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Adesso NuScan 5000 2D CCD Handheld Barcode Scanner Review


A versatile, powerful handheld scanner, the Adesso NuScan 5000 interprets and inputs data from 2D barcodes, including QR codes and PDF417, DataMatrix, and Aztec Code, among others. With the ability to scan 1D and 2D barcodes at a rate of 60 images per second without sacrificing accuracy or reliability, the Adesso NuScan 5000 is an ideal solution for businesses requiring fast-paced, continuous scanning to streamline business processes. Adesso NuScan handheld scanner review
Applications and Typical Uses 
Both lightweight and rugged, the Adesso NuScan 5000 is suitable for a variety of applications, including busy industrial settings. Other common applications and uses for the Adesso NuScan 5000 include warehouse settings, library, marketing, retail, and medical applications, in addition to practically any general-use asset tracking needs.
Scanning Capabilities
A built-in CCD light source and 752 x 480 CMOS sensor enable the Adesso NuScan 5000 to perform rapid, continuous scanning, with a rate of up to 60 images per second. This lightweight, yet powerful handheld scanner is capable of both reading and inputting 12 different 1D symbologies and multiple 2D symbologies, with the ability to scan multiple types of barcodes simultaneously.
Operating Systems and Software
The Adesso NuScan 5000 is simple to use. Users simply plug the device into a compatible computer, and the software installs automatically. This handheld scanner uses a USB interface to connect and is compatible with computers running Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000 or Mac OS X operating systems.
With an ergonomic design for ease of use and rapid, continuous scanning capabilities, businesses benefit from increased productivity and efficiency with the Adesso NuScan 5000. In addition to its powerful functionality, the NuScan 5000 is a durable handheld scanner able to perform in industrial settings requiring rugged scanning devices. Review of the Adesso NuScan 5000 2D CCD Barcode Scanner
It operates in temperatures between 23 and 113 degrees Fahrenheit, and functions in humidity up to 95 degrees without condensation. The Adesso NuScan 5000 can withstand repeated drops to concrete from a height of five feet without damage, so the occasional accidental drop won’t require you to replace your scanning devices.
Additional Features and Functionality
The Adesso NuScan is incredibly lightweight at under four ounces, so it won’t contribute to fatigue or pain that can impact productivity for continuous and repetitive scanning tasks. And at 3.5 inches wide, 2.4 inches deep, and 6.3 inches tall, it’s also a compact device that’s comfortable to hold.
This handheld scanner is capable of reading at angles up to 36 degrees, and features a 622 ~ 628 nm Visible red LED provides excellent visibility for users, speeding up the scanning process by easily identifying the precise area the scanner is focused on for rapid positioning.
Key Features: Adesso NuScan scanner review, features and benefits

  • 1 year warranty
  • 2D scanning capabilities
  • Scan rate up to 60 scans per second
  • 622-628nm visible red LED
  • CCD and CMOS sensors
  • USB interface
  • Simply plug in for automatic software installation
  • Compatible with both Windows and Mac operating systems

Scanning Capabilities:
1D Supported Symbologies: Codabar, Code 11, Code 128, Code 39, Code 93, EAN-13, EAN-8, Industrial 2 of 5, Interleaved 2 of 5, ISBN, MSI/ Plessy, UPC-A, UPC-E
2D Supported Symbologies: Aztec Code, PDF417, DataMatrix, QR Code
Built-In Software: Simply plug the device into a compatible computer, and the built-in software installs automatically.
Software Compatibility:
Compatible with computers using the following operating systems:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 2000
  • Mac OS X

Optional Accessories: NuScan 5HB barcode scanner holder (hands-free stand)
Cost: *Est. $200 – $220
See more here: http://www.adesso.com/products/product-detail-150.html

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