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Symbol MC 17T Hand Held Computer

Symbol MC 17 A newer version of this item is available.
It is replaced by the Symbol MC 17.
MC 17T Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
MC17T-DEVKIT MC 17T, Developer Kit, Includes Windows CE 5.0, Touch Screen, 802.11a/B/G, 64/64 RAM/ROM, 1GB SD Memory, 520 MHz, 2400mah Battery, Cradle, Power supply, Power cord, USB, Developer and Power Cables, Cradle Key See Replacement Call for Details
MC17T-00 MC 17T, 802.11a/B/G, 64/64 Touch Screen, Windows CE 5.0 Professional See Replacement Call for Details

Symbol MC 17T Details


Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 a/b/g

USB 1.1 client for Microsoft Activesync

Processor (CPU)

MC17A - High performance Intel PXA270; 32 bit; 312 MHz; MC17T - Intel PXA270; 32 bit; 520 MHz

Light source


64 MB RAM; 64 MB Flash ROM (MC17T only - 1GB SD Storage)

Scan rate

100 scans/sec

Operating system (OS)

Microsoft Windows CE 5.0 Professional Version

Physical Characteristics

9.52 oz (270 g)
Display type
Color 2.8 inch 320 x 240 QVGA (MC17A:non-touch screen & MC17T:touch screen)
6 fully programmable keys
Dimensions (HxWxD)
2.3 x 8.11 x 3.2 in. (5.9 x 20.6 x 8.1 cm) H x W x D


Rechargeable 2400 mAh Li-ION battery pack
Larger capacity battery (LCB)
Provides up to eight hours of continuous operation

Regulatory Specifications

RoHS Directive 2002/95/EEC

User Environment

Ambient lighting tolerance1 
Tolerant to typical artificial indoor and natural outdoor (direct sunlight) lighting conditions. Fluorescent, Incandescent, Mercury Vapor, Sodium Vapor, LED : 450 Ft Candles (4, 844 Lux) Sunlight: 8000 Ft Candles (86, 111 Lux)


90% relative humidity at 50°C, noncondensing

Storage temperature

4° to 140°F (-20° to 60°C)

Drop specification

Multiple 4 ft. (1.2 m) drops to tile over concrete

Operating temperature

32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)

The Symbol MC 17T is also known as the Symbol Technologies MC 17T .