Planitar heats up competition in 3D virtual tour space with its new iGUIDE PLANIX Camera System

March 1, 2021

Kitchener, ON, March 1, 2021 – Planitar Inc. – makers of the iGUIDE camera system and space mapping technology, today announced the launch of iGUIDE PLANIX, their latest camera system to scan property interiors. 

iGUIDE PLANIX is the first-ever mapping camera that can scan an average-sized property in less than 15 minutes to produce an accurate floor plan, immersive 3D tour, high-quality property images, and reliable measurements. iGUIDE PLANIX uses a time-of-flight laser scanner and an integrated 360 camera to enable a much faster data acquisition rate.

“Planitar has always aimed to provide leading-edge technology solutions when it comes to mapping property interiors. We are extremely thrilled and proud to reach another milestone in our journey with the launch of iGUIDE PLANIX. This next generation system has a much longer measurement range, scans faster, is lighter and easier to use than ever before. It will be the most optimal and practical tool for many applications in residential and commercial real estate, providing floor area measurements that meet and exceed industry’s accuracy requirements”, said Alexander Likholyot, CEO and Co-founder of Planitar Inc.

Planitar first launched commercially its 3D tour camera technology in 2013, and since then has successfully expanded its customer base across North America, and most recently, in other parts of the world as well. A name synonymous with accuracy, quality, and efficiency, iGUIDE is a popular choice amongst real estate photographers and professionals as they see it as a complete marketing solution for property listings.

According to Michael Vervena, VP Sales & Marketing for Planitar, “Today, home buyers and sellers are looking for 3D virtual tour solutions that provide them with the true picture of a property, that are convenient, and also safe. And, with the iGUIDE technology, we are able to meet all those requirements. It provides everything that buyers want to see online – walkthrough 3D tour experience, interactive floor plan, easy navigation, accurate measurements as per the various standards in place. For the seller, it is convenient and safe as they don’t have to worry about frequent open houses or strangers visiting their home.”

The new iGUIDE PLANIX camera system will be priced at US$2,199 and is expected to be commercially available on April 5th 2021. It can be pre-ordered at a promotional price of US$1,999 starting March 1st.

About Planitar Inc.

Founded in 2013 in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, Planitar Inc. is the maker of iGUIDE, a proprietary camera system and software platform for connecting people with essential property information. iGUIDE is the most efficient system for mapping interior spaces that features immersive 3D tours, accurate floor plans, room dimensions, and reliable property square footage calculations. By integrating floor plans and 360° imagery, iGUIDE provides an intuitive and practical way to digitally navigate and explore built environments.

Via Inman