It empowers users to capture detailed and accurate spatial data 10x faster than traditional laser scanning, accelerating workflows and ensuring you stay ahead in today’s fast-paced world.

Frequent Data Capture for Better Insights

Capture 3D data more frequently and comprehensively than ever before and elevate your data insights. Stay up to date with fast-paced and evolving scenarios like construction progress, enhancing decision-making and improving collaboration. Ease of use and portability make frequent data capture possible, without impacting jobsite production – a constant stream of fresh insights to transform your projects and deliverables.



The Perfect Tool for Repeatable Data Capture and Collaboration

To ensure your construction projects remain on track, it’s essential to review changes over time. Orbis offers a fast and accurate method of data capture, making it possible to analyze progress on a monthly, weekly or even daily basis without causing disruption to job-site activities.



Rapid Site Information for the Modern Mine

Orbis is an ideal tool for capturing both overground and underground data, thanks to its impressive rate of data capture and range capabilities. You can utilize it to capture stockpile volumetric calculations, production progress mapping, convergence analysis or vertical shaft inspection. By doing so, you effectively reduce risk to human life by limiting exposure to hazardous environments and optimize mining operations to yield better returns on investment.



A Faster Way to Capture your Data

Orbis offers a versatile scanning workflow, combining fast mobile scanning data acquisition with detailed static scans using Flash Technology. It excels in various applications, including geospatial workflows making it the ideal choice for tasks that demand flexibility and precision. Whether you need fast data capture in dynamic scanning or meticulous Flash scans, Orbis delivers outstanding results, accommodating a wide range of job requirements.

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