Zebra DS8100-HC Series

Zebra DS8100-HC Series

Category | Bar Code Scanners
Type | Healthcare Barcode Readers

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Improve Patient Care with Zebra Barcode Imager/Scanners

This premium Zebra DS8100-HC Series handheld 1D/2D imager/scanner is purpose-built for healthcare environments, with unparalleled performance on virtually every barcode in any condition, a first-of-its-kind housing delivering maximum protection against the spread of bacteria, flexible user-selectable feedback modes designed for around-the-clock use the more.  Streamline workflows for your healthcare professional and deliver better patient experiences with the DS8100-HC Series - Only from Zebra.


Now with AutoConfig cradle and Virtual Tether tool, and explore the Remote Diagnostics tool, which now includes logging agent capability.


Improve patient safety and the patient experience. The ULTIMATE in scanning performance ensures first-time capture of virtually every barcode in any condition - including does that are dense, tiny, curved, poorly printed, shiny, crinkled, faded, distorted or more.  The first-of-its-kind housing offers max protection against the spread of infection.  Flexible user-selectable feedback modes are designed for around-the-clock use, ensuring workers receive feedback in the quiet of the night without disturbing patients or during the noisiest day shift with Night Mode with Vibrate.


Adapts to your workflows.  The DS8100-HC Series is loaded with features - can be mounted on a Workstation-on-Wheels (WOW), has a built-in lamp eliminating need to turn on room lights - a paging button on the cradle makes it easy to locate a misplaced scanner. The PowerPrecision+ battery can capture over 65,000 barcodes in a single charge.


  • Unparalleled performance on virtually every barcode in any condition
  • First-of-its-kind housing offers maximum protection against spread of infection
  • Flexible user-selectable feedback including night mode with vibrate
  • Patient safety with the DS8100-HC's green aiming spot avoids blue wavelengths which can potentially cause eye injury.
  • Continuous 24 hour scanning with PowerPrecision+ smart battery.
  • Comes corded or cordless (DS8108-HC Corded / DS8178-HC Cordless)
  • Doubles as a lamp
  • Eliminate Bluetooth interference with Zebra's proprietary Wi-Fi friendly mode
  • Locate misplaced scanner in seconds with cradle's paging button'
  • Green LED aimer easy on eyes
  • Apple certified for iPads and iPhones
  • Color: Healthcare white
  • Host interfaces: USB, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, TGCS (IBM) 46XX over RS485
  • Choice of USB powered cradles
  • Decodes 1D and 2D barcodes
  • Full charge 83 hours
  • Scans per battery charge: 65,000 1 scan per second
  • Drop Specification: Withstand multiple drops at 6 ft. to concrete
  • Tumble Specification:  Withstand 2000 tumbles at 1.5 ft.
  • Dimensions:  Corded and Cordless - 6.6" h x 2.6" w x 4.2" d 
  • Weight: Corded DS8108-HC - 5.4 oz./156g / Cordless DS8178-HC - 8.3 oz./235g

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