Linear Imaging Scanner uses Bluetooth wireless technology.

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Capable of reading 1D symbologies and PDF-417, PowerScan® 7000BT Standard Range Imaging (SRI) handheld scanner is suited for package handling and tracking, warehouse, shipping and receiving, manufacturing shop floor, and other applications. Ergonomic industrial design exhibits shock-resistance and is sealed against water and dust ingress. Cordless bar code scanner offers read rates to 500 scans/sec and has base station with multiple interface architecture.

Original Press Release:

PSC Inc. Announces New Linear Imaging Scanner Featuring Bluetooth(R) Wireless Technology

EUGENE, Ore., Jan. 3 - PSC Inc., an international market leader in data-collection technology, is proud to announce the expansion of the successful PowerScan(R) industrial scanner series with the introduction of the PowerScan(R) 7000BT Standard Range Imaging (SRI) handheld scanner. This new cordless model builds upon the same reliable, industry leading technology used in the PowerScan(R) 7000 SRI scanner and the PowerScan(R) 7000 2D Imager, both announced earlier this year.

For industrial users who need a high performance, rugged and durable cordless handheld bar code scanner, the PSC PowerScan 7000BT standard range linear imaging scanner offers best-in-class performance and features. It is perfect for package handling and tracking, warehouse applications, shipping and receiving, manufacturing shop floor and other demanding applications - both indoors and out.

"With read rates of up to 500 scans per second, and industry leading standard range depth-of-field, the PowerScan 7000BT SRI scanner offers the improved snappiness, enhanced durability and extended reliability of a linear imaging scanner," said Nick Tabet, PSC's Vice President of Handheld Scanning. "With direct connectivity to a wide variety of devices using Bluetooth(R) wireless technology, this high performance scanner provides great application flexibility and unsurpassed value."

Key product features include an ergonomic industrial design; industry leading shock-resistance, water and dust sealing; high performance reading of 1D symbologies and PDF-417; connectivity to a wide array of Bluetooth(R) wireless technology enabled devices; and a base station with multiple interface architecture.

About PSC Inc.

PSC Inc., a subsidiary of Datalogic S.p.A., is a global provider of automatic data-capture technology, products and services. PSC leads the market with flexible, responsive customer service and innovative equipment. PSC products and services support multiple industries throughout the supply chain/distribution channel including retail, manufacturing, transportation, logistics and warehousing sectors.

PowerScan and the PSC logo are registered trademarks of PSC Inc. The Bluetooth word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by PSC is under license. PSC's headquarters and major manufacturing facilities are located in Eugene, Oregon USA, while sales and service offices are located throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australia. For more information, visit, or in the USA, call 1-800-929-3221 option 3 or 1-330-463-5300 for international inquires.

CONTACT: Phil Shepard of PSC Inc., +1-541-683-5700, or

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