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Handheld Barcode Readers for the Mid-Range Market

DataMan 8070DL and ER handheld barcode readers

Some of the toughest manufacturing and logistics applications involve reading direct part mark (DPM) codes on flat, highly reflective surfaces. This requires powerful barcode reading performance. What it shouldn’t involve is expensive readers or extensive time spent integrating new technology. The best barcode reading solutions offer the latest patented technology and advanced lighting and optics; impressive read rates; and ease of use, all at an exceptional value.

For these reasons, Cognex is proud to introduce the DataMan 8070 series handheld barcode readers, which provide customers with high performance at a terrific value. The DataMan 8072DL sets an entirely new performance standard for codes marked on flat, shiny surfaces commonly found in the automotive, aerospace, and medical device industries. The DataMan 8072ER offers the same advanced image formation for DPM codes with even greater range, easily solving logistics applications that require extended-range barcode reading.

Dataman 8070 DL handheld reading qr codes

The DataMan 8072DL is designed to decode direct part mark (DPM) codes on flat, highly reflective surfaces. With patented algorithms and advanced sensor and lighting technology, the DataMan 8072DL can read codes from up to 30 centimeters away without angling the code or part. The DataMan 8072ER is built to read 1-D and 2-D label-based codes from up to eight meters away, ideal for scanning pallet labels on high shelves or slips hanging from a warehouse ceiling.

Dataman 8070Er package pallet and logistics

Both models feature rugged housing to withstand harsh factory and warehouse floor environments, as well as field-interchangeable communication modules that seamlessly integrate with factory networks. To maintain high levels of barcode quality and read rates, Cognex also recently released the DataMan 8072V, a high-performance DPM barcode verifier. Paired with the DataMan 8072DL, the DataMan 8072V helps customers demonstrate code quality, certify readability, and prevent read failures.

Learn more about the DataMan 8070 series in Cognex’s Barcode Readers Product Guide.

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