Symbol LS3578

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LS3578 Industrial Barcode Scanner

The Symbol LS3578 has reached end of life. It has been replaced by the Zebra LI3678.

The Symbol LS3578 cordless industrial scanner features Symbol's industrial design specs, giving it the durability to withstand multiple 6.5' drops as well as the rigors of harsh industrial environments.

LS3578ER: The Extended Range technology in the LS3578ER allows it to read barcodes from up to 18' away, ideal for large warehouse environments where inventory may be on pallets that are not within reach.

  • IP65 Seal protects against all dust and low pressure water jets
  • Easily paired to cradle
  • Full light immunity
  • Scanner plays tone when out of range
  • Lifetime Warranty on scan engine

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  • Product Specifications
    Dimensions Scanner: 7.34 x 4.82 x 2.93 in
    Weight Scanner: 14.8 oz (420 g)
    Color Options Twilight Black/Yellow
    Interfaces Available RS-232
    PS/2 Keyboard Wedge
    Scan Method Laser Scanner
    Decoding Capabilities Standard 1D Barcodes
    Mobility/Range Wireless Bluetooth, Class 2, Version 1.2 (2.402 to 2.480 GHz)
    Optional Batch Mode Yes
    Multi-Point Communication Yes, Up to 3 scanners per cradle
    Battery 2200 mAh Lithium Ion Battery
    Operating Time
    Recharge Time Fully charged (100%) in 3 hours
    Scan Rate (Maximum) 36 scans per second typical
    Reading Angle Pitch: +/- 65°
    Roll: +/- 10°
    Skew: +/-60°
    Print Contrast (Min.) 25%
    Typical Depth of Field 1 in. to 24 in (2.5 to 61 cm) on 13 mil (100% UPC)
    Indicators LED
    Adjustable Volume Beep
    Auto Sense Mode n/a
    Operating Temperature -4¢ª to 122¢ªF (-20¢ª to 50¢ªC)
    Storage Temperature -40¢ª to 140¢ªF (-40¢ª to 60¢ªC)
    Drop Specification Unit functions normally after repeated 6.5-ft. 2-m) drops to concrete
    Environmental Sealing IP65
    Ambient Light (Max) Immune to direct exposure of normal offi ce and factory lighting conditions as well as direct exposure to sunlight.
    Stand No
    Warranty 3 Year Warranty

    Symbol LS3578 Reviews

    POSGuys Rating:

    This is an extended range laser scanner that does well for an older technology but does not have nearly as good range as the the successor the Zebra DS3678 ER.

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    Symbol 1-Year Advanced Exchange Warranty including Comprehensive Coverage (must be purchased within 15 days of scanner purchase)
    Symbol 1-Year Service Center Warranty - Bronze Package (must be purchased within 15 days of scanner purchase)
    Universal Power Supply
    DS3578 Charging & Communication Cradle
    Replacement Battery Pack (Batteries must be shipped via ground shipping)
    Power Supply for STB3478 Cradle (Req. Line Cord)
    Belt/Pants Scanner Holster
    Line Cord, For use with PWRS-14000-249R
    7-Foot RS232 Cable, Standard DB9 Female TxD on 2, Straight (Requires Power Supply)
    7-Foot PS/2 Keyboard Wedge Cable (Compatible with the LS3008, LS3578, MT2000, DS6878, and DS4208 barcode scanners.)
    USB Interface Cable (Original Part)

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