The Symbol LS3578-FZ has been discontinued. No direct replacement is available. Please contact us for a suitable substitute.
This device captures all one-dimensional (1D) barcodes even when dirty, damaged or poorly printed.
Designed to meet the challenges of harsh manufacturing environments, the Symbol LS3578-FZ features fuzzy logic technology which allows first pass reads of nearly any 1D barcode, even when the barcode is dirty or damaged. Reliable and secure wireless data transmission between the scanner and host is guaranteed with integrated Bluetooth, while the 150 ft. (45 m) range allows operators to move freely without being restricted by a cord. A rugged, drop-resistant design and a sealed housing provide reliability with less accident-related equipment failure and downtime.
High performance 1D scanner with fuzzy logic decode capability
Cordless design with integrated Bluetooth
Rugged design withstands multiple 6.5-ft. drops to concrete
LS3578-FZ, Scanner Only - Cordless - 1D Laser - Fuzzy Logic - Cradle and accessories sold separately
Barcode Discount Symbol LS3578-FZ Review
The LS3578-FZ is an extremely rugged, cordless laser scanner designed for warehouses, production floors, and outdoor use. You can actually use this scanner as a hammer with no problems to it! The FZ version has an aggressive scan engine that excels at ready poorly printed and damaged codes. Where other scanners fail at reading the LS3578-FZ keeps on going. Likewise, the Bluetooth capability of the scanner means no cable clutter, which keeps workers safe in busy environments. You wonâ€™t see the LS3578-FZ at the check-out counter, but for any physically demanding environments that need scanning it is a guaranteed success.
Rugged, cordless scanner with integrated Bluetooth
Accurately scan damaged or poorly printed barcodes
The Symbol LS3578-FZ cordless scanner provides fuzzy logic technology, enabling you to rapidly and accurately read damaged, dirty and poorly printed one-dimensional (1D) bar codes often found in industrial environments.
In the yard, warehouse, distribution center, manufacturing plant or retail store, the Symbol LS3578-FZ offers superior performance and reliability as well as a user-friendly form factor that helps ensure comfortable use over long shifts. Plus, integrated Bluetooth provides reliable and secure wireless data transmission between the scanner and host, including Motorolas rugged VC5090 Vehicle-Fixed Mount Mobile Computer.
Cordless freedom for improved productivity
With no cord between the scanner and host, employees can move freely throughout their work environment, increasing productivity and ef ciency while keeping supply chain inventory up to date at all times. Plus, having no cord reduces downtime from cable breakdowns ï¿½ a common point of failure in handheld devices used in industrial facilities.
Rugged design to maximize uptime
As rugged as it is innovative, the Symbol LS3578-FZ is designed for scan-intensive industrial applications in the harshest operating conditions. Industry-leading impact tests ensure reliable performance in spite of the inevitable accidental drops. The device is impervious to dust and water, and its exit window is scratch-resistant and recessed for the highest level of durability. As a result, you avoid unnecessary equipment downtime or expensive equipment replacement costs.
Low total cost of ownership (TCO)
In addition to enhancing productivity, the LS3578-FZ offers a low TCO. The industrial-strength construction maximizes the scanners working life, and multiple on-board interfaces provide true plug-and-play simplicity with your host system today and tomorrow. Support for Remote Scanner Management (RSM) enables you to discover, provision and upgrade devices from a central remote location, dramatically reducing management time and costs.
And since even the most rugged devices require a support plan, a full complement of Enterprise Mobility Services are available to help you protect your investment and maintain peak performance.
For more information, contact us at +1.800.722.6234 or +1.631.738.2400.
High performance scanner with fuzzy logic decode capability
Quickly and accurately scans all 1D barcodes on the rst scan, including poorly printed, dirty, damaged or low-contrast barcodes
Integrated Bluetooth Class 2 v1.2 (Serial Port and HID Pro les with authentication and security)
Cordless scanning with secure wireless data transmission
Enables real-time barcode data collection unrestricted by a cable, reducing repairs from cable failure
Rugged design withstands multiple 6.5-ft. (2-m) drops to concrete
Ensures maximum reliability with less downtime resulting from accidental drops
IP65-rated seal (electronic enclosure)
Protects against water and dust for reliable performance in the harshest environments
Bright LED and beeper with adjustable volume
Helps ensure that decode feedback is clearly visible and audible to users, even in noisy environments
Use up to three scanners with a single cradle, reducing capital expenditures and maintenance costs
Bright 650 nm laser aiming dot
Delivers clearly visible line for more accurate scanning
Supports reduced space symbologies (RSS)
Ensures compatibility with emerging symbols to protect your hardware investment
Advanced data formatting
Eliminates costly modifications to the host software
Batch mode operation
Increases application design exibility to better meet your specific needs
Remote scanner management ready
Enables you to discover, provision and upgrade devices from a central remote location, reducing management time and costs
Symbol LS3578-FZ Specifications
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)
Weight (including LiON battery):
14.6 oz. (414 gm)
2200 mAh Lithium Ion Battery
Battery charge time:
Fully charged (100%) in 3 hours
Twilight Black and Yellow
650 nm visible laser diode
36 scans per second typical
Minimum element width:
5 mil (0.127 mm)
Nominal working distance:
See decode zone
25% minimum reflective difference
+/- 20 degrees from normal
+/- 65 degrees from normal
+/- 50 degrees from normal
UPC.EAN, UPC.EAN with Supplemental, UCC.EAN 128, JAN 8 & 13, Code 39, Code 39 Full ASCII, Code 39 Trioptic, Code 128, Code 128 Full ASCII, Codabar (NW7), Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, Code 93, MSI, Code 11, Code 32, Bookland EAN, IATA, UCC/EAN RSS and RSS variants
RS232, Keyboard Wedge, IBM 468X/469X, USB and Synapse
-4ï¿½ to 122ï¿½F (-20ï¿½ to 50ï¿½C)
-40ï¿½ to 140ï¿½F (-40ï¿½ to 60ï¿½C)
5% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing
Sealed to IP65 specifications
Unit functions normally after repeated 6.5-ft. (2-m) drops to concrete
# of Cradle Insertions:
Ambient light immunity:
Immune to direct exposure of normal office and factory lighting conditions, as well as direct exposure to sunlight.
Conforms to 20 kV air discharge and 8 kV of contact discharge
STB 3508 and FLB 3508
STB 3578 and FLB 3578
4.75 ï¿½ 14 VDC
4.75 ï¿½ 14 VDC
Typical current draw:
105 mA @5V 45 mA @9V
Fast rate charge
915 mA @5V 660 mA @9V
915 mA @5V 660 mA @9V
Slow rate charge
480 mA @5V 345 mA @9V
480 mA @5V 345 mA @9V
Bluetooth, Class 2, Version 1.2, Serial port and HID Profiles 2.402 to 2.480 GHz adaptive frequency hopping (co-existence with 802.11 wireless networks) Data rate: 720 kbps
Input transient protection:
FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES-003 Class B, European Union EMC Directive, Japan VCCI/MITI/Dentori
IEC825-1 Class 2
The Symbol LS3578-FZ is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 3 years (36 months) from date of shipment, provided that the product remains unmodified and is operated under normal and proper conditions. See full warranty for details.
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