DS8100 Series for Healthcare
Better workflows for healthcare professionals. Better experience for patients.
Corded DS8108-HC and Cordless DS8178-HC:
|Weight||Corded DS8108-HC: 5.4 oz./154 g
Cordless DS8178-HC: 8.3 oz./235.3 g
Desk/Wall Cradle: 7.1 oz./202 g
Presentation Cradle:6.5 oz./182 g
|Input Voltage Range||DS8108-HC: 4.5 to 5.5VDC
DS8178-HC Cradles: 5V: 4.7 to 5.5VDC; 12V: 10.8 to 13.2VDC
|Current2||Corded DS8108-HC Operating Current at Nominal Voltage (5.0V): 450 mA
Cradle: 470 mA (typical) Standard USB; 743mA (typical) 12V
|Supported Host Interfaces||USB Certified, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, TGCS (IBM) 46XX over RS485|
|Keyboard Support||Supports over 90 international keyboards|
|FIPS Security Certification||Certified Compliant with FIPS 140-2|
|Apple MFi Certification||MFi certified for use with iPhones and iPads (cordless DS8178-HC)|
|User Indicators||Direct decode indicator, good decode LEDs, rear view LEDs, beeper (adjustable tone and volume), dedicated Power Charge Gauge|
|Light Source||Aiming pattern: True Green (528 nm) Circular|
|Illumination||Two (2) warm white LEDs|
|Imager Field of View||48° H x 37° V nominal|
|Image Sensor||1,280 x 960 pixels|
|Minimum Print Contrast||16% minimum reflective difference|
|Skew/Pitch Roll Tolerance||+/- 60°; +/- 60°; 0-360°|
|Graphics Format||Images can be exported as Bitmap, JPEG or TIFF|
|Image Quality||109 PPI on an A4 document|
|Minimum Element Resolution||Code 39 - 3.0 mil; Code 128 - 3.0 mil; Data Matrix - 5.0 mil; QR Code - 5.0 mil; PDF - 4.0 mil|
|Operating Temperature||Scanner: 32° to 122° F/0° to 50° C
Presentation Mode: 32° to 104° F/0° to 40° C
|Charging Temperature||32° to 104° F/0° to 40° C|
|Storage Temperature||-40° to 158° F/-40° to 70° C|
|Humidity||5% to 95% RH, non-condensing|
|Drop Specification||Designed to withstand multiple drops at 6.0 ft./1.8 m to concrete|
|Tumble Specification||Designed to withstand 2,000 1.5 ft./0.5 m tumbles3|
|Approved Cleaners||Disinfectant Ready. Refer to the product reference guide for the complete list of approved cleaners.|
|Electrostatic Discharge (ESD)||DS8108-HC/DS8178-HC and Cradles: ESD per EN61000-4-2, +/-15 KV Air, +/-8 KV Direct, +/-8 KV Indirect|
|Ambient Light Immunity||0 to 9,000 Foot Candles/0 to 96,840 Lux|
|Bluetooth Radio||Standard Bluetooth Version 4.0 with BLE: Class 1 330 ft./100m and Class 2 33 ft./10m, Serial Port and HID Profiles|
|Adjustable Bluetooth Power||Class 1: Output power adjustable down from 4 dBm in 8 Steps
Class 2: Output power adjustable down from 2 dBm in 8 Steps
|PowerPrecision+ Li-Ion Battery||Capacity: 2500 mAh
Number of scans from full charge: 65,0004
Charge time from empty to full: 9 hours over USB
Charge time from audible low charge warning to Ready-to-Scan at 20% of full charge (default): 3 hours over USB
|PowerCap Capacitor||Capacity: 440 F
Number of scans from full charge: 2,0004
Number of scans from Ready-To-Scan at 20% of full charge (default): 2004
Number of scans from Ready-To-Scan at 15% of full charge: 1004
Charge time from empty to full: 30 min over USB
Charge time from audible low charge warning to Ready-to-Scan at 20% of full charge (default): 90 sec over USB
Charge time from audible low charge warning to Ready-to-Scan at 15% of full charge: 35 sec over USB
EN 60950-1 2ed + A11 + A1 + A12 + A2:2013,
RoHS EN 50581
|LED Safety||IEC 62471|
|IT Emissions||EN 55022 (Class B); EN 55032 (Class B)|
|IT Immunity||EN 55024|
|Harmonic Current Emissions||EN 61000-3-2|
|Voltage Fluctuation and Flicker||EN 61000-3-3|
|Radio Frequency Devices||47 CFR Part 15, Subpart B, Class B|
|Digital Apparatus||ICES-003 Issue 6, Class B|
|Medical Equipment Apparatus||EN60601-1-2: 2015|
|Standard cradle, presentation cradle, wall mount bracket, spare battery, spare PowerCap; document capture stands|
|Code 39, Code 128, Code 93, Codabar/NW7, Code 11, MSI Plessey, UPC/EAN, I 2 of 5, Korean 3 of 5, GS1 DataBar, Base 32 (Italian Pharma)|
|2D||PDF417, Micro PDF417, Composite Codes, TLC-39, Aztec, DataMatrix, MaxiCode, QR Code, Micro QR, Chinese Sensible (Han Xin), Postal Codes, securPharm, DotCode, Dotted DataMatrix|
|Code 39: 3 mil||1.4 in./3.6 cm to 5.1 in./13.0 cm|
|Code 128: 3 mil||1.8 in./4.6 cm to 4.1 in./10.4 cm|
|Code 128: 5 mil||1.2 in./3.0 cm to 8.1 in./20.6 cm|
|Code 128: 15 mil||1.0 in./2.5 cm to 16.9 in./42.9 cm|
|PDF 417: 5 mil||1.5 in./3.8 cm to 6.1 in./15.5 cm|
|PDF 417: 6.67 mil||1.1 in./2.8 cm to 8.1 in./20.6 cm|
|Data Matrix: 5 mil||1.9 in./4.8 cm to 4.5 in./11.4 cm|
|Data Matrix: 7.5 mil||1.3 in./3.3 cm to 6.7 in./17.0 cm|
|Data Matrix: 10 mil||0.6 in./1.5 cm to 8.5 in./21.6 cm|
|UPC: 13 mil (100%)||0.0 in./0.0 cm to 15.9 in./40.4 cm|
|QR: 10 mil||0.6 in./1.5 cm to 7.7 in./19.6 cm|
|QR: 20 mil||0.0 in./0.0 cm to 12.5 in./31.8 cm|
Subject to the terms of Zebra’s hardware warranty statement, the DS8178-HC and the CR8178-HC are warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of three years from the date of shipment. The DS8108-HC is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of five years from the date of shipment. Complete Zebra hardware product warranty statement:
|Zebra OneCare Select; Zebra OneCare Essential|
|123Scan||Programs scanner parameters, upgrades firmware, displays scanned barcode data, scanning statistics, battery health, asset data and prints reports.
|Symbol Scanner SDK||Generates a fully-featured scanner application, including documentation, drivers, test utilities and sample source code.
|Scanner Management Service (SMS)||Remotely manages your Zebra scanner and queries its asset information.
|1 Requires firmware version CAACXS00-004-R00 or later.
2 Refer to Product Reference Guide for currents when other power sources are used.
3 1 tumble = 0.5 cycle.
4 At one scan per second.
5 Refer to Product Reference Guide for complete list of symbologies.
6 Printing resolution, contrast, and ambient light dependent.
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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