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Topcon T-18 Data Controller
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Topcon T-18 Data Controller

Key Features:

  • Large sunlight readable display – 3.7 inch
  • Drop tested to 1.2 m and IP65 certified
  • 1GHz processor
  • 5 MP camera
  • 512Mb RAM,
  • 1GB Flash Storage
  • 3.5G cellular module
  • Internal GPS 3m accuracy
  • Built-in wireless Bluetooth® and WiFi connectivity
  • Windows® Embedded handheld operating system
  • USB (B)
  • 27 buttons, with 4-way directional arrow key
  • 9-pin serial port
  • Accessible, rechargeable batteries


The T-18 is a replacement of the S-10 data controller.



  • $1100.00
In stock (1000 items available)
  • Weight
    5.0000 lbs
  • SKU

Topcon T-18 Data Controller


The Topcon T-18 data controller is designed for the geopositioning, construction, mapping and vertical construction professional operating the Topcon MAGNET™ Field software. The controller works with all of Topcon’s


GPS receivers and total stations. The T-18 has a standard 3.5G (WCDMA) cell modem that provides access to MAGNET Enterprise for sending and receiving data files.


Sunlight Readable Display

The T-18 features a 3.7 inch display designed for viewing in direct sunlight.

Durable IP65 Rating

In addition to IP65 certification, which protects against dust and allows the unit to be waterproof, the T-18 is independently certified 1.2 m drop. The unit can operate in temperatures from -10 degrees F to 158 degrees F

Fast 1GHz processor

The Windows Embedded Handheld operating system provides a modern operating environment and added expandability with other application software. The 1GHz processor drives any of the Topcon field application software with ease.

Built-in 5 MP camera

A 5 MP camera with auto focus comes with LED flash as standard equipment. That is why we built-in 1Gb of flash storage. Store hundreds of photos, and if you fill the memory, transfer data easily to any computer.

Cellular Modem

The optional internal cellular modem is a global device capable of data communication with Topcon’s MAGNET products to send and receive data to the MAGNET “cloud,” making it easy to communicate with field crews when projects need to be changed or if important data is required back in the office. Cell modem can be used for Real time correction services. Introducing the Topcon T-18 Data Controller - ©2018

Internal GPS

The GPS option provides a navigational functionality that is capable of accuracies in the 3 meter range. The receiver is a 72 channel, all in view tracking. This internal GPS can be used for navigation or general positioning. This GPS position can be used with MAGNET software to place your position displayed on Bing™ Maps overlay.

Bluetooth and WiFi

Bluetooth and WiFi come standard. User have the ability to turn them off to conserve battery power when the services are not needed. Use your device in any “hotspot” location to surf the web, check weather, e-mail, send to and receive files from the office, etc.

Removable battery packs

The Li-Ion battery packs with 6500mAh. Typical battery life is 10 hours. This battery has excellent performance under extreme conditions.

Please be assured that your items will ship out as soon as possible after the order is processed. Please allow 2-5 days for processing.

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Shipments are picked up from our office at 3pm EST Monday-Friday only. Orders that are placed on Saturday or Sunday will not be processed until Monday. You will be notified as soon as possible for any items that are not in stock.

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