The Symbol LS2208 handheld bar code scanner provides fast, reliable scanning in an ergonomic, lightweight form. The wide working range -from near-to 17 inches – makes this device for retail, hospital, education or government settings. Multiple on-board interfaces ensure integration with a variety of host systems. Durable, single-board construction. Meets stringent 5-ft drop tests. Scratch-resistant tempered glass exit window. Is designed for continuous use. Accurate first-time capture of 1D bar codes. Increased productivity, resulting in shorter check-out lines. Wide working range. Delivers optimal performance to 17 in (43 cm). Multiple on-board interfaces. Simplify installation and integration and ensures future compatibility. Plug-and-play, with universal cable. Means rapid deployment, with a single cable connecting to any computing environment. Intuitive design. Minimizes setup and training time. Ergonomic, lightweight design. Reduces user fatigue with sleek, balanced form for maximum comfort and productivity. Hands-free Intellistand. Enables presentation scanning and easy switching between hands-free and handheld modes. Advanced Data Formatting (ADF)Enables users to modify data prior to sending to host computer, reducing costly modifications to the host software. Scan pattern-Single line. Depth of field-From to 17 in./43 cm on 100% UPC./EAN symbols. Minimum resolution-20% minimum reflective difference. Decode capability-1D, See data sheet for full list of supported symbologies. Interfaces supported-IBM, Keyboard wedge, RS-232, Synapse, USB, Wand. Technology-Laser. Pitch2-2 +/-65 degrees. Roll (Tilt) 3-1 +/-30 degrees. Skew (Yaw)4- 3 +/-60 degrees .