Analysis: Laser-Based Barcode Scanners vs. 2D Imagers for Barcode Scanning

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While other technologies exist for barcode scanning, today laser-based decoders and 2D imagers for decoding are arguably the most popular. But, is one overall better than the other or do each have unique advantages depending on the application? General Technology Overview Laser-based barcode scanners have been around for decades. They usually are made of components …
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The Pros and Cons of Various Handheld Barcode Scanners

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The market for barcode scanners remains robust with at least one estimate calling for CAGR growth of around seven percent through 2027. They’ve been around forever and as a result, there exists a variety of hardware to scan barcodes. And each has their pros and cons depending on your goals with barcode technology. A universal …
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