Barcode readers using different advanced technologies are being used these days. Symbol barcode scanner, Wasp barcode scanner, and SATO barcode scanner are some of the products which involve different technologies. Bluetooth barcode scanning devices are among one of the newest technologies in the market these days. The function and appearance of these scanners is similar to that of other normal cordless barcode scanners. The only difference is in the transmission of information. Radio communication technology is used by these devices.
Wireless coverage and lower cost per barcode scanner can be possible by use of wireless barcode scanners with bluetooth technology. These scanners are portable and light, which allow the movement of operator from place to place. A bluetooth protocol helps in connecting the scanner to the bluetooth enabled receiver where an ASCII text is sent. However, it is to be ensured that the scanner has a driver enables the communication of the host device.
Bluetooth barcode scanners are provided by many manufacturers. Symbol scanners are one of the types of scanners enhancing bluetooth technology.