One benefit of the florida probe is more consistent and accurate probing. The excerpt below describes the constant 15g pressure. That means that if the probing is done by Shrek, the Princess or even the Donkey the numbers will be consistent.
The Handpiece delivers a standard 15 grams of pressure to provide the ideal pressure for accuracy and patient comfort. The probe records each measurement to 0.2mm accuracy and makes comparisons to previous data “on the fly” to spot change quicker and more accurately.