PDT 8100 Series - Liberty Systems

PDT 8100 Series
Tap, Type, or Scan – Maximum Versatility in
a Portable Data Terminal
The PDT 8100 Series from Symbol Technologies bridges the gap
between pure pen-based and key-based mobile data collection
solutions. The first Pocket PC device available with multiple
keyboard options, the PDT 8100 is a versatile, large-screen
hand-held that delivers the functionality of Pocket PC with
the convenience of tactile, key-based data entry.
Understanding and Anticipating Diverse
Business Needs
Designed to meet mobile data management demands in an
array of markets, the PDT 8100 offers features and options
to suit diverse applications and business needs. For instance,
multiple keyboard options are available for maximum data
entry efficiency in different environments. Route accounting
professionals may prefer the 28-key numeric keyboard,
whereas retail customers may opt for either a 37- or 47-key
alphanumeric keyboard.
Sealed to IP54 standards, the rugged durability of the
PDT 8100 meets the needs of many industrial environments.
This, coupled with communication options that include batch,
Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) and Wireless Wide
Area Network (W WAN) connectivity, enables the PDT 8100 to
deliver data where and when it’s needed, enhancing productivity where business is conducted – whether taking inventory in
the warehouse, or checking on an order from a customer site.
Ease of use and reliability are benefits that are valued across
all markets. The PDT 8100 features a large, easy-to-read
1/4 VGA display, backlit keyboard and rechargeable, extendeduse lithium-ion battery, which contribute to the PDT 8100’s
dependability and universal market appeal.
applications. Healthcare workers can manage patient data
through bar code scanning, key-based input or touch-screen
selection. The list of markets and applications for this featurerich hand-held is virtually unlimited. To learn how the
PDT 8100 Series can work for you, or to find out more about
Symbol’s products and solutions, contact us at any of the locations listed on the back panel or visit www.symbol.com
Microsoft Pocket PC platform Portable convenience and a familiar, flexible computing platform
Rugged construction – sealed
to IP54 standards with
4 ft./1.2 m drop to concrete
Operates in harsh environments
Anytime, anywhere information
Symbol’s miniature
scan engine
High-performance scanning even
in bright light
64 MB RAM, 32 MB ROM
Ample storage capacity for data
and applications
1/4 VGA display
Large, easy-to-read display
(color optional)
Rechargeable lithium-ion
Maximum usage between charges
Keyboard and touchscreen
data entry
Multiple modes of data entry
for maximum efficiency
Power and Performance for Today and Tomorrow
The innovative PDT 8100 Series is a powerful hand-held that
combines the strength of Microsoft’s Pocket PC platform
with the power of the Intel® StrongARM processor, operating at
206 MHz. Equipped with 64 MB of RAM and 32 MB of ROM,
the PDT 8100 is designed to keep pace with your business: a
keyboard and touchscreen provide multiple modes of data
entry to ensure maximum efficiency. Reinforcing this are the
expansion possibilities offered by the user-accessible CF slot,
which can accommodate a flash memory card.
With the dynamic PDT 8100 Series, route accounting
professionals are able to conduct business and complete transactions while on site with a customer. Retail clerks can perform
price checks and inventory counts conveniently and accurately.
When combined with the optional magnetic stripe reader, the
PDT 8100 can also be used for line busting or Portable POS
Multiple keyboard options
Optimized features, functionality
(Choice of 28-, 37- and 47-key) and key layout for mobile
Back-lit keyboard
Usable under low-light conditions
IrDA port
Enables data transfer to peripherals such as printers
User-accessible Compact Flash Provides flexibility for expansion
card slot
and storage; protection against
data loss
PDT 8100 Series Specification Highlights
Physical Characteristics
Overall: 8.4" L x 3.7" W x 1.8" D/213 mm L x 93.9 mm W x 45.7 mm D; Grip Area: 3.0" W x 1.0" D/76.1 mm W x 25.4 mm D
Weight (including battery):
14.5 oz./410 g w/battery (batch version); 15.5 oz./440 g (wireless version)
Drop Specification:
4 ft. (1.2m) to concrete
1/4 VGA (320 x 240 portrait) with16-level grayscale, optional 64k color
1550 mAh lithium-ion
Environmental Sealing:
IP54 (windblown dust and rain)
Operating Temperature
-4° to 122° F/-20° to 50° C (or better depending on the application)
32° to 122° F/0° to 50° C (or better depending on the application)
Storage Temperature:
-13° to 122° F/-25° to 50° C
5% to 90% RH noncondensing
Electrostatic Discharge (ESD):
8 kVdc air; 4 kVdc contact
Expansion Capabilities:
Type 2 PC (internal); Type 2 CF (user-accessible)
Back-lit Display:
Back-lit Keyboard:
Choice of 28-, 37-, 47-keys; plus 2 side scan keys
Performance Characteristics
Intel SA1110 @ 206MHz
Operating Platform:
Microsoft® Pocket PC
Application Development:
Fully compatible with Microsoft SDK for Pocket PCs; Symbol SDK available to support bar code scanning
IrDA 1.1; RS-232
Wireless Data Communications
Wireless Local Area Network:
Data Rate:
Optimal IEEE standards-based Spectrum24 802.11 or 802.11b
2 Mbps (frequency hopping) and 11 Mbps (direct sequence)
Frequency Range:
Country dependent; typically 2.4 to 2.5 GHz
Output Power:
500 mW U.S.; 100 mW international
Wireless Wide Area Network:
Monochrome only: Optional CDPD, GSM/GPRS; user-accessible SIM socket for GSM/GPRS
Internal (WLAN), External (WWAN)
Peripherals and Accessories
1 slot serial charge cradle; 4 slot Ethernet charge cradle; Vehicle cradle (spare battery charge, terminal charger data interface)
Communication and Charging Cables:
DEX cable; auto-charge cable; serial/charge cable; printer cables
Integrated, plus headset jack
Magnetic Stripe Reader (MSR):
Snap-on serial connection swipe reader attachment
4-Slot Universal Battery Charger (UBC):
Simultaneous charge of 1-4 batteries; requires adapters for PDT 8100 batteries
Other Accessories:
Snap-on land line modem; carrying case; portable printer (8.5" format) with terminal slot; headset
Electrical Safety:
Certified to UL 1950, CSA C22.2 No 950, EN60950/IEC950
FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES-003 Class B, European Union EMC Directive, Australian SMA
Laser Safety:
CDRH Class II, IEC Class 2
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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