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Datalogic - Falcon X3

Capture data with a high performance laser scanner with Green Spot, an auto ranging laser scanner or a 2D imager with Green Spot combined with a 3 MP colour camera.

Highly Connected

Communicate over a Summit 802.11 a/b/g radio with CCX v4 certification for security and seamless roaming or through wired standards including USB, Serial (RS-232), modem and Ethernet.

Powerful Performance

Parallel computer architecture combines a PXA 310 and Cortex-M3 processors with a base memory package of 256 MB RAM and 256 MB Flash and choice of Microsoft Windows operating systems: Windows Mobile or CE.

Ergonomic and Rugged

Ergonomic hand held and pistol grip form factors balance a 3.5-inch display, full keyboards and a one piece 5,000 mAh battery. The plastic enclosure is protected by rubber in order to survive daily abuse and trauma from drops to concrete and exposure to water and dust. Users feel the full shift difference of oversized numeric and alphanumeric back lit keyboards, a crystal clear display and an arched pistol grip handle with ergonomic trigger.

Easy and Intuitive

Develop using the Datalogic industry leading software development kit for the ultimate in device control. Deploy quickly with Datalogic Utilities, Scan to Configure and Wavelink Terminal Emulation. Direct the installation, maintenance and management using Wavelink Avalanche console for the site or enterprise.


  • 3.5-inch display and full shift battery
  • Rugged with 1.8 m (6 feet) drop on to concrete resistance and IP64 protection class
  • High performance laser with Green Spot technology
  • Wide aspect 2D imager with Green Spot technology
  • Auto Ranging Laser
  • Optional 3 Mega pixel autofocus camera
  • CCX v4 certified 802.11 a/b/g radio
  • Bluetooth wireless communications
  • Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5 or Windows CE 6.0 operating system
  • Parallel processor architecture combines and XScale PXA310 and a Cortex-M3 processor
  • 256 MB RAM and 256 MB Flash memory
  • User-accessible MicroSD memory slot

Technical Specification

Size and Weight

Datalogic Falcon X3

  • Height: 225 mm (8.9 inches)
  • Width: 88 mm (3.5 inches)
  • Depth: 55 mm (2.2 inches)
  • Weight: 626 g (22.1 ounces)

Datalogic Falcon X3 with Pistol Grip

  • Height: 225 mm (8.9 inches)
  • Width: 88 mm (3.5 inches)
  • Depth: 168 mm (6.6 inches)
  • Weight: 699 g (24.6 ounces)


  • Transflective TFT daylight readable colour display
  • 240 by 320 pixels
  • 3.5-inch diagonal and touch screen
  • 64 K colours
  • 200 nit backlight


  • Polycarbonate hard cap keyboards with backlight 29 key numeric or 52 key alpha numeric with discrete navigation


  • Serial (RS-232) up to 115.2 Kbps via cradle
  • USB 1.1
  • Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11a/b/g with CCX v4 certified
  • Bluetooth IEEE 802.15 Class 2 with EDR

Processor and Memory

  • Processor: XScale PXA310, 624 MHz
  • Memory: 256 MB RAM and 256 MB Flash
  • Expansion slot for mini-SD compatible with SDHC cards
  • Real time clock


  • Windows CE 6.0 or Windows Mobile 6.5

Scan Performance

High Performance Laser and Auto Ranging Laser Models

  • Scan rate: 40 scans per second
  • Minimum resolution: 7.5 mil (0.2 mm)
  • Depth of field:
    • High Performance Laser: 70 to 910 mm (3 to 36 inches)
    • Auto Ranging Laser: 180 to 3,930 mm (7 to 154 inches)

2D Imager Models

  • Scan rate: 60 frames per second
  • Minimum resolution: Linear barcodes 4 mil and 2D barcodes 5 mil
  • Depth of field: 50 to 400 mm (2 to 16 inches)
  • Image Format: BMP and JPEG


  • 3 mega pixel colour camera with auto focus and LED flash

Barcode Symbology

  • Laser Models: GS1 Databar, EAN/UPC, Code-32, Code-39, 2 of 5 Codes, Codabar, Code-128, EAN-128, MSI, Code-93.
  • Imager Model: PDF417, Micro PDF, Datamatrix, QR Code, Micro QR, Maxicode, Aztec, Postnet, Planet, Japan Post, Australia Post, KIX Code, Royal Mail, Intelligent Mail and UPU FICS, GS1 Databar, EAN/UPC, Code-32, Code-39, 2 of 5 Codes, Codabar, Code-128, EAN-128, MSI, Code-93, ISBT-128, Bookland EAN and ISSN EAN.

Electrical and Operating Requirements

  • Battery: Removable battery pack with rechargeable Li-Ion batteries
  • Operating Temperature: -20° to 50° C (-4° to 122° F)
  • Storage Temperature: -40° to 70° C (-40° to 158° F)
  • Drop Resistance: Withstands 18 drops from 1.8 m (6 feet) onto concrete surface
  • IP Rating: IP64 for water and dust resistance

Regulatory and Safety

  • Linear Laser Classification: VLD - Class 2/II EN 60825-1/CDHR
  • Imager Laser Classification: CDRH/IEC Class II
  • Imager LED Classification: IEC Class 1M

Accessories (sold separately)

  • Single-slot Charge Cradle
  • Multi-slot Charge Cradle
  • Multi-battery Charger
  • Ethernet extension for single-slot cradle
  • Soft Case


  • Serial
  • USB
  • LAN
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth


  • Std
  • Optional


  • Windows Mobile 6.5
  • 3.5-inch touch screen display
  • 1D laser and 2D imager
  • 802.11 a/b/g Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth with EDR
  • 3-megapixel camera
  • IP64

Warranty Information

Standard Warranty

One year manufacturer warranty against manufacturing defects.

Ease of Care (Service Contract)

5-day Service, 2-day Service and Overnight Replacement Service all available as either a 3-year or 5-year service plan.