Product News: Automatic ID

Wireless UHF RFID Terminal scans tags up to 16 ft away.

Press Release Summary:

Aug 04, 2016 - Featuring lightweight, drop-resistant design with comfortable pistol-grip handle, Model BHT-1281 provides ultra-high-speed scanning of RFID tags, simultaneous scanning of multiple tags, scanning in 360°, and scanning of tags facing in different directions. One-watt antenna allows unit to scan standard RFID tags at distance of 16 ft or more, optimizing efficiency when scanning products on high shelves. Communications capabilities include wireless LAN and Bluetooth.

Original Press Release

DENSO Introduces New High-Speed Hand-Held Wireless UHF RFID Terminal

Press release date: Aug 03, 2016

LONG BEACH, Calif., -- DENSO ADC, the Americas sales arm of DENSO Wave Incorporated, inventor of the QR Code®, announced a new BHT-1281 hand-held wireless UHF RFID terminal.

The lightweight yet rugged, drop-resistant device features ultra high-speed scanning of RFID tags, simultaneous scanning of multiple tags, scanning in 360 degrees, and scanning of tags facing in different directions. When compared to scanning barcodes, working time is reduced by up to ninety percent or more.

A high-power, one-watt antenna allows the BHT-1281 to scan standard RFID tags at a best-in-class distance of 16 feet or more, significantly improving efficiency when scanning products on high shelves.

"Our BHT-1281 RFID terminal offers outstanding performance in a cost-effective package," said David Keller, sales manager, DENSO ADC. "It's another way we're increasing our customers' productivity while providing them with highest value and lowest cost of ownership."

A comfortable pistol-grip handle makes the BHT-1281 easy to use for long work sessions. Dual extended-range batteries enable continuous scanning for eight hours or more.

Communications capabilities include wireless LAN and Bluetooth. An optional device cradle enables wired connection to a PC via Ethernet, USB or RS-232C.

For more information, visit www.denso-adc.com/products/rfid.

DENSO Corporation, headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a leading global automotive supplier of advanced technology, systems and components in the areas of thermal, powertrain control, electronics, information and safety. Its customers include all the world's major carmakers. Worldwide, the company has more than 200 subsidiaries and affiliates in 38 countries and regions and employs more than 150,000 people. Consolidated global sales for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016, totaled US$40.2 billion. Last fiscal year, DENSO spent 8.8 percent of its global consolidated sales on research and development. DENSO common stock is traded on the Tokyo and Nagoya stock exchanges.

In North America, DENSO employs more than 22,000 people at 30 consolidated companies and affiliates. Of these, 25 are manufacturing facilities located in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. In the U.S. alone, DENSO employs more than 14,000 people. DENSO's North American consolidated sales totaled US$9.9 billion for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016.

QR Code® is a trademark of DENSO Wave, Incorporated.

CONTACT: Eddie Stevenson, CIS Marketing Manager, Tel: (310) 952-7955, Email: eddie_stevenson@densodrive.com, Web: www.denso-adc.com
Web Site: http://www.denso-adc.com