Intermec Broadens Bar Code Reader Portfolio

New value-priced handheld linear imager designed for small- to medium-sized businesses

Everett, WA—Nov. 23, 2011—Intermec, Inc. unveiled its SG10T affordable handheld bar code reader designed for small- to medium-sized businesses. Providing superior performance in a stylish point and shoot form factor, the new SG10T imager uses solid-state imaging technology to read all common 1D bar codes with ease and is ideal for entry-level counter top reading needs.

Enabling businesses to achieve greater accuracy and efficiency in tracking the storage, movement, accounting and sales of inventory and assets, the SG10T is well-suited for a broad range of non-industrial environments, including retail point-of-sale, finance, medical, insurance, legal and government offices.  And for immediate return on investment, Intermec’s newest bar code imager is easy to use, right out of the box, providing intuitive point and shoot trigger ergonomics to eliminate the need for training. 

“The SG10T marks Intermec’s entry into the value priced general duty scanner market, adding to our growing portfolio of handheld scanners,” said David Downey, general manager of data capture, Intermec. “Regardless of size, businesses are looking for asset tracking solutions that can help them improve their company’s performance as well as their bottom line. The SG10T delivers the reliability and efficiency small and medium sized business need to remain competitive in their markets.”

As a simple plug-and-play scanner, the Intermec SG10T works out of the box and is available with either a USB or Key Board Wedge interface. The SG10T is also compatible with Intermec’s exclusive EasySet PC programming tool—in a few clicks, the Windows-based utility will produce the programming bar codes necessary for custom applications.

“There continues to be significant demand for low-cost, high-performance handheld linear imagers globally, particularly in the Small- and Medium-sized business segment”, said Richa Gupta, Barcode Analyst, VDC Research Group. “Intermec’s SG10T has been designed to meet this demand while also expanding their portfolio to better support their customers across a diversity of application environments.”

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