News | December 16, 2013

Datalogic Announces The Gryphon GPS4490 Presentation Scanner Offering Optimized Hands-Free Scanning Performance In A Compact Size

Datalogic, a global leader in the Automatic Data Capture market, employs industry leading technology in the development of bar code scanners, mobile computers and vision systems.  Now Datalogic is happy to announce the availability of the Gryphon GPS4490 2D presentation scanner. The Gryphon GPS4490 reader is an omnidirectional presentation scanner encased in a stylish housing whose compact design makes it an ideal solution for space constrained countertops.

The Gryphon GPS4490 scanner utilizes the same scanning technology found in the renowned line of  Gryphon GD4400 handheld scanners, providing it snappy omnidirectional reading capability.  This 2D area imaging technology enables the Gryphon presentation reader the ability to read both 1D and 2D codes regardless of the scanner’s orientation.  Coupons use in mobile marketing promotions and codes on electronic tickets presented on mobile phones are easily read by the Gryphon GPS4490 reader.

Constructed with accuracy for hands-free scanning in mind, its sleek ergonomic design with a curved, sliding multi-positioned stand makes it ideal for confined retail spaces.  The aggressive imaging performance found in this reader offers excellent near-field reading, a wide angle field-of-view, and high motion tolerance.  The GPS4490 reader allows for snappy, intuitive reading, as well as provides a laser based aimer that includes 4 corner dots, and a central targeting cross to enhance its accuracy.

“Market studies have shown the presentation scanner segment to be strong and is projected to show steady growth over the next few years,” comments Giulio Berzuini, General Manager & VP, HandHeld Scanners, Datalogic ADC, “We have designed the Gryphon GPS4492 presentation scanner with this in mind, as well as the need to offer the ability to aggressively read both 1D and 2D codes while maintaining a small footprint in the field.”

Datalogic’s patented ‘Green Spot’ technology, providing good read feedback even in small or noisy spaces, is found in the Gryphon GPS4490 reader.  Other key features which enhance the use of this presentation scanner include: multi-interface capabilities (RS232/USB); external trigger button for testing and alignment; LED lights for power and reading indications; and a beeper for audible read feedback.  Easy set-up is enhanced through the use of Datalogic’s Aladdin software configuration program.  Operational modes include: standard, auto-sense stand mode, automatic and continuous reading. The IP52 environmental sealing rating and a 3 year factory warranty aids in protecting the customer’s investment.

Datalogic ADC, the world leader in Automatic Data Capture, offers state of the art solutions with fixed position retail scanners, handheld scanners and mobile computers. Datalogic ADC’s range includes in-counter and on-counter point of sale scanners, general purpose and ruggedized handheld scanners, rugged mobile computers, industrial PDAs and vehicle mount computers. Solutions for applications in several sectors include healthcare, hospitality/entertainment, manufacturing, retail, services and transportation & logistics.

Businesses in the retail sector can particularly benefit from Datalogic ADC’s vision-based technology solutions, analytical tools, self-shopping solutions and consumer relationship technologies. For more information, visit www.datalogic.com.

About Datalogic Group
Datalogic Group is a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets. As a world-class producer of bar code readers, mobile computers, sensors, vision systems and laser marking systems, Datalogic offers innovative solutions for a full range of applications in the retail, transportation & logistics, manufacturing and healthcare industries. With products used in over a third of world’s supermarkets and points of sale, airports, shipping and postal services, Datalogic is in a unique position to deliver solutions that can make life easier and more efficient for people. Datalogic S.p.A., listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI, is headquartered in Lippo di Calderara di Reno (Bologna). Datalogic Group as of today employs about 2,400 members of staff worldwide distributed in 30 countries. In 2012 Datalogic Group achieved revenues for 462,3 million Euro and invested over 32 million Euro in Research and Development with a portfolio of over 1,000 patents across the world. For more information, visit www.datalogic.com.

SOURCE: Datalogic

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