The rugged DataMan 8000 Series of readers offers the industry’s most advanced technology for reading 1D and 2D codes regardless of size, quality, printing method or surface, and is the only handheld industrial ID reader that offers Industrial Ethernet communication and liquid lens technology.

The DataMan 8000 Series also features patented IDMax code reading software technology for optimum read rates.


  • Superior DPM reading performance for 2D codes and the reading of most major 1D symbologies
  • Integrated liquid lens technology for maximum application flexibility and depth of field
  • Modular communications support for RS-232/USB and Industrial Ethernet
  • Rugged ergonomic design for the demanding factory floor environment
  • The 8500 model features Cognex UltraLight® illumination (bright field, dark field and diffuse lighting) for all material types and surfaces
  • DataMan Setup Tool software for easy initial set up and application evaluation

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