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Motorola DS457 Laser Scanner

  • High-speed omnidirectional scan pattern
  • Rugged, durable housing
  • Sealed to IP54 standards
  • Reads 1D and 2D symbols
  • Supports 123Scan2 configuration tool
  • Enables rapid and easy customized setup through a free, wizard-based PC software tool
  • Scans any barcode on paper, mobile phones and computer displays


Symbology Decode Capability:
1D - All major 1D bar codes
2D - PDF417, DataMatrix, QR Code, Aztec,
Composite Codes and MaxiCode
Postal - US Postnet, US Planet, UK Postal, Australian
Postal, Japan Postal

(HxLxW): 1.15 x 2.3 x 2.44 in 
(2.92 x 5.84 x 6.2 cm)

3.9 oz (111 g)

Interfaces Supported 9-Pin male D-sub USB (full speed) and TTL level RS-232 with RTS and CTS


Performance Characteristics: 
Sensor Resolution 752 (H) x 480 (V) gray scale
Imager Field of View DS457 SR: 39.6° horizontal, 25.7° vertical
Aiming Element 655 ± 10 nm (VLD)
Illumination Element 625 ± 5 nm (LED)

Power Maximum: 
5 VDC +/- 10% at 450 mA

Operating Temperature:
-4° to 122°F (-20° to 50°C*) (* Laser aimer disabled above 113°F /45°C)

Storage Temperature:
-40° to 158°F (-40° to 70°C) Storage: 85% RH, non-condensing at 70°C

95% RH, non-condensing at 50°C


Ingress Protection Rating:

Drop Resistance:
Withstands multiple 30 in (76 cm) drops to concrete

Image File Formats:

Electrical Safety ETL, VDE, CETL, EN60950, Ctick, VCCI
Laser Classification Intended for use in CDRH Class II/IEC 825 Class I devices
EMI/RFI FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES-003 Class B, CISPR22 Class B

Three-year warranty against defects in workmanship and materials 

Resources / Downloads

Title Download Email
Motorola DS457 Catalog Page Download Email

Title Version Revision Download Email Category Archived
Motorola DS457 Fixed Mount Imager Integration Guide A Download Email Accessories|Scanners No

Title Collateral Wizard Request Download Email Category
Motorola DS457 Series Download Email Accessories|Scanners


Part # Description List Price Cart
154077 Scanner, DS457-SR Mini Motorola 1D & 2D, 9-pin Male D-sub, USB and RS232, Requires 5VDC Power +/1 10% @ 450mA

List Price: $630.00


Part # Description List Price Cart
97479 Cable Assy,Symbol Scanner Option 920i forklift scale DB-9/F to pigtail

List Price: $55.00

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