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PDT 8100 Series Featuring Intel® XScale™ Technology

Breakthrough Imaging Technology for Diverse Applications

The PDT 8100 Series ruggedized handheld computer from Symbol Technologies features a powerful miniature imaging system with Smart Focus technology for superior image quality and fast, accurate bar code data capture at the point of activity.

With built-in wireless local area network (WLAN) connectivity, this Pocket PC-based mobile computer is the ideal solution for many real-time data management applications:

Market Applications User
Transportation and logistics Direct store delivery
Parcel delivery
Proof of condition
Route accounting professionals
Retail Price verification
Inventory counts
Line busting
Portable POS
Warehouse and in-store sales
Public safety Citations and parking tickets
Pedestrian and traffic stops
Incident scene management
Evidence tracking
Law enforcement officers
Emergency medical technicians


Real World Mobility Applications: Parcel Delivery

For parcel and post operations, the PDT 8100 XScale Series is the ideal tool to help streamline inefficiencies and improve productivity for mobile workers. This handheld's proven intuitive laser aiming system, self-illumination capability, Smart Focus and CCD sensor technology allows users to quickly aim and capture bar code data and still images. On the road or in the warehouse, delivery and route accounting professionals easily capture signatures, invoices and package proof of condition at each site with more accuracy to speed up the delivery process. Reducing the amount of paperwork for each transaction and the time spent at each customer location also empowers your valued mobile field workers to deliver more packages per day.

Mobile Computing Devices for Today and Tomorrow

The PDT 8100 Series from Symbol Technologies bridges the gap between pen-based and key-based mobile data collection solutions. You can deploy this handheld with full confidence in its superior bar code reading, image quality and ease of use. And you receive the added assurance that thousands of Symbol Pocket PC-based devices are already successfully installed in a variety of mission-critical business applications throughout the globe.


Features Benefits
Microsoft® Pocket PC Platform Offers a familiar, flexible computing platform for users and developers
Rugged construction Withstands harsh environments
WLAN communication Allows anytime, anywhere communication information access
64 MB RAM, 64 MB ROM Delivers ample storage capacity for data and applications
3.5 in., 1/4 VGA color display Increases productivity with large screen for indoor and outdoor use
Intel® XScale™ PXA255 processor at 400 MHz Gives premium performance with support for video, audio and voice
Keyboard and touchscreen data entry Offers multiple modes of data entry for maximum efficiency
Back-lit keyboard Improves usability under low-light conditions
IrDA port and RS-232 ports Enables data transfer to peripherals such as printers
User-accessible CompactFlash™ card slot Gives flexibility for expansion, storage and functionality; protection against data loss
Miniature imaging engine Combines advanced data capture, video, and digital photography
Wi-Fi™-certified Spectrum24® IEEE 802.11b direct sequence wireless LAN Communicates seamlessly, allowing simultaneous voice and data support on the same wireless backbone

PDT 8100 Series with Intel® XScale™ PXA255 Specification Highlights

Physical Characteristics
Dimensions: Overall: 8.5" L x 3.7" W x 1.8" D
216 mm L x 94 mm W x 46mmD
Grip Area: 3.0" W x 1.0" D / 76 mm W x 25 mm D
Weight (including battery): 16.5 oz./468 g (batch version)
Drop Specification: 18.0 oz./510 g (wireless version)
4 ft. (1.2m) to concrete
Tumble Specification: .5M: 250 Cycles (500 drops)rage capacity for data and applications
Display: 3.5", 1/4 VGA (320 x 240 portrait) 64k color LCD display
Battery: 3.7V, 1950 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion
Environmental Sealing: IP54 (windblown dust and rain)
Operating Temperature: 14° to 122° F/-10° to 50° C (or better depending on the application)
Storage Temperature: -13° to 158° F/-25° to 70° C
Humidity: 5% to 90% RH noncondensing
Electrostatic Discharge (ESD): 15 kVdc air; 8 kVdc contact
Expansion Capabilities: Type II PC (internal); Type II CF (user-accessible)
Front-lit Display: CCFL
Back-lit Keyboard: LED
Keypad: 28-, 37- and 47-key plus 2 side scan keys
Performance Characteristics
CPU: Intel® Xscale™ PXA255 @ 400MHz
Operating Platform: Microsoft® Pocket PC 2002 Premium Edition
Memory: 64 MB RAM /64 MB ROM
Application Development: Fully compatible with Microsoft SDK for Pocket PCs; Symbol SDK available to support bar code scanning
Communications: IrDA 1.1; RS-232
Data Capture Options: 1D scan engine Omnidirectional 1D and 2D imaging engine with still image capture DB-15 serial port (replaces scan or imaging engine)
Wireless Data Communications
Wireless Local Area Network: Optional IEEE standards-based Spectrum24 802.11b
Data Rate: 11 Mbps (direct sequence)
Frequency Range: Country dependent; typically 2.4 to 2.5 GHz
Output Power: 100 mW U.S. and International
Security: 128-bit WEP, Kerberos
Antenna: Internal (WLAN)
Wireless Personal Area Network: Optional 3rd party Compact Flash Bluetooth™ module
Imager Engine Specifications
Skew Tolerance: ± 50º from normal
Pitch Angle: ± 60º from normal
Roll: 360º
Ambient Light Immunity: 0-9,000 ft. candles (96,900 lux)
Image Format: Windows® bitmap (.bmp)
Tag image file format (.tif)
JPEG file interchange format (.jpg)
Peripherals and Accessories
Cradles: 1 slot serial charge cradle w/spare battery charger; 1 slot modem cradle w/spare battery charger; 4 slot Ethernet charger cradle; 4 slot charging cradle; Vehicle cradle (spare battery charger, terminal charger data interface)
Communication and Charging
DEX cable; auto-charge cable; serial/charge cable; printer cables
Speaker/Microphone: Integrated, plus headset jack, voice recognition capable
Magnetic Stripe Reader (MSR): Snap-on serial connection swipe reader attachment
4-Slot Universal Battery
Charger (UBC2000):
Simultaneous charge of 1-4 batteries; requires adapters for PDT 8146 batteries
Other Accessories: Snap-on land line modem; carrying case; portable printer (8.5 in. format) with terminal slot; trigger handle (requires trigger compatible terminal); headset
Electrical Safety: Certified to UL 1950, CSA C22.2 No 950, EN60950/IEC950
EMI/RFI: FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES-003 Class B, European Union EMC Directive, Australian SMA
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