Barcode Scanners

Creating a quality barcode is critical to your process efficiency – reading that barcode is even more so. Fairfield supply a wide range of barcode scanners from leading specialists such as Code, Datalogic and Zebra with options whatever your operating environment, from a bench-top in a laboratory, through to retail environments, right up to the toughest operating environments, such as warehousing or outdoor construction supplies yards – often with the scanner getting wet, or dropped. Corded or cordless models are available, a selection of which is shown below.

A person in a warehouse scanning pallets of goods with a handheld barcode scanner

CODE Barcode Readers

Code 2700

CODE 2700 Series Reader

The CR2700 is Code’s fourth-generation Bluetooth 5 barcode scanner, combining nearly twenty years of market experience with new features to improve the workflow in any setting from medical to retail environments. Available in both Light and Dark Grey, we have taken our unparalleled scanning performance and stepped it up a notch, tackling even more damaged and poorly printed barcodes to keep your business moving. Additionally, the CR2700 is now available in a FIPS 140-2 Certification option. This government validation of robust data encryption is yet another reason why the CR2700 is a market leader.


CODE 1500 Series Reader

The Code Reader™ 1500 (CR1500) is a compact, rugged, tethered barcode reader that features a high-performance scan engine, patented dual-field optical platform, and intuitive targeting that makes reading 1D, 2D, and postal barcodes extremely fast and reliable. Initially built for healthcare and industrial environments, this reader is ready to thrive in other environments just as demanding like retail.


CODE 6000 Series Reader

The Code Reader™ 6000 (CR6000) is an industrial-grade, direct part mark (DPM) imager designed to read barcodes of every sort. The CR6000 effortlessly reads laser-etched, embossed, dot peen, postal, low-contrast, dense, or tiny barcodes (down to 2 mils). Designed with multiple illumination fields, the CR6000 intuitively selects the field that is most efficient at reading each barcode type. This auto-selection results in quick and accurate data collection from barcodes on hard-to-read surfaces, damaged or smudged barcodes, and barcodes partially obscured by debris. With its bulletproof scanning, the CR6000 is ideal for component tracking on assembly lines and other manufacturing applications.


CODE 950 Series Reader

The Code Reader™ 950 (CR950) is an aggressive barcode reader that rapidly decodes 1D and 2D barcodes. Its lightweight, ergonomic design makes it comfortable to use over long shifts, and unmatched durability makes it an investment that will last. This easy-to-use, durable barcode reader outperforms single-line laser scanners and linear imagers with full omnidirectional barcode reading. Combined with its programming versatility, the CR950 quickly and reliably transmits barcoded data to any enterprise software solution. The CR950 thrives in fast-paced environments, and seamlessly transitions from in-stand to out-of-stand reading. For increased efficiency, users can select hands-free motion detection reading mode if purchased with the optional stand.

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ZEBRA Barcode Readers

How do you define a scanner’s performance? By its scanning abilities—the ability to scan damaged barcodes or withstand harsh environments. Problems you don’t anticipate until they happen. So why not get the most?
Zebra anticipates every challenge so you can scan anything, anywhere, no matter what. Powered by our proprietary DataCapture DNA, everything arrives prepared for duty—ready to deploy, easy to manage and made to scale.
Scan with abilities developed and refined with over 50 years of field-proven innovation—with options at every purpose and price point. You’re safeguarded by a Zebra mindset that anticipates and triumphs over every challenge. No more issues. Just consistent scans.

Zebra General-purpose Hand-held Scanners

Zebra ds2200

Zebra DS2200 Hand-held Scanner Series

The affordable DS2200 Series adds the benefits of 2D imaging at an outstanding value to businesses with minimal investment. Get first time, every time scanning on every 1D and 2D barcodes, so you don’t have to compromise performance for price.


Zebra DS4600 Hand-held Scanner Series

Feature-rich and versatile, the DS4600 Series offers multiple configurations to provide the versatility and scanning performance to keep checkout lanes, manufacturing lines and warehouses running smoothly.

Zebra DS8100

Zebra DS8100 Hand-held Scanner Series

Keep lines moving in the busiest environments with this best-in-class series. Rise above conventional imagers to deliver unprecedented scanning performance that instantly captures even the most problematic barcodes.

Zebra Healthcare General-purpose Hand-held Scanners

In a fast-moving healthcare environment, first-time reads of 1D and 2D barcodes is essential to prevent medical errors, maximise patient safety and increase productivity by automating many administrative tasks. Add to this ‘disinfectant-ready’ housings for 24/7 use and you have a solution whatever your requirements.

Zebra DS2200

Zebra DS2200HC Hand-held Scanner Series

The DS2200HC Series provides affordable dependable scanning required to maximise patient safety and staff productivity.

Zebra DS4600 HC

Zebra DS4600HC Hand-held Scanner Series

The DS4600HC Series provides versatile 1D and 2D scanning across the whole Healthcare operation, offering fast and accurate reads.

Zebra DS8100HC

Zebra DS8100HC Hand-held Scanner Series

Offering unparalleled performance, the DS8100HC Series delivers constant and consistent scanning of even the most problematic barcodes.


Zebra CS60HC Companion 1D/2D Scanner

The CS60HC Companion 1D/2D Scanner easily converts between corded and cordless, hands-free and hand-held operation providing ultimate versatility, depending upon your required form factor.

Zebra Scanners for Specialist Applications

Zebra 3600 Ultra Rugged

Zebra DS3600 Series Ultra-rugged Scanner

The Specialist range of bar code scanners from Zebra include the versatile and ultra-rugged DS3600 Series. This range has been designed for use in the toughest of environments in terms of dust, temperature, weather and rough handling. Corded and cordless versions are available.
In addition, the DS3600 Series includes a DPM-readable (Direct Part Mark) option which can read very fine 3D barcodes, such as 3.6mm 2D codes on surgical instruments within the Healthcare sector.

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DATALOGIC Barcode Readers

Handheld scanner solutions are specifically designed for automatic data capture applications and process automation throughout the customers’ entire value chain in the retail, manufacturing, transportation & logistics and healthcare industries. Handheld scanners offer outstanding performance and reliability through the different scanning options: laser, linear or area-imaging technologies. The standard, rugged, or antimicrobial enclosure allow their use in any environment, and their ergonomic design make these scanners easy to use also for long period.
The wide range of Datalogic general purpose handheld readers offer an assortment of choices for most of data collection activities. Product sets propose corded and cordless options together with best-in-class reading technologies, ready to solve current and future needs and applications.

Datalogic Quickscan 2100

Datalogic QuickScan 2100 Series Reader

The QuickScan 2100 family corded versions include the QD2100 and the QW2100 linear imagers, while the 2100 cordless scanners are comprised of the QBT2100 / QM2100 linear imagers. These imagers are small, lightweight, and ergonomically designed for comfort during daily operations. They offer a snappy reading performance on most 1D barcodes and they feature a wide scanning angle with an extended scanning line which is perfect for capturing longer and wider barcodes typically found on utility bills and used by manufacturers of electronic parts. Additionally, the scanning line is thinner and brighter, allowing users to scan at wide angles without having to increase the scanning distance.


Datalogic QuickScan 2400 Series Reader

The new QuickScan 2500 imager from Datalogic is an entry level 2D corded hand-held scanner that punches well above its weight when it comes to performance. It is the robust and reliable companion in the retail sector for your POS Check-out, built for many years of continued service. It effortlessly reads a full range of barcodes, be they damaged, hard to read, or poorly printed. In addition, with today’s Covid safeguards in place, the QuickScan 2500 imager is optimized to seamlessly read through plexiglass barriers. All of these must-have benefits are available at an incredibly affordable price, making the QuickScan 2500 imager the latest and most desirable addition to the Datalogic family of renowned hand-held barcode scanners.


Datalogic GRYPHON 4200 Series Reader

The Gryphon™ series of handheld readers already have a solid and respectable reputation throughout retail, commercial services, light manufacturing and healthcare. The new Gryphon 4200 linear imager has just moved the bar even higher. This series represents the premium range of 1D handheld scanners from Datalogic for use in multiple applications. It has been equipped with many future-proof upgrades to keep your operation ahead of the game. Additionally, the reader housing can withstand the harshest of chemical cleaning agents making daily cleaning easier and safer for the operator. The scanner will be operable from shift to shift and effortlessly read hard to read, poor quality, and damaged codes. You can even scan barcodes directly from mobile device screens or through tough plexiglass panels.


Datalogic GRYPHON 4500 Series Reader

The Gryphon 4500 imager is an extremely powerful and beautifully designed handheld scanner that perfectly fits your grip. Its balanced, ergonomic shape reduces operator fatigue ensuring he/she continues to use it throughout the day effortlessly. Housed in the body is a rich feature set and high-performance megapixel sensor for outstanding reading results. Even during operation, the distinctive warm white illumination and use of Motionix motion sensing technology make this a very intuitive and easy to use scanner. What’s more is that the scanner is available in both wired and wireless versions. The wireless version offers battery inductive charging without the need for physical contacts. An easier to use, lower maintenance version of an already highly desirable scanner. Used in retail, healthcare, manufacturing and in commercial services.


Datalogic POWERSCAN 9100/9300 Series Reader

The PowerScan 9100 linear imagers have an ergonomic shape with well-balanced weight providing optimal operator comfort during scan-intensive operations. The green scanning line has been proven to be the most comfortable color solution for the operator’s eyes during daily operations.
The 9100 imagers also feature Datalogic’s exclusive 3 Green Lights (3GL™) for superior good-read feedback. The ‘Green Spot’ technology directly on the code and dual Good Read LEDs on the top of the cap increase visibility at any angle. All models have multi-interface capabilities featuring the most popular interfaces: RS-232, Keyboard Wedge and USB.
The PowerScan 9100 imager’s mechanics have been developed and tested to withstand extreme environmental conditions, maintaining consistent reading standards without sacrificing performance or reliability. Its ergonomic enclosure is lightweight and well-balanced to ensure optimal operator comfort during scan-intensive operations.


Datalogic POWERSCAN 9500 Series Reader

The range-topping PowerScan 9500 series of corded and cordless hand-held scanners from Datalogic are designed and built for the most demanding applications and environments. These feature-rich 1D and 2D imagers offer rugged build quality for use in Manufacturing, Transportation & Logistics, Retail and Healthcare.
Outstanding robustness and excellent reading performance are the key reasons for the long-standing success of the PowerScan 9500 model variants, providing speed and reliability when managing goods and tracking parts or materials. The omnidirectional and long-range scanning capabilities let you read all types of codes from any angle, with perfect good-read feedback every time. The PowerScan DPM models include the latest optics and software from Datalogic, to make the reading of codes with DPM easier and more intuitive. There are enough connectivity and networking options to suit all your needs. Your job is simple: aim, trigger, decode.

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