Zebra DS457 Series

Somewhere, a flight is sold out at a busy airport, and to stay on schedule the passengers must board quickly. The checkout line is growing at a popular boutique and the customers are not happy. An engineer struggles to add direct part marking into his space-constrained product design. The Motorola DS457 Series can help, delivering fast, high-volume hands-free scanning of virtually any bar code — including 1D, 2D and direct part marks. No matter what type of bar code is presented, or whether it is printed on paper, etched into a product or displayed on a mobile phone screen, the DS457 Series provides fast, accurate scanning in a tiny footprint that fits in the most space-constrained areas.

  • Comprehensive data capture — 1D, 2D, DPM and PDF41
    Diverse series that can meet any fixed mount hands-free scanning need.
  • Mounting accessory
    Easily mount wherever needed — on cash registers, under counters and more.
  • Omni-directional scanning
    No need to align bar code and scanner; improves ergonomics and user comfort.
  • Powerful 624 MHz processor, fast sensor shutter sp
    Delivers extraordinary scanning speed on all bar codes; increases throughput and productivity.
  • Scan trigger
    Can be used in either presentation mode for hands-free scanning or on-demand scanning via integrated scan trigger.
  • Scans any bar code on paper, mobile phones and com
    Scan virtually any bar code on any medium; supports the technology your customers are embracing — mobile bar codes
  • Tiny footprint, sleek design
    Fits almost anywhere; suitable for design-conscious retail stores and other customer-facing areas.
  • Unique aiming pattern
    Bright central dot ensures quick, accurate scanning — even in bright sunlight.

Graphics formats supported
Bitmap, JPEG, TIFF

Performance Characteristics

Decode capability
1D/2D/PDF417, See data sheet for full list of supported symbologies, DPM

Interfaces supported
RS-232, USB


Physical Characteristics


1.15 in. H x 2.3 in. L x 2.44 in. W /.29.2 cm H x 58.4 cm L x 62.0 cm W


3.9 oz./111 g

Regulatory Specifications

Electrical Safety
IEC 60950-1

FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES 003 Class B

RoHS Directive 2002/95/EEC

Laser Safety
IEC 60825-1

User Environment

Ambient lighting tolerance
Total darkness to 9000 ft. candles (96, 900 Lux)

Environmental sealing

Operating temperature
-4° to 122° F/ -20° to 50° C

Storage temperature
-40° to 158° F /-40° to 70° C


Scanner warranty
36 months

Specification Sheets