Top 2D Barcode Scanners

Top 2D Barcode Scanners

Here at AM Labels, we realise choosing the right 2D barcode imager can often be a daunting process for people who just want to find a barcode scanner for the right price, which fully meets their requirements. Below you will find some of the best 2D barcode imagers that fulfil the common questions that arise such as:

  • Do you need scan barcode with very small text?
  • Do you need to scan barcodes far away?
  • How durable does it need to be?
  • Does it need to be wireless?

With so many different brands offering a wide selection of barcode imagers, we here at AM Labels have looked at some of them that cover a wide area of uses. If you need any further assistance, then feel free to contact our expert sales team on 01536 414 222, we will work to understand your business requirements and provide the ideal solution tailored for you.

    Corded Scanners

Scanner Decode Capibilties Connection Interfaces Maximum Barcode Resolution Drop Resistance Particle & water Resistance Battery Life
Xenon 1900g All 1D Barcodes, PDF, Postal, OCR USB, Keyboard Wedge, RS232, RS485 1D – 3mil (HD) or 5mil (SR) 2D – 5mil (HD) or 6.7mil (SR) 50 drops at 1.8 meter (6 feet) to concrete IP41 N/A
DS8108 Most 1D & 2D Barcodes USB, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, TGCS over RS485 1D – 3mil to 20mil 2D – 5mil to 20mil Multiple 1.8 meter (6 feet) drops to concrete IP42 N/A
DS3608-SR Most 1D & 2D Barcodes USB, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, Industrial Ethernet 1D – 5mil – 40mil 2D – 7.5mil to 10mil Multiple 2.4 meter (8 feet) drops to concrete IP65/67 N/A

    Cordless Scanners

Scanner Decode Capibilties Connection Interfaces Maximum Barcode Resolution Drop Resistance Particle & water Resistance Battery Life
Xenon 1902g All 1D Barcodes, PDF, Postal, OCR USB, Keyboard Wedge, RS232, RS485, Bluetooth 1D – 3mil (HD) or 5mil (SR/ER) 2D – 5mil (HD), 6.7mil (SR) or 7.5mil (ER) 50 drops at 1.8 meter (6 feet) to concrete IP41 14 hours (1800 mAh Li-Ion)
DS8178 Most 1D & 2D Barcodes USB, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, TGCS over RS485 1D – 3mil to 20mil 2D – 5mil to 20mil Multiple 1.8 meter (6 feet) drops to concrete IP42 65,000 scans 83 hours (2500 mAh Li-ion)
DS3678-SR Most 1D & 2D Barcodes USB, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, Industrial Ethernet 1D – 3mil to 20mil 2D – 7.5mil to 20mil Multiple 2.4 meter (8 feet) drops to concrete IP65/67 70,000 scans per charge, 3100 mAh Li-Ion

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