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TerraSync Standard edition software
TerraSync Professional edition software
TerraSync Centimeter edition software
Trimble Positions Mobile extension
Trimble Positions ArcPad extension
Trimble GPScorrect extension
TerraFlex software (Basic & Advanced editions)
Field Software TerraSync Standard edition software TerraSync Professional edition software TerraSync Centimeter edition software Trimble Positions Mobile extension Trimble Positions ArcPad extension TerraFlex software (Basic & Advanced editions)
Data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Data maintenance No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes (Advanced)
QuickPoint™ data collection mode Yes Yes Yes No No No
Code phase data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
H-Star data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Carrier phase data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
RTK data collection No No Yes No No Yes
VRS support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
RTX data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Navigation Yes Yes Yes Available via ArcGIS for Windows Mobile Available via Esri ArcPad Yes (Advanced)
Customization With TerraSync Studio With TerraSync Studio With TerraSync Studio Trimble Positions Mobile Project Center extension Available via Esri ArcPad No
Data storage format Trimble SSF Trimble SSF Trimble SSF Esri Mobile Cache Esri ArcPad Shapefile or AXF file and Trimble Positions ArcPad extension SSF TerraFlex database
Field devices Windows 7/8/10, Windows Mobile version 6, 6.1, 6.5, and 5.0 including all current Trimble Mapping & GIS handhelds Windows 7/8/10, Windows Mobile version 6, 6.1, 6.5, and 5.0 including all current Trimble Mapping & GIS handhelds Windows 7/8/10, Windows Mobile version 6, 6.1, 6.5, and 5.0 including all current Trimble Mapping & GIS handhelds Windows Mobile 6, 6.1, 6.5, Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5 Windows 7/8, Windows Mobile 6, 6.1, 6.5, Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5 Windows 7/8/10, Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5, iOS 7 or later, Android 4.x or later
Supported Trimble GNSS receivers Geo 7 series, Juno 5 series, Nomad 1050 series, Yuma 2 tablet, Pro 6, GPS Pathfinder ProXRT, R2 & R1 receivers Geo 7 series, Juno 5 series, Nomad 1050 series, Yuma 2 tablet, Pro 6, GPS Pathfinder ProXRT, R2 & R1 receivers Geo 7 series, Juno 5 series, Nomad 1050 series, Yuma 2 tablet, Pro 6, GPS Pathfinder ProXRT, R2 & R1 receivers, 5800 (Model 2), R4 (Model 3), R6 (Models 1, 2 & 4), R8 (Models 2, 3 & 4), R10 (Model 1) receivers Geo 7 (Centimeter edition not supported), Juno 5 series, Nomad 1050 series, Pro 6, R2 & R1 receivers Geo 7 (Centimeter edition not supported), Juno 5 series, Nomad 1050 series, Yuma 2 rugged tablet, Pro 6, GPS Pathfinder ProXRT, R2 & R1 receivers Geo 7 series, Juno 5 series, Nomad 1050 series, Pro 6 (on WEHH and Windows 7/8/10), R10, R8s, R2 & R1 receivers
Coordinate system support Latitude/Longitude (WGS 84), U.S. State Plane 27 (NADCON - Conus), U.S. State Plane 83 (NAD - Conus), UTM, and hundreds of additional systems are supported Latitude/Longitude (WGS 84), U.S. State Plane 27 (NADCON - Conus), U.S. State Plane 83 (NAD - Conus), UTM, and hundreds of additional systems are supported Latitude/Longitude (WGS 84), U.S. State Plane 27 (NADCON - Conus), U.S. State Plane 83 (NAD - Conus), UTM, and hundreds of additional systems are supported Esri ArcGIS Mobile projection engine Esri ArcPad projection engine Latitude/Longitude (WGS 84)
External sensor support No Yes Yes Yes (via ArcGIS for Windows Mobile) Yes (via ArcPad) No
Laser rangefinder support No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
WMS support No Yes Yes Yes (via ArcGIS for Windows) Mobile) Yes No
Background layers No MrSID (SID), JPEG (JPG) and JPEG2000 (JP2 and J2C), ECW, Bitmap (BMP), TIFF (TIF), Esri Shapefile (SHP), Trimble SSF (SSF) MrSID (SID), JPEG (JPG) and JPEG2000 (JP2 and J2C), ECW, Bitmap (BMP), TIFF (TIF), Esri Shapefile (SHP), Trimble SSF (SSF) Yes (via ArcGIS for Windows Mobile) Yes (via ArcPad) Google Maps and OpenStreetMap
Simultaneous feature collection Yes (Points during line/area collection) Yes (Points during line/area collection) Yes (Points during line/area collection) Yes (Points during polyline/polygon collection) Yes (Points during polyline/polygon collection) Yes
Offsets Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Graphical attribute pick lists Yes Yes Yes No No No

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