This handheld reader is designed to read and write EPC Class 1 Gen 2 (ISO18000-6C) tags and optionally read 1D and 2D barcodes. It is battery operated and communicates wirelessly with a host computer over a standard Bluetooth interface providing a versatile mobile handheld UHF RFID reader solution.
The removable, rechargeable internal Lithium Polymer battery pack provides a long run time. The reader is designed for ergonomic back of hand use with a hand strap (removable for personalisation). Feedback can be provided to the user by the internal LEDs, buzzer and vibrator.
The handheld reader is compatible with devices running Windows Mobile 5/6, Windows CE, and Windows XP/Vista/7. (the host device must have Bluetooth functionality). The Bluetooth interface enables the operator to use the scanner up to 100m from the host computer.
1097-01-ET-BT-UHF – no optical engine (ETSI)
1097-01-FC-BT-UHF – no optical engine (FCC)
1097-02-ET-BT-UHF – with 2D Imager (ETSI)
1097-02-FC-BT-UHF – with 2D Imager (FCC)
UHF RFID reader
Frequency 865 – 928 MHz RF Power 10 - 800 mW (software controlled) Antenna Integrated circularly polarised element Read distance Up to 2m (6 feet) (tag/antenna dependent) Supported UHF tags EPC Class 1 Generation 2 (ISO18000-6C)
Optical bar code reader
Bar code engine 2D imager – SE 4500 OEM imager from Motorola
Dimensions 145mm × 88mm × 65mm (5.7"x3.5"x2.6") Weight 325g (11.5 oz) Enclosure material GE Lexan Polycarbonate Colour Grey/black Material finish Sparked surface Environmental Operating Temperature -20°C to +60°C (-4°F to 140°F) Storage Temperature -40°C to +60°C (-40°F to 140°F) Humidity Up to 90% Relative humidity Non Condensing Drop specification 1.3m (4.26ft) to concrete, 6 drops per 6 sides over operating temperature; 1.5m (5ft) to concrete, 2 drops per 6 sides at ambient temperature 23ºC (73ºF) Sealing IP54 Electrostatic discharge +/-12kV air discharge, +/-8kV direct discharge Construction RoHS compliant
EMI/RFI TBC Electrical Safety TBC