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Symbol PPT 8860 Handheld Computers - BlueTooth

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The most rugged and advanced Bluetooth member of the PPT family

The PPT 8800 with Windows Mobile 2003 software for Pocket PCs from Symbol Technologies delivers real-time information right into the hands of your mobile workforce with superior data collection, wireless communications and processing power plus the new Microsoft operating system.----Its consumer-grade PDA styling, compact size and versatility makes the PPT 8800 with Windows Mobile 2003 software for Pocket PCs the ideal mobile computer for a variety of applications from field sales, service and delivery to public safety and more.
PPT 8860 Options
Symbol PPT 8860 (PPT8860-T2BY1D00)
PPT 8860, Wireless Enterprise PDA (Bluetooth, SE800 HP, Windows CE 4.1, 32MB RAM, 32MB ROM and 15 key Keypad)
Symbol PPT 8860 (PPT8860-R3BZ1TP)
PPT 8860, Wireless Enterprise PDA (Bluetooth, SE 800 HP Proton scan engine with linear RSS Support, Windows Mobile 2003 for Pocket PC, 320 x 240, 3.5in, 1/4 VGA Color, 64MB/64MB, 15 key Alpha Function Numeric Keypad and Battery Kit)
Symbol PPT 8860 (PPT8860-R3BZ1000)
PPT 8860, Wireless Enterprise PDA (Bluetooth, SE 800 HP Proton scan engine with linear RSS Support, Windows Mobile 2003 for Pocket PC, 320 x 240, 3.5in, 1-4 VGA Color, 64MB RAM, 64MB ROM and 15 key Alpha Function Numeric Keypad)
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Symbol PPT 8860 Details

Enterprise PDA

Small, Rugged and Packed with Power

The PPT 8860 from Symbol Technologies combines superior data capture capability and wireless communications in a rugged handheld computer that is the smallest and lightest device in its class.

The PPT 8860 puts powerful real-time information right in the pocket of the mobile worker and is available with software, peripherals, accessories and services that add compelling value to the operations of companies and enterprises worldwide.

PPT 8860: Product of the Year

The PPT 8860 is ideal for use in many environments where up-to-date information is needed at the point of activity, including but not limited to:
  • Retail
  • Field Service
  • Public Safety
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality

Mission-Critical Applications

Designed for mobile workers and managers within the enterprise who require a rugged, high-performance, handheld computer far more durable and reliable than typical consumer devices, the PPT 8860 is powerful enough to execute mission-critical applications, yet small and light enough to be carried in a pocket or on the hip.

The enterprise-friendly PPT 8860 comes packed with features that make it easy for global organizations to manage broad systems deployments.

PPT 8860 Features Benefits

Small and lightweight

Fits in your pocket or on your hip

Large and vibrant color

Easy to see in many environments display

Extremely rugged

Endures extreme temperatures and multiple drops to concrete

Sealed to IP54 standards

Protects against water and dust to ensure reliable performance in rough conditions

Laser barcode scanning

Accurate information capture every time

Wireless networking based on the standard IEEE 802.11b (WLAN) or BluetoothTM (WPAN)

Enables real-time communications and decision making; secure mobile transactions and investment protection

Microsoft® Windows® CE 4.1 (CE .NET) embedded operating system

Easy application development, worldwide support and a large global developer base

Intel® XScaleTM architecture

High-speed CPU performance for robust enterprise applications

Rechargeable/replaceable lithium-ion battery

Maximum usage between charges helps to make your mobile workers more efficient

Multi-language support

Deployable across the global enterprise

Multiple keypad options

Flexible functionality and keypad layout that is perfectly suited for targeted applications

Supports AirBEAM®

Wireless device management specifically for enterprises

PPT 8860 Specification Highlights

PPT 8860 Physical Characteristics:


1.3 in. H x 3.1 in. W x 5.7 in. L 33 mm H x 80 mm W x 146 mm L

Weight (including battery):

10.5 oz/ 300 g


Transflective color TFT-LCD, 65K colors, 240 (W) x 320 (L) (QVGA size)

Touch Panel:

Glass analog resistive touch


LED backlight

Main Battery:

Rechargeable Lithium Ion 1700 mAh (3.7V)

Backup Battery:

Ni-MH battery (rechargeable), 15mAh (2.4V) 2 cells

Performance Characteristics


Intel® XscaleTM PXA250

Operating Platform:

Microsoft® Windows® CE 4.1 (CE .NET)




RS-232, max. 115.2 kbps min. 1200bps


IrDA, 1.2 standard SIR, max. 115.2 kbps, max. standard RS-232 interface

CF Card Slot:

Type II

Cards Supported:

802.11b Spectrum24® card; BluetoothTM CF card; Type II Flash Memory card


Speaker, microphone

Keypad Options:

Standard version and 15-key with power button version

1D Decode Capability:

UPC/EAN/JAN, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, Codabar (NW-7), UCC/EAN-128

LED Display:

Upper front center (amber and green)

Scan Triggers:

Left and right trigger buttons

User Environment

Operating Temperature:

14° to 122° F/-10° to +50° C

Storage Temperature:

-13° to 158° F /-25° to 70° C

Environmental Sealing:

IP54 Category II


5% to 90% relative humidity (noncondensing)

Drop Specification:

4 ft./1.2 m drop to concrete

Ambient Light:

Indoor: 450 ft.-candles (4,842 LUX) Outdoor: 8,000 ft.-candles (86,112 LUX)

Electrostatic Discharge (ESD):

+/-15 kVDC (air); +/- 8 kVDC (contact)

Wireless Data Communications

Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN):

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 US; 100 mW international

Spreading Technique:

Direct Sequence



Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN):

Optional BluetoothTM Compact FlashTM card version

PPT 8860 Peripherals and Accessories


Single-slot serial charging cradle; four-slot Ethernet; four-slot serial cradle

Communication and Charging Cables:

Synchronization cable; Charging cable; Daisy chain cable; worldwide power supplies and cables

4-Slot Universal Battery Charger (UBC):

Simultaneous charge of 1-4 batteries; requires adapters for PPT 8860 batteries

Other Accessories:

Holster with easy release clip; holster with Velcro belt clasp and belt; slim carrying case; hand strap; neck strap, 3400 mAh larger capacity battery

PPT 8860 Regulatory

Electrical Safety:

Certified to UL1950, CSA C22.2 No. 950, EN60950/IEC950


FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES-003 Class B, European Union EMC Directive, Australian SMA

Laser Safety:

CDRH Class II, IEC Class 2

Hazardous Locations:

Certified to UL 913 and CAN/CSA C22.2 no. 157 for use in Class I, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D

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