Game-changing KDC470 SmartSled to be demonstrated at NRF17 features an IP65 rating and 5-foot drop spec among other enhancements in both technology and design.
January 12, 2017, Princeton, NJ — KOAMTAC®, Inc., a leading manufacturer of Bluetooth barcode scanners and mobile point of sale companions, will be showcasing their next generation SmartSled® solution at the National Retail Federation’s Big Showheld January 15-17 in New York City. The new SmartSled has been created as an answer to the market’s need for more rugged, modular and streamlined devices for collecting data via barcode, RFID, fingerprint, Passport OCR, and payment methods when connecting to a smart device.
The KDC470 SmartSled will connect with any smartphone or tablet via USB/Serial and Bluetooth, allowing companies to protect their investment on a data collector, without concern regarding future smartphone or tablet changes. Enhanced power management, with hibernation and idle modes, an easily replaceable 1130mAh battery and extended battery option, and the ensures the KDC470 will remain powered even after a long day in a warehouse or on a retail store’s floor. A custom case connects the KDC470 to its smartphone or tablet and allows both the KDC and smart device to simultaneously charge through either the USB port or via charging cradle.
“The latest VDC reports highlight the new extension of scanning solutions including sleds, companion scanners, and wearable devices. KOAMTAC has promoted companion scanners for 10 years and sleds/wearable scanners for 5 years. With the most complete companion and sled scanners in the market KOAMTAC continues to maintain its leadership status by consistently introducing innovative solutions,” said Dr. Lee, President and CEO of KOAMTAC, Inc.
NRF Attendees can visit KOAMTAC for demonstrations of the KDC470, including integration with Apple iPod touch 6 and iPhone 7 Plus, Samsung Galaxy J3 and J7, and Kyocera Digno F, at booths #1316 and #1426 this year. Participants who would like to schedule a demo ahead of time may contact the team via email at marketing (at) koamtac (dot) com or phone at 609-256-4700.
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