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TerraSync Standard edition software
TerraSync Professional edition software
TerraSync Centimeter edition software
Trimble Positions ArcPad extension
TerraFlex software (Basic & Advanced editions)
Field Software TerraSync Standard edition software TerraSync Professional edition software TerraSync Centimeter edition software Trimble Positions ArcPad extension TerraFlex software (Basic & Advanced editions)
Data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Data maintenance No Yes Yes Yes Yes (Advanced)
QuickPoint™ data collection mode Yes Yes Yes No No
Code phase data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
H-Star data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Carrier phase data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Trimble Catalyst support No No No No No
RTK data collection No No Yes Yes (Centimeter edition only) Yes
VRS support Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
RTX data collection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Navigation Yes Yes Yes Available via Esri ArcPad Yes (Advanced)
Customization With TerraSync Studio With TerraSync Studio With TerraSync Studio Available via Esri ArcPad No
Data storage format Trimble SSF Trimble SSF Trimble SSF 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 7/8/10, Windows Mobile 6, 6.1, 6.5, Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5 Windows 7/8/10, Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5, iOS 8 or later, Android 4.4 or later
Supported Trimble GNSS receivers Geo 7X handheld, Juno 5D handheld, T10 tablet, R2 & R1 receivers Geo 7X handheld, Juno 5D handheld, T10 tablet, R2 & R1 receivers Geo 7X handheld, Juno 5D handheld, T10 tablet, R2 & R1 receivers, 5800 (Model 2), R4 (Model 3), R6 (Models 1, 2 & 4), R8 (Models 2, 3 & 4), R10 (Model 1) receivers Geo 7X handheld, Juno 5D handheld, T10 tablet, R2 & R1 receivers Geo 7X handheld, Nomad 5 handheld, Juno 5D handheld, TDC150 handheld, TDC600 handheld, TDC100 handheld, T10 tablet, T7 tablet, R10, R8s, R2 & R1 receivers, Trimble EMPOWER EM100 module
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 ArcPad projection engine Latitude/Longitude (WGS 84)
External sensor support No Yes Yes Yes (via ArcPad) No
Laser rangefinder support No Yes Yes Yes Yes
WMS support No Yes Yes 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 ArcPad) Trimble street and satellite basemaps
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
Offsets Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Graphical attribute pick lists Yes Yes Yes No No

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