Trimble TX5 scanner is a 3D laser scanner manufactured by the company Trimble Navigation Limited. It is characterized by a maximum measuring speed of 976,000 points/second and a field of view of 360° (horizontal) x 270° (vertical). The phase-based scanner allows scanning in a range of 0.6m (23.62 in) to 120m (4,724.41 in). Trimble TX5 is equipped with a 70-megapixel digital camera for the creation of colored scans. The 3D laser scanner is operated by means of a touch screen or via WLAN by means of a remote control.