LS3578-FZ Rugged Barcode Scanner

Accurately scan damaged or poorly printed barcodes

The LS3578-FZ cordless scanner provides fuzzy logic technology, enabling you to rapidly and accurately read damaged, dirty and poorly printed one-dimensional (1D) barcodes often found in industrial environments.

In the yard, warehouse, distribution center, manufacturing plant or retail store, the LS3578-FZ offers superior performance and reliability as well as a user-friendly form factor that helps ensure comfortable use over long shifts. The integrated Bluetooth® provides reliable and secure wireless data transmission between the scanner and host, including Zebra's rugged VC5090 Vehicle-Fixed Mount Mobile Computer.

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  • Cordless freedom for improved productivity

    With no cord between the scanner and host, employees can move freely throughout their work environment, increasing productivity and efficiency while keeping supply chain inventory up to date at all times.

  • Rugged design to maximize uptime

    The device is impervious to dust and water, and its exit window is scratch-resistant and recessed for the highest level of durability. Avoid unnecessary equipment downtime or expensive equipment replacement costs.

  • Low total cost of ownership

    The industrial-strength construction maximizes the scanner’s working life, and multiple on-board interfaces provide true plug-and-play simplicity with your host system today and tomorrow.

a tough device that reads the most difficult barcodes

Zebra LS3578-FZ

High performance scanner with fuzzy logic decode capability

Quickly and accurately scans all 1D bar codes on the first scan, including poorly printed, dirty, damaged or low-contrast bar codes.

  • Dimensions

    7.34 in. L x 4.82 in. W x 2.93 in. D
    (18.65 cm H x 12.25 cm W x 7.43 cm D)

  • Weight

    14.6 oz. (414 gm)

  • Color

    Twilight Black and Yellow

  • Sealing

    Sealed to IP65 specifications

  • Drop Tolerance

    Unit functions normally after 50 drops to concrete from 6.5 ft. (2m)

  • Decode Capability


  • Scanning Technology

    Array Imager


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Application Brief

Transportation firms cash in on
the mobile barcode

Success Story

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