FARO® Freestyle 2 Handheld Scanner

Fast, photorealistic 3D reality capture with real-time display

When analyzing the scene of a crime or crash or documenting a construction site, details make all the difference — and you have to gather them quickly, efficiently and accurately. That’s why specialty contractors, engineers, surveyors, architects, investigators, analysts, reconstructionist and prosecutors rely on the FARO Freestyle 2 Handheld Scanner for fast, photorealistic 3D reality capture. With its ultra-responsive, real-time display, on-site review has never been easier or more intuitive. Lightweight and highly flexible, this handheld laser scanner lets you scan nearly any scene, in nearly any level of lighting.

Use Anywhere: With its light weight, cable-free design and six degrees of freedom, you can operate the Freestyle 2 with one hand anywhere, at any angle — even upside down.

Scan from Nearly Any Distance: With a best-in-class range of .4m to 5m (1.3′- 16′), the Freestyle 2 captures small and large areas.

Quickly Capture Photorealistic Detail: It takes just a few minutes to capture amazing detail and quality.

The Fastest Portable 3D Scanner Available

The Freestyle 2 is designed for one-hand operation, meaning you can scan even the most hard-to-reach areas, either inside or outside. As the fastest 3D portable handheld laser scanner, the Freestyle 2 scans with great efficiency and versatility. Unmatched photorealism means you get high-quality, color, 3D data with exceptional accuracy.


Documentation of Critical Details in 3D: Rely on the sensor for great flexibility while acquiring, even in small slots or hidden/inaccessible areas.

Real-time Visualization: Use the Freestyle 2 app to see what you capture as you scan, so you can leave the site with the highest possible level of confidence.

Interoperability of Data: Use the sensor as a companion to a FARO Focus Laser Scanner, filling in when the Focus scanner would require too many positions.

Excellent Portability: Move anywhere with completely untethered workflows, as there’s no bulky tablet or long cables.

Proprietary Tracking Engine: Capture 3D point cloud information while walking and making natural movements, with best-in-class tracking performance.

Lighting Condition Flexibility: Work in any lighting condition, even complete darkness.

Ability to Export Compatible Point Clouds: Use the system itself to export processed point clouds without the need for additional software.

On-site Compensation: Use on-scene white-balancing and post-processing capabilities to adjust scan quality.

Guided Scanning: Get haptic feedback that alerts you when adjustments need to be made.

Integrated Training: Learn how to operate the tool as you use it.

Wide Range: Scan and track from a wide range of distances (up to 10m).

No Annual Calibration Required: Use this self-contained solution with confidence.