Using some applications you can save measurement data in your smartphone along with photos, but if you want to easily measure objects via your smartphone the Spike laser accurate modeling & measuring tool should be more suitable for you.
The Spike is world’s first laser accurate modeling & measuring tool for smartphone. The laser measuring tool measures 3.5 x 2 x 0.8 inches, weights 3.5 oz, and as we can see from the images, the Spike features compact design in order that you can easily clip onto your smartphone, and using built-in Bluetooth technology the measuring tool pairs with your smartphone, and its patented laser and compass work with your smartphone’s camera and GPS in order to rapidly and accurately measure & model an object up to 200 yards (600 feet) away just by taking a photo, moreover, its custom-designed application allows you to save and share images, measurements and the GPS location of the target with ease. After the break, check out the following demo videos.
At present the team of the Spike is raising fund at Kickstarter. Pledging $299 will let you own the smart measuring tool. If you’re interested, jump to Kickstarter official site for more details.