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8 Reasons to Choose Image-Based Barcode Readers

Image-based barcode readers are rapidly replacing manual processes and laser scanners in a wide range of industries including food and beverage, consumer goods, pharmaceutical, and logistics. In use, the latest generation of these barcode readers have outperformed laser scanners in the following 8 areas:

  1. Read rate performance
  2. Omnidirectional code reading
  3. 2D code reading
  4. Lenses and lights
  5. Image visualization and archiving
  6. Barcode quality feedback
  7. Communications
  8. Cost of ownership


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