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Motorola Symbol DS4308HC Scanner

Barcode scanning at patient bedside is crucial in preventing medication and specimen mixups - two of the potentially deadliest errors in a hospital. but scanning barcodes in a hospital can be a challenge. There are many types of barcodes including traditional paper-based, those displayed on an electronic screen, codes printed on curved surfaces, high density codes printed on very small items and barcodes in all types of conditions - from smudged to scratched and poorly printed. Now, you can give your health care workers the ability to scan them all with the Ds4308-HC. This feature-rich next generation 2D imager resets the bar for scanning performance, scanning range, versatility and ease-of-use. The result? The priceless peace of mind that the right patient received the right medication and the right test results, every time. The DS4308-HC - the ideal companion for laptops on workstation-on-wheels (WoWs) and other types of carts in your hospital.
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Symbol DS4308HC Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
DS4308-HC0000BZZWW Symbol DS4308-HC, SCANNER ONLY, 2D Imager, Health care. Cables sold separately. Ships Free Today $250.56
DS4308-HCBU2100AZW Symbol DS4308-HC, DS4308-HC USB KIT with CBA-U21 -S07ZAR Shielded USB Cable Ships Free Today $270.00

Motorola Symbol DS4308HC Details

Performance Characteristics


Skew (Yaw)1 
± 60° or greater

Roll (Tilt) 2 
0 - 360°

± 65° or greater

Print contrast
20% minimum reflective difference

Interfaces supported
Keyboard wedge, RS-232, USB, SSI, RS485 (IBM46xx)

Decode capability
See data sheet for full list of supported symbologies, 1-D/2-D

Physical Characteristics

5.71 oz. / 162 g (w/o cable)


6.48 in. H x 3.86 in. L x 2.64 in. W 16.5 cm H x 9.8 cm L x 6.7 cm W)


Regulatory Specifications

FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES 003 Class B, EN 55024, EN 55022 Class B, Medical Electrical Equipment: EN60601-1-2

Compliant with RoHS directive 2011/65/EU

Electrical Safety
EN 60950-1, CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1 2nd ed., UL60950-1 2nd ed, IEC60950-1 2nd ed

User Environment

Ambient lighting tolerance
Immune to normal indoor lighting up to 1600 Lux; immune to sunlight up to 86, 000 Lux

Storage temperature
-40° F to 158° F/-40° C to 70° C

Operating temperature
32° F to 122° F/0° C to 50° C

5% to 95%, non-condensing

Drop specifications
Withstands multiple 6 ft./1.83 m drops to concrete