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FARO® Knowledge Base

Feature Comparison by Version for SCENE

FARO SCENE Screen and Box

Overview

The following table lists major feature enhancements added to FARO® SCENE by version.

SCENE Version

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2020 2019 2018 7.1 7.0 6.2 6.1 6.0 5.5 5.4 5.3 5.2
Date of last released version N/A Mar
'20
Aug
'18
Oct '17 Jul
'17
Feb '17 Sep '16 Jul '16 Nov '15 Jun '15 July '14 Feb '14
Features                        
Project Alignment Dashboard (Two-Point Alignment & Three-Point Alignment) X                      
FARO Swift Indoor Mobile Scanner Integration X                      
FARO Freestyle Handheld Scanner Integration X                      
SEMA File Format Export X                      
Moving Objects Filter X X                    
Textured Meshes X X                    
Parallel Scan Processing X X                    
Mesh Manipulators - Rotate and Position X X                    
Color-Keyed Overview Map X X                    
High Detail Select Scanning X X X                  
Laser-HDRTM(Patent pending) X X X                  
Full-Color Resolution Panorama Export X X X                  
VR Improvements X X X                  
Performance & Stability Improvements X X X                  
VR View for Project Clouds (incl. CAD Models, Measurement, Screenshots) X X X X                
(Photogrammetric) Marker Detection for Focus and Freestyle X X X X                
Extended Auto Notification of Updates and News X X X X                
Closed Surface Point Clouds for Freestyle Scans X X X X                
On-Site Registration X X X X X              
License Transfer X X X X X              
Improved Edge Artifact Filter X X X X X              
Improved quality and speed for Project Point Clouds X X X X X              
Overview Map (on Scan, Cluster or complete Project), incl. DXF and TIF export X X X X X              
VR View App (for Scans) X X X X X              
On-Site Compansation X X X X X X            
Export Mesh X X X X X X            
Target based Registration in new UI X X X X X X X          
Printable Registration Report X X X X X X X          
Meshing X X X X X X X          
New simplified UI X X X X X X X X        
Automated Workflows for Project Transfer, Processing, Registration X X X X X X X X        
New 3D Rendering Engine (incl. closed Surfaces for Project Point Clouds) X X X X X X X X        
High Dynamic Range (HDR) colorization of Scans X X X X X X X X        
Improved Top View based Registration X X X X X X X X        
Environment Maps as background behind Scans X X X X X X X X        
SCENE Update Checker X X X X X X X X        
Smart Navigation Handler for simplified 3D navigation X X X X X X X X        
Improved Project Selector X X X X X X X X        
Registration Report X X X X X X X X        
3D View: Double click - fly to point X X X X X X X X X      
Delete Points with Clipping Boxes X X X X X X X X X      
Improved Export Feature X X X X X X X X X      
Improved Cloud to Cloud Placement with Bundle Adjustment X X X X X X X X X      
Improved Feedback during placement of Freestyle Scans X X X X X X X X X      
One-click Leveling  X X X X X X X X X      
Adaptive point size in 3D View X X X X X X X X X X    
Creation of Virtual Scans X X X X X X X X X X    
White Balancing of Freestyle Scans and Laser Scans X X X X X X X X X X    
Object Recognition (Sphere, Plane, Checkboards) in 3D View X X X X X X X X X X    
Export to Autodesk ReCap X X X X X X X X X X    
Import of modified WebShare Cloud data back to the SCENE project X X X X X X X X X X    
Top view based registration X X X X X X X X X X X  
Cloud to Cloud registration X X X X X X X X X X X  
Correspondence Split View X X X X X X X X X X X  
CAD Layout Plan Import X X X X X X X X X X X  
Export of Scan Point Clouds and Project Point Clouds X X X X X X X X X X X  
License Update X X X X X X X X X X X X
WebShare Cloud Integration X X X X X X X X X X X X
Color Balancing for Project Point Cloud Creation X X X X X X X X X X X X
Super Sampling for 3D View X X X X X X X X X X X X
Auto Clustering during Registration  X X X X X X X X X X X X
Multiple Clipping Boxes along an axis X X X X X X X X X X X X
Orthophoto creation from Clipping Boxes X X X X X X X X X X X X
Support for 3DConnexion SpaceMouse Devices X X X X X X X X X X X X
Clipping Boxes in 3D View X X X X X X X X X X X X
App Manager X X X X X X X X X X X X
SCENE API - Java and C# support X X X X X X X X X X X X