Offering crossover capabilities of mobile computing in a handheld imager with versatility and ruggedness
(PRWEB) September 22, 2014
Datalogic, a world leader in automatic data capture and imaging technologies, is proud to announce the addition of the PowerScan™ PM9500-DK 2D imager to the successful PowerScan™ line. This new member features a display and a 16-key keyboard. Like every product in the PowerScan line, the PM9500 imager offers versatility of use through the combination of exceptional optical characteristics and snappy omnidirectional scanning.
The PM9500-DK model enhances interactions with the host system offering a cost effective alternative for scenarios that previously dictated the use of a more expensive mobile computers. The phone-like keyboard allows operators to manually enter data enabling easy management of simple code-quantity applications such as picking, inventory, receiving, and more. With the same ruggedized ergonomic form factor as all PowerScan family members, the PM9500-DK imager is a comfortable, ideal solution for use in industrial settings.
The PM9500-DK imager includes the latest generation of the Datalogic STAR2.0 Cordless System™ narrow band radio offering a longer range and more robust alternative to Bluetooth® wireless technology. The Datalogic STAR2.0 Cordless System technology provides high speed wireless mobility from 433MHz and 910 MHz radio communications. It offers scalable solutions from simple point-to-point applications, to networking capabilities combined with seamless roaming two way communication in complex installations.
“The addition of the PowerScan 9500-DK imager provides our customers with an enhanced option in industrial scanning,” comments Giulio Berzuini, General Manager & VP, HandHeld Scanners, Datalogic ADC. “This scanner offers best-in-class reading capabilities through high speed imaging 2D optics and has great depth of field. We are confident our customers will enjoy enhanced productivity from the 16-key keyboard and greater mobility through its wireless scanning capabilities.”
The PowerScan PM9500-DK imager is equipped with the new outstanding High Performance Liquid Lens which allows the imager to adapt the focus at different distances. This all-in-one scanner is able to read Standard / High Density / Wide bar codes with great benefits for our Partners and End Users. The imager’s lithium-ion battery is easily replaced in just 3 seconds, eliminating down time during operations. Datalogic patented ‘Green Spot’ technology and the 3GL™ (3 green lights) feature for visual good-read feedback, are standard in this imager.
Operator comfort is assured through the well-balanced weight, ergonomic design, and intuitive aiming system generating a high first pass read rate. The soft-pulsed white illumination light is very gentle on the eyes offering comfort to operators in scan intensive settings.
The Datalogic PowerScan PM9500-DK imager is built to last with IP65 particulate and water sealing rating and drop specs of 2.0 m (6.6 ft.) guaranteeing reliable, long term operation. Usage in the toughest environmental conditions does not impact performance or reliability assuring a high return on investment. This reader has multiple interfaces making it suitable for a variety of applications including warehouse and logistics centers, manufacturing, and entertainment venues.
Datalogic ADC, the world leader in Automatic Data Capture, offers state of the art solutions with fixed position retail scanners, handheld scanners and mobile computers. Datalogic ADC’s range includes in-counter and on-counter point of sale scanners, general purpose and ruggedized handheld scanners, rugged mobile computers, industrial PDAs and vehicle mount computers. Solutions for applications in several sectors include healthcare, hospitality/entertainment, manufacturing, retail, services and transportation & logistics.
Businesses in the retail sector can particularly benefit from Datalogic ADC’s vision-based technology solutions, analytical tools, self-shopping solutions and consumer relationship technologies.
A division of the Datalogic Group, Datalogic ADC is headquartered in the US with a presence in over 120 countries.
Datalogic Group is a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets. As a world-class producer of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors, vision systems and laser marking systems, Datalogic offers innovative solutions for a full range of applications in the retail, transportation & logistics, manufacturing and healthcare industries. With products used in over a third of world’s supermarkets and points of sale, airports, shipping and postal services, Datalogic is in a unique position to deliver solutions that can make life easier and more efficient for people. Datalogic S.p.A., listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI, is headquartered in Lippo di Calderara di Reno (Bologna). Datalogic Group as of today employs about 2,400 members of staff worldwide distributed in 30 countries. In 2013 Datalogic Group achieved revenues for 450,7 million Euro and invested over 35 million Euro in Research and Development with a portfolio of over 1,000 patents across the world.
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Datalogic and the Datalogic logo are registered trademarks of Datalogic S.p.A. in many countries, including the U.S.A. and the E.U. PowerScan is a registered trademark of Datalogic ADC, Inc. in many countries, including the U.S.A. and the E.U. and 3GL and Datalogic STAR2.0 Cordless System are trademarks of Datalogic ADC Srl. The Bluetooth word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and use of such marks by Datalogic is under license.
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