Sokkia has added two new models to its data collector lineup. The SHC25 and 25A weigh 11.3 oz (320 g) including battery, and measure 3.23 x 5.75 x 1.30 in. (82 x 146 x 33 mm. Each model integrates a 20-channel L1 GPS receiver that provides point positioning accuracy of 5 m (16.4 ft) and DGPS accuracy of 1 to 3 m (3.3 to 9.9 ft) using SBAS signals.

In addition, the SHC25A model includes a built-in three-megapixel autofocus camera, electronic compass and altimeter. The SHC25 series features the Windows Mobile 6.5 operating system, 533 MHz processor and 256 MB SDRAM. Sokkia’s data collection software Spectrum Survey Field, as well as the construction layout software Sokkia Layout Field, runs on the SHC25/25A, allowing  these data collectors to control all Sokkia GPS/GNSS receivers, total stations and digital levels.  Additional features include a 3.5-in. VGA color touch-screen display, 2 GB flash memory, USB mini-B port, SD/SDHC card slot, Bluetooth Class 2 and wireless LAN capabilities.