The Alpha Puck (otherwise known as the VLS-128) is in a preliminary R&D stage and is not released for sale yet. Information and A-Samples are available on request.
The Velodyne Alpha Puck (VLS-128) is the world’s most advanced and capable 3D LiDAR sensor for autonomous vehicles. As a culmination of ten years of LiDAR development and learning from millions of road miles, the Alpha Puck (VLS-128) is a sensor specifically made for autonomous driving and advanced vehicle safety at highway speeds. It provides real-time 3D data up to 0.1-degree vertical and horizontal resolution with up to 300-metre range and 360° surround view. The Alpha Puck (VLS-128) provides the range, resolution and accuracy required by the most advanced autonomous vehicle programmes in the world.
Technical specification for final production units
Field of View: 360° Horizontal
Field of View: +15° to -25° Vertical
Range: Up to 300m
Minimum Angular Resolution: 0.11°
Up to 4 Return Modes
Up to ~9.6 million points per second
Environmental Protection: IP67
High Volume, Automotive Grade Contract Pricing
The Velodyne family of LiDAR Scanners are all CE marked to provide assurance that they meet all required European legislation.