Symbol LS4208 General Purpose Barcode Scanner | Zebra

Symbol LS4208 General Purpose Barcode Scanner

Superior Motion Tolerance

The Symbol LS4208 handheld laser scanner delivers exceptional performance in an accessible, intuitive package. Its single-circuit board design ensures sturdiness and an ergonomic shape maximizes user comfort. Continuous one-pass scanning, an innovative multi-line rastering scan pattern, a wide working range and superior motion tolerance make data capture easy, even for novices.

This scanner comes in two models: the LS4208-SR, which handles all 1D barcodes, and the LS4208-PR, which can also capture PDF417, microPDF and composite symbologies.

  • Increase Performance for Customers Who Value Productivity

    With the LS4208 handheld laser barcode scanner, you’re able to effortlessly speed throughput, even with barcodes in poor condition. Wherever you need to quickly capture and process data — such as at the retail checkout counter, and in light warehouse environments. This ergonomically designed scanner helps you increase accuracy, improve productivity, cut maintenance costs and reduce the risk of downtime.

  • Benefit from features never before delivered by a single scanner

    The LS4208 delivers intuitive, productivity enhancing functionality that allows even novice users to quickly capture data. Its innovative multi-line rastering scan pattern eliminates the need for end-user training, and lets you scan all types of 1D barcodes. The scanner’s 19-inch scanning range and superior motion tolerance gives users greater flexibility to rapidly and accurately capture data from a variety of items without pausing between scans.

  • Minimize your chances of downtime

    Designed for constant, rigorous use in retail, office and light industrial settings, the LS4208 provides you with reliability you’ll be able to depend on. Along with a 6 ft. drop spec that allows the scanner to keep on running even after dropped repeatedly to concrete, the LS4208 also offers single circuit-board construction. By eliminating the failure points commonly found with interconnect ribbon cables, this unique design feature helps to lower your total cost of ownership.

exceptional performance, easy data capture

Symbol LS4208

Designed for Newest Symbologies

The LS4208 provides you with next generation technology today and the adaptability to meet your needs in the future. The scanner’s multi-interface and universal cables enable connection to a variety of hosts, allowing you to easily update your systems. 

  • dimensions

    6.7 in. H x 3.7 in. L x 2.7 in. W

    17 cm H x 9.3 cm L x 6.8 cm W

  • weight

    Approximately 6.4 oz. (181 g)

  • color

    Cash Register White or Twilight Black

  • drop tolerance

    Withstands repeated 6 ft. (1.8m) drops to concrete



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