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Symbol PTC-860IM (formerly Telxon PTC-860IM) Mobile Computer
Symbol has packaged its proven wireless networking technology into an industrial-strength mobile computer designed to capture, process and communicate information from virtually anywhere in the mobile workplace. The Symbol PTC 860IM can be used on the go, on a forklift or as a fixed mount device.
The Symbol PTC 860IM is driven by the Microsoft MS-DOS operating system for ease of programming and application development. The 8-line vacuum fluorescent display ensures optimum readability in even the most difficult lighting conditions, and performs well at low temperatures.
Large, ergonomically-designed keys enable optimum productivity even while wearing gloves. The full alphanumeric keypad, 10-function keys and scroll keys make data entry more efficient. The Symbol PTC 860IM is compatible with Symbol's line of bar code reading devices providing "plug and scan" convenience for fast, accurate data input. An integrated direct sequence or frequency hopping spread spectrum 802.11 compliant radio enables wireless networking, and supports client/server or terminal emulation applications. The WLAN communications allow the user to access real-time information, like work-in-process. This real-time data allows employees to make better informed decisions.
A rugged, IP54 case protects critical components from harsh elements and everyday wear and tear. The wide temperature range makes it ideal for cold storage. A heavy-duty mounting bracket secures the Symbol PTC 860IM in a wide range of mobile and fixed workstation application environments.
Features & Benefits
MS-DOS operating system
Easy programming and application development
8-line vacuum fluorescent display
Optimum readability even in poor light
Large, ergonomic keys
Accurate data input, even when wearing gloves
Rugged IP54 housing
Protection in harsh environments
12.25" (31.12cm) L x 9.25" (23.5cm) H x 3.18" (8.08cm) D
12 or 24-72 VDC/AC power supply
8-line x 40-character, vacuum fluorescent
Industrial size 54-key alphanumeric elastomer
0.2 G @ 20 to 200H
Operating Temperature w/Heater
Batch: -22 to 122F (-30 to 50C)
RF: -4 to 122F (-20 to 50C)
Storage Temperature Range
-22 to 140F (-30 to 60C)
0-95% non condensing
Microsoft MS-DOS 5.0
RamSaver extensions to MS-DOS
TCAL (not available with 802.11 radio)
80C88 @ 7.4 MHz
1 MB, 2 MB, 3 MB or 4 MB RAM, Flash 256 KB
RS232, Serial Port, Optional Parallel Port
AirVU for direct connect applications
AirGATE for server-based applications
RF Data Communications
IEEE 802.11 compliant
2 Mbps or 11 Mbps
2 Mbps Frequency Hopping or Direct Sequence
11 Mbps Direct Sequence
Specifications subject to change without notice. All product and company names are trademarks, service marks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
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