The PDT8142 Series bridges the gap between pure pen-based and key-based mobile data collection solutions. The first Pocket PC device available with multiple keyboard options, the PDT8142 is a versatile, large-screen handheld that delivers the functionality of Pocket PC with the convenience of tactile, key-based data entry. Designed to meet mobile data management demands in an array of markets, the PDT8142 offers features and options to suit diverse applications and business needs. For instance, multiple keyboard options are available for maximum data entry efficiency in different environments. Route accounting professionals may prefer the 28 key numeric keyboard, whereas retail customers may opt for either a 37- or 47 key alphanumeric keyboard. All units ship with one product reference guide.
The PDT8142 from Symbol Technologies is a compact, ergonomic Pocket PC mobile computing device with integrated wireless communications and bar code data capture. Created to meet the needs of mobile workers, the PDT8142 is rugged enough for use anywhere along the supply chain, and provides the speed, power and functionality needed to effectively manage data at the point of activity.
Features and Functionality
The PDT8142 features the Intel® XScale processor and the Microsoft® Pocket PC operating system. This combination, plus the custom Symbol ASIC, enables the PDT8142 to deliver the high performance, low power consumption and fast throughput business applications demand. Flexible memory options, a crisp, color VGA display—the largest available in this product class — and a host of enhanced multimedia capabilities provide the capacity for advanced mobile solutions and application flexibility.
The PDT8142 offers Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN), Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN) specifically GPRS and dual-mode GPRS/WLAN options, or Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) communication options, enabling the delivery of information when and where it's needed—whether it's checking on an order while at a customer site or downloading route data prior to driver departure. And, with its integrated bar code scanner, touch-screen and 23-key keypad, the PDT8142 facilitates convenient data management for any job, which translates into increased accuracy and enhanced productivity.
Durable and Dependable
Designed to exceed real-life use and abuse, the PDT8142 is one of the most rugged handheld computing devices available. It is shock tested and built to survive multiple 5 ft./1.5 m drops to concrete, and sealed against dust and moisture to industry standard IP54. The world-class durability and operational dependability of the PDT8142 reduces down time and helps ensure maximum return on investment.
Reliability, functionality and flexibility make the PDT8142 the device of choice for mobile businesses in a variety of industries. It is ideal for route accounting and supply chain applications and has quickly become a top mobile solution in retail, government and logistics. An extensive line of accessories and peripherals enables a complete solution for a broad range of application needs.
To learn how the PDT8142 can work for you, or to find out more about Symbol's products and services, contact us at any of the locations listed on the back panel, or visit www.symbol.com/mobile.
Durable enough to operate in harsh environments and tolerate the rigors of everyday use
WLAN, WWAN, or WPAN communication
Efficient information exchange for maximum productivity
WWAN: GPRS and dual-mode GPRS/WLAN support
Anytime, anywhere wireless connectivity beyond the enterprise
Integrated Symbol scan engine
High-performance data capture minimizes input error
Intel® XScale PXA250 processor @ 400 MHz
Premium performance and functionality including support for video and audio
Microsoft® Pocket PC 2002
Familiar, flexible platform for users and developers; upgradeable for investment protection
128 MB RAM/64 MB ROM
Ample storage capacity for data and applications
3.9 in./99mm, 1/4 VGA color display
Large, bright, easy to read display for indoor and outdoor use
User-accessible CompactFlash card slot
Expand memory or functionality
IrDA and RS-232 ports
Enables data transfer to peripherals such as printers
"Plug and play" connectivity with USB V1.1
PDT8142 Series Specification Highlights
PDT8142 Physical Characteristics:
Overall: 7.25 in. L x 3.6 in. W x 1.75 in. D 184 mm L x 91.4 mm W x 44.5 mm D
3.53 in. W x 1.35 in. D 89.7 mm W x 34.3 mm D
Weight (including battery):
17.5 oz /496 g (batch version) 20.8 oz /589 g (WLAN version) 23 oz/652 g (WWAN version)