4 MOTOROLA LI 4278

Pros
Superior battery power management delivers the largest number of scans per battery charge to support scan intensive applications. Reliable and durable design with maximum uptime for low TCO.

Cons
Somewhat lengthy scanner and has more weight.



Motorola LI 4278 is a next level 1D barcode scanner with Bluetooth compatibility to free you from cords and offered at a cost of about Rs. 21,000 with three years warranty, so as to provide positive return on investment and excellent 1D scanning performance. It can withstand shock resistance of about 1.5m at room temperature and 1.8m drops to concrete. The interfaces supported by LI 4278 are RS232, RS485 (IBM), USB, and keyboard wedge and the battery provided is rechargeable and replaceable with green sustainability for ensuring long lifecycle.  The wireless connectivity details include Bluetooth v2.1 Class 2 Radio, 3.0 Mbit/s (2.1 Mbit/s) Bluetooth v2.1 data rate, and 330 ft./100 m (line of sight) radio range. The cradles can handle over a quarter million insertions. It offers better encryption for improved security and better overall wireless performance.  

The built-in comprehensive coverage is provided for protecting your scanners from the unexpected, significantly reducing unforeseen repair expenses and delivering service peace of mind from the moment you purchase the device. It is compatible with 123Scan and Remote Scanner Management (RSM) to dramatically reduce management time and cost, from initial configuration to day-to-day management. You can use up to three scanners with a single desktop cradle and seven scanners with a presentation cradle for reducing capital expenditures and maintenance costs. It offers you handheld and hands-free modes as operation modes.

            It can read barcode symbologies such as UPC/EAN: UPC-A, UPC-E, UPC-E1, EAN-8/JAN 8, EAN-13/JAN 13, Bookland EAN, Bookland ISBN Format, UCC Coupon Extended Code, ISSN EAN Code 128 Including GS1-128, ISBT 128, ISBT Concatenation, Code 39 including Trioptic Code 39, Convert Code 39 to Code 32 (Italian Pharmacy Code), Code 39 FullASCII Conversion Code 93 Code 11 Matrix 2 of 5 Interleaved 2 of 5 (ITF) Discrete 2 of 5 (DTF) Codabar (NW - 7) Chinese 2 of 5 IATA Inverse 1-D (except all GS1 DataBars) GS1 DataBar including GS1 DataBar-14, GS1 DataBar Limited, GS1 DataBar Expanded at a scan rate of about 547 scans per second. Once the scanner is completely charged, you can scan upto 57, 000 times for 72 hours. It provides you superior scanning speed and adapts a wide data capture range for greater application flexibility.

Merits

  • Superior battery power management delivers the largest number of scans per battery charge to support scan intensive applications.
  • Can be used in dusty and wet environments.
  • Reliable and durable design with maximum uptime for a low TCO.
  • Captures virtually all 1-D bar codes on any surface including mobile phone, tablet or computer displays and traditional paper labels.
  •  Reads UPC bar codes from 1 in./2.54 cm to over 30 in./76.2 cm as well as high density codes.
  • Avoids pause between scans and provides easier way to aim in bright or dim lighting environments.
  • Allows user to continue scanning outside communications range and can scan over 500 UPC bar codes into memory and upload automatically when in communication range.
  • Bluetooth 2.1 provides better security, better performance, better energy management and much easier pairing over the Bluetooth wireless connection.

Applications

Retail, grocery, liquor, convenience store, hospitality and fuel industry.

  • Dimensions 3of about .84 in. H x 2.75 in. W x 7.34 in. L or 9.8 cm H x 7 cm W x 18.6 cm L
  • Resolution: 3mil
  • Weight 7of about .9 oz./224 grams.
  • Roll, pitch, skew tolerance: ±45°, ±65°, ±65°
  • Scan pattern: Single bright aiming line
  • Scan angle: Horizontal 35°
  • Motion tolerance: 25 in./ 63.5 cm per second
  • Light Source: LED Class 1 device 617nm (amber)
  • Min. Print Contrast: 15% MRD
  • Ambient light immunity: Max 108,000 lux
  • Operating temperature: 32° F to 122° F/ 0° C to 50° C
  • Storage temperature: -40° F to 158° F/-40° C to 70° C
  • Humidity: 5% to 85% RH, non-condensing
  • Environmental sealing: Gasket sealed housing withstands dust and can be sprayed clean
  • Motorola LI 4278 barcode scanner review, 2016
  • Motorola LI 4278 barcode scanner review, 2016