HandySCAN 3D|BLACK Series

Professional Metrology-Grade 3D Scanners

When accuracy meets versatility and portability

Optimized to meet the needs of design, manufacturing and metrology professionals, the HandySCAN 3D|BLACK Series is the premier 3D scanner for accurately and reliably measuring parts of any size, material, or complexity. It delivers results within seconds, anywhere.

Certified based on the most rigorous industry standards, this fast and versatile handheld 3D scanner is easy to use and captures highly detailed measurements—even under challenging environmental conditions and on complex surfaces.

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Looking for the ultimate portable metrology-grade 3D scanner for quality control or product development?

Our experts will find the perfect 3D measurement solution for your needs!

How to buy

Accurate, Reliable & High-Resolution 3D Measurements

The HandySCAN 3D|BLACK Series delivers accurate, high-resolution, and repeatable results, regardless of the measurement setup and user experience level. With its high volumetric accuracy, the BLACK Series accurately scans parts of all sizes, from small to large, making it ideal for various applications.
  • Accuracy
    0.025 mm (0.0009 in)
    0.012 mm (0.0005 in) with Limited Edition
  • Volumetric accuracy
    0.020 mm + 0.040 mm/m (0.0008 in + 0.0005 in/ft)
    0.020 mm + 0.015 mm/m (0.0008 in + 0.00018 in/ft) ) with Accu+ Kit
    0.012 mm + 0.015mm/m (0.0005 in + 0.00018 in/ft) with Limited Edition
  • Reliable acceptance test
    Based on VDI/VDE 2634 Part 3 standard
    Based on ISO 10360 standard
    ISO/IEC 17025: 2017 accredited laboratory
  • High resolution for fine details
  • Integrated photogrammetry
    High accuracy on large measurements with volumetric accuracy optimization


This handheld 3D scanner is a stand-alone device that does not require a tripod nor any external tracking device to operate. Fitting in a small suitcase, it can be brought anywhere and used in any environmental conditions without affecting its performance.

  • Lightweight
  • Self-positioning with dynamic referencing
  • Fits into a suitcase
  • Take it anywhere you need

Faster 3D Scanning Process

The HandySCAN 3D|BLACK Series supports automatic mesh generation, streamlining the workflow from setup to scan to mesh. 
Its Flex Volume feature also allows for rapid, high-quality measurements of large parts from a distance and precise scanning of smaller parts at a closer range.
  • Flexible working distance
    200 to 750 mm (7.9 x 29.5 in) for faster acquisition
  • High measurement rate
    Up to 1,800,000 measurements/s
  • Large scanning area of 30 blue laser lines
  • Quick setup
    Up-and-running in less than 2 minutes

Simplicity and Versatility

With its user-friendly interface and ergonomic design, this 3D measurement solution is easy-to-use and has a short learning curve. Its versatility gives the opportunity to scan various object sizes and surface types in real time—all with the same device. 

Plug and play

Simple user interface and real‑time mesh visualization

Masters complex and difficult surfaces

One device for all shapes and sizes

Looking for the ultimate portable metrology-grade 3D scanner for quality control or product development?

Our experts will find the perfect 3D measurement solution for you!

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HansdySCAN 3D


Technical Specifications

A brief look at technical specifications of this innovative technology that enables TRUaccuracy, TRUsimplicity, TRUportability, and speed for your metrology-grade applications. 



0.025 mm (0.0009 in)

Volumetric accuracy

0.020 mm + 0.015 mm/m (0.0008 in + 0.00018 in/ft) with Accu+ Kit

Measurement resolution

0.025 mm (0.0009 in)

Measurement rate

1,800,000 measurements/s

Part size range (recommended)

0.05 – 4 m (0.15 –13 ft)

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HandySCAN 3D Scanning Applications





The HandySCAN 3D comes with VXelements, which powers our entire suite of 3D scanning and measurement technologies. It combines all the essential tools you need from data acquisition to CAD Software, in a user-friendly, simplified and sleek working environment.



Compatible Software

3D systems

Interested in the HandySCAN 3D|BLACK Series?

Contact a Creaform expert. They’ll find the right solution for your needs!

How to buy

  • Introduction
  • Video
  • Accurate, Reliable & High-Resolution 3D Measurements
  • Portability
  • Faster 3D Scanning Process
  • Simplicity and Versatility
  • Technical Specifications
  • HandySCAN 3D Scanning Applications
  • Software
  • Add-Ons