The Datalogic Catcher D531 guarantees outstanding reading performance in distribution and retail applications thanks to its state-of-the-art optics and electronics. The omnidirectional reading pattern of 20 lines and 1,500 scans per second assure the highest "First Pass" decoding rate, an important feature in applications that require immediate and intuitive reading. The Catcher D531 has architecture that offers unique functions to the market. The advanced technology used for decoding increases the reading performance by making it easy to read damaged or poorly printed codes. The Data Editing and Data Formatting modes allow the code to be completely formatted before the information is sent to the host. In addition, thanks to the flash memory, the reader can be updated on the field, providing it with new functions and allowing it to read new symbologies.