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Motorola DS3500-ER Series Barcode Scanners

Zebra 3600 Series A newer version of this item is available.
It is replaced by the Zebra 3600 Series.

A rugged handheld industrial digital scanner you can depend on.

The Motorola DS3500-ER Serieswas built to cost-effectively enable both 1D and 2D barcode reading in any warehouse. These rugged handheld scanners lets users scan virtually any barcode across the widest range of distances possible. From near contact to as far as 30 ft./9.14 m away. One device handles it all, so your customers no longer need to purchase multiple scanning devices to support different types of barcode and different distances.
DS3500-ER Series Options
Motorola DS3500 Extended Range (DS3508-ERAU0100ZR)
DS3500 Extended Range, USB Kit, Long Range 2D Imager, Rugged Handheld Corded Scanner. Includes USB cable.
Specs: Cable - Laser - Omnidirectional - Twilight Black, Yellow
Motorola DS3508-ER (DS3508-ERAR0200UR)
DS3508-ER, RS232 Kit, Long Range 2D Imager, Rugged Handheld Corded Scanner. Includes RS232 cable and power supply. Requires Line Cord (Part# 23844-00-00R)
Motorola DS3500 Extended Range (DS3508-ER20005R)
DS3500 Extended Range, Scanner Only - 2D Long Range Imager Scanner - Corded - Does not include necessary cables - For the full kit purchase (Part# DS3508-ERAU0100ZR)
Specs: Cable - 30 ft. Scan Distance - 1D, 2D - LED - Imager - Omnidirectional - Black, Yellow

Motorola DS3500-ER Series Details

Performance Characteristics

Scan pattern

Skew (Yaw)1 

Roll (Tilt)2 


Interfaces supported
IBM, Keyboard wedge, RS-232, Synapse, USB

Decode capability
1-D/2-D/PDF417, See data sheet for full list of supported symbologies

Battery life
Fully charged (100%) in 4.5 hours

Physical Characteristics

Power source
2200 mAh Li-ion battery, No battery required on some models

Twilight black, Yellow

7.34 in. L x 4.82 in. W x 2.93 in. D
18.65 cm H x 12.25 cm W x 7.43 cm D

DS3508-ER (without cable): 12.8 oz. (363 grams) DS3578-ER: 13.79 oz. (391 gm)




Radio Specifications

2.402 to 2.480 GHz adapative frequency hopping and co-existence with 802.11 wireless networks

Radio range
Radio range: Up to 300 ft. (100m) direct line of sight in open air. typical indoor cordless range is 100 ft. (33m), but range will vary depending upon environment

Radio type
Bluetooth Class II, Version 2.1

Regulatory Specifications

Laser/LED Safety
EN 60825-1, IEC 60825-1, 21CFR1040.10, IEC Class 2

RoHS Directive 2002/95/EEC

Electrical Safety
UL 60950-1, C22.2 No. 60950-1, EN 60950-1, IEC 60950-1

User Environment

5% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing

Ambient lighting tolerance
Sunlight – 8,000 ft. candles (86,000 LUX); Incandescent;Fluorescent; Mercury Vapor; Sodium Vapor – 150 ft. candles (1,600 LUX); Immune to direct exposure to normal office and factory lighting conditions, as well as direct exposure to sunlight

Storage temperature
-40° F to 140° F/-40° C to 60° C

Operating temperature
-4° F to 122° F/-20° C to 50° C

Environmental sealing

Drop specifications
Functions normally after repeated 6.5 ft. (2 m) drops to concrete

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