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Socket CHS 7Xi Scanner

The Socket CHS 7Xi takes 2D barcode scanning to another level delivering superior high-density scanning performance and long-range Bluetooth all in a pocket-sized, ergonomic, and extra durable enclosure. The Bluetooth feature on the CHS 7Xi is secure and allows for long-range connections that go up to 330 ft./100m. This device also comes equipped with an omnidirectional imager which reads 2D & 1D barcodes in any direction and can also scan barcodes being displayed on LCD screens. The CHS 7Xi also supports multiple platforms like Apple iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows.

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CHS 7Xi Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
CX2864-1336 CHS 7Xi, 2D Imager, Rugged Housing, Cordless - Bluetooth, Vibrate. Color: Gray. Works with Apple iOS (iPad, iPhone, iPod) and Android. Includes AC adapter. Does not include charging/communications cradle (Part# AC4055-1382). Ships Today $484.14
SOC2864-2556 CHS 7Xi, 2D Imager, Rugged Housing, Cordless - Bluetooth, Vibrate. Color: Gray. Works with Apple iOS (iPad, iPhone, iPod) and Android. Includes AC adapter. Does not include optional charging/communications cradle (Part# AC4055-1382). Ships Today $484.14

Socket CHS 7Xi Details

Minimize manual data entry with the Socket CHS 7Xi, a high-performance 2D and 1D barcode scanner certified by Apple for the iPad, iPad mini, iPhone and iPod touch. Small, lightweight and comfortable to hold, the CHS 7Xi connects wirelessly to the latest smartphones and tablets and can scan barcodes printed on labels or displayed on device screens. Durable and easy to connect, it's ideal for asset tracking, field service or other mobile scanning applications requiring 2D barcode support. A white antimicrobial version, the CHS 7XiRx, provides extra protection for healthcare, foodservice or other hygiene-sensitive environments. Available in 2 models:
  • Gray 7Xi SKU: CX2864-1336
  • Antimicrobial white 7XiRx SKU: CX2866-1338
  • Easily connect to a wide range of Bluetooth enabled smartphones, tablets, notebook or desktop computers
  • Small and lightweight: 40% lighter than the iPhone 5
  • Certified by Apple for iOS devices
  • Also compatible with Android, BlackBerry, Windows
  • Long 10-hour battery life lasts a full work shift
  • Easy to connect - Just scan an on-screen barcode to quickly pair devices*
  • Ergonomic - Fits perfectly in the hand for comfortable use over extended periods
  • Durable - Withstands 6.6 ft (2m) drops to concrete, with rubber bumper and rubber sealings for extra protection.
  • Wearable - Includes lanyard / belt clip for convenient access wherever you go
  • Enjoy wireless freedom with long-range Bluetooth connection of 330 ft (100m)
  • High-performance scanner reads 2D & 1D barcodes printed on labels or displayed on device screens
  • Easy to use - scans barcodes in any direction
  • Quickly open/close Apple iOS on-screen keyboard by pressing a button
  • No software installation required - use Bluetooth HID mode to connect like a wireless keyboard
  • Advanced functionality and scanner configuration supported in Bluetooth SPP mode with SocketScan 10 keyboard wedge software (included)
  • Warranty: 1 year for CHS, 90 days for Accessories
Complete the Solution
  • Charging cradle - Store and charge your scanner (Black - SKU# AC4055-1382, White - SKU# AC4056-1383)
  • SocketCare extended warranty - Get priority service and support with optional comprehensive coverage
  • Compatible apps - See a select listing of apps on Apple App Store with embedded support for the CHS
  • Software Development Kit (SDK) for Apple, Android, BlackBerry, Windows available to members of Socket Mobile Developer Program
The Socket CHS 7Xi is also known as the Socket CHS 7Xi .