XYZprinting Announces High-Res, 3D Handheld Scanner

Utilizes Intel® RealSense™3D Camera Technology to Capture, Scan, and Print Everyday Objects with Ease

SAN DIEGO, June 3, 2015 — (PRNewswire) —   XYZprinting, the manufacturer of the world's most affordable consumer grade 3D printers, today announced the company's first 3D scanner, XYZ Handheld Scanner, to be made available in the market later this year.

The new XYZ Handheld Scanner has the most versatile scan range in its class, and enables users to scan objects of any shape or size, quickly, easily, and more accurately than ever before.

The device utilizes Intel® RealSense™ 3D camera technology to produce highly accurate, full color images, allowing users to capture every detail of their favorite everyday moments. The camera has advanced depth sensing capabilities, which makes it significantly easier for beginners to scan and print the world in high-quality 3D.

Users can then edit and enhance their scanned image in order to create the perfect replica. Fully integrated with XYZprinting's 3D printers, users can print their desired objects directly from their laptops at any time, or share it digitally.

In addition, the 3D scanner's handheld size makes it easy to carry, and its clip-shaped-design gives users the ability to simply attach it to a laptop computer so they can scan images from anywhere they choose. The compact snap-on design instantly transforms a laptop into a 3D scanner, giving users the freedom to scan spontaneously.

Additional Features of the XYZ Handheld 3D Scanner


  • Scan Volume: (Max) 2m x 2m x 2m (Min) 0.1m x 0.1m x 0.1m
  • Operating Range: (Max) 1.5m (Min) 0.3m
  • Accuracy: 1.0mm
  • Depth Image Size: 640 x 480
  • Color Image Size: 1080p


  • Supports OS: Windows 8.1 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Free Scanning Software: XYZscan
  • Scan Color: Monochromatic
  • Output Format: STL, OBJ, PLY
  • Max Image Throughput: 30 fps

"Making 3D printing technology affordable and approachable has been XYZprinting's biggest goal. The XYZ Handheld Scanner will, once again, break down the barriers for users that don't know how to create 3D models, and unlock countless possibilities to replicate a wide variety of objects using 3D printing technology," said Simon Shen, CEO, XYZprinting.

The XYZ Handheld 3D scanner will be available for purchase in Spring 2016 through most of XYZprinting's existing retailers.

About  XYZprinting
XYZprinting, a New Kinpo Group company, is dedicated to bringing cost-effective 3D printing to consumers, artists, small-to-midsized businesses, entrepreneurs and households around the world. With proven industry expertise and an innovative spirit, XYZprinting is poised to break down the barriers of 3D printer ownership by providing an easy-to-use device that delivers an outstanding user experience. To learn more, please visit

About New Kinpo Group
New Kinpo Group (NKG) is a global electronic manufacturing services (EMS) and original design manufacturing (ODM) company that offers its customers lower costs, faster delivery times and world-class product quality. NKG has one of the industry's broadest product lines, is the world's #1 manufacturer of wireless routers, TV set top boxes, printers and hard disk drives, and offers end-to-end service. For more information and ongoing news, please go to

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