3 MOTOROLA LS1203

Pros
Minimizes manual keying, ensures accuracy in all customer transactions, and automates paper-based inventory processes. Practically eliminates setup and training time for faster return on investment

Cons
Offers reduced depth of field, and average scanning performance.



Motorola LS1203 handheld scanner is a bidirectional laser scanner built for delivering high quality laser scanning, user-friendly ergonomics and durability at an affordable price of about Rs. 5300 with warranty of about 3 years.  The interfaces supported by LS1203 are USB, Keyboard wedge and RS-232 to ensure connectivity to a host and PC system and ensure that the scanner you buy today will work with tomorrow’s POS system. The light source used is 650nm laser diode and the depth of field is 260mm. Easy and comfortable to use Motorola LS 1203 provides excellent value for everyday use. The plug-and-play, intuitive and ergonomic design is adapted to virtually eliminate the installation hassles and training requirements for employees. It can withstand shock resistance of about 1.524m drops.

It handles all 1D barcodes and can read UPC/EAN, UPC/EAN with Supplementals, UPC/EAN 128, Code 39, Code 39 Full ASCII, Code 39 TriOptic, Code 128, Code 128 Full ASCII, Codabar, Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, Code 93, MSI, Code 11, IATA, GS1 DataBar (formerly RSS) variants, Chinese 2 of 5 at a scan rate of about 100 scans per second. It avoids the need for manual keying for reducing cashier errors and ensuring that your customers are charged the correct amount, so as to help you in achieving increased customer satisfaction and a quick return on investment. The operational modes are triggered or Auto-Scan (continuous mode) scanning modes.

Merits

  • Durable, single-board construction with reduced downtime, repair costs and with future proofing.
  • Delivers the functionality, features and reliability needed to improve operational efficiencies from the check-out line to the store room and significantly reduce data entry errors and increase productivity.
  • Minimizes manual keying, ensures accuracy in all customer transactions, and automates paper-based inventory processes.
  • Ergonomic hybrid design featuring sleek, lightweight, balanced form factor
  • Practically eliminates setup and training time for faster return on investment
  • Accurate first time scanning; always ready for the next scan.
  • Maximum comfort for all day use with reduced user fatigue.

Applications

Gift shops, boutiques, sporting goods, jewelers, video stores, inventory management, florists and other small local retailers. 

  • Dimensions of about 6.2 cm H x 18 cm L x 6 cm W
  • Weight of about 122 g.
  • Voltage & Current: 5 +/-10%VDC @ 100 mA (Standby: <35 mA)
  • Power Source: Host power or external power supply
  • Operating temperature: 32° to 122° F/0° to 50° C
  • Storage temperature: -40° to 158° F/-40° to 70° C
  • Humidity: 5% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing
  • Ambient lighting tolerance: Tolerant to typical artificial indoor and natural outdoor (direct sunlight) lighting conditions. Fluorescent, Incandescent, Mercury Vapor, Sodium Vapor, LED4: 450 Ft Candles (4,844 Lux) Sunlight: 8000 Ft Candles (86,111 Lux)
  • Beeper volume: User-selectable: three levels
  • Beeper tone: User-selectable: three tones
  • Electrostatic discharge (ESD): Conforms to 15 kV air discharge and 8 kV of contact discharge
  • Print contrast min.: 30% minimum reflectance
  • Roll, pitch, skew: ± 30° from normal, ± 65°, ± 60°.
  • Electrical safety: UL1950, CSA C22.2 No. 950,EN60950/IEC950
  • Laser safety: IEC Class 1
  • EMI/RFI: FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES-003 Class B, European Union EMC Directive, Australian SMA, Taiwan EMC, Japan VCCI/MITI/Dentori
  • Motorola LS1203, barcode scanner review, 2016
  • Motorola LS1203, barcode scanner review, 2016
  • Motorola LS1203, barcode scanner review, 2016