Zebra LS3408-ER Rugged Bar Code Scanner

The LS3408-ER handheld corded scanner captures 1D bar codes in the harshest of conditions — even when labels are at varying distances. Featuring the widest working range available, it reads labels as far away as 45 feet and as close as .25 inches. This scanner is ideal for warehouse and manufacturing facilities, with an ergonomic design that makes scanning comfortable during long shifts. Multiple on-board interfaces to ensure compatibility with different hosts.

  • Advanced data formatting (ADF)
    Eliminates costly modifications to the host software.
  • Bright 650-nm laser aiming dot
    Delivers clearly visible line for more accurate scanning.
  • Compatibility with GS1 DataBar symbology
    Facilitates update of your hardware investment.
  • Dual scan angle switches from standard to wide
    Offers fast, accurate bar code reading on menus and pick lists.
  • Flash memory
    Facilitates updates and customization of product in the field.
  • Flexible working range 0.25” / 0.64 cm to 45 ft. /
    Improves user productivity
  • Multiple on-board interfaces
    Ensures flexible connectivity, allowing for host "future proofing."
  • Universal cable set
    Makes replacement or upgrade easy.
  • Withstands multiple 6.5 ft. / 2 m drops to concret
    Helps ensure maximum reliability in rough conditions
Performance Characteristics

Decode capability
1D, See data sheet for full list of supported symbologies

Depth of field
4 in. to 45 ft (10 cm to 13.7m); range dependent on size of barcode

Interfaces supported
IBM, Keyboard wedge, RS-232, Synapse, USB, Wand

+/- 65 degrees from normal

Roll (Tilt)
+/- 10 degrees from normal

Scan pattern
Single line

Skew (Yaw)
+/- 60 degrees from normal


Physical Characteristics

Twilight black, Yellow


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


Power source
Host power or external power supply (depends on host type)

Power source
Host power or external power supply (depends on host type)

12.56 oz. (356 g)

Regulatory Specifications

Electrical Safety
UL 60950-1, C22.2 No. 60950-1, EN 60950-1, IEC 60950-1

EN 301 489-1, EN 301 489-17, EN 55022, FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES 003 Class B, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3

RoHS Directive 2002/95/EEC

Laser Safety
EN 60825-1, IEC 60825-1, 21CFR1040.10

User Environment

Ambient lighting tolerance
Tolerant to typical artificial indoor and natural outdoor (direct sunlight) lighting conditions. Fluorescent, Incandescent, Mercury Vapor, Sodium Vapor, LED : 450 Ft Candles (4, 844 Lux) Sunlight: 8000 Ft Candles (86, 111 Lux)

Drop specifications
Unit functions normally after repeated 6.5 ft./2 m drops to

Environmental sealing

Operating temperature
-22° to 122° F (-30° to 50° C)

Storage temperature
-40° to 158° F (-40° to 70° C)


Notices and Disclaimers
Specifications are subject to change without notice. NOTICE: Repairs of this product may require the use of Motorola proprietary parts (and/or Motorola proprietary information). Motorola will sell these parts (and provide this proprietary information)

Scanner warranty
3 years (36 months) from date of shipment. See full warranty for details.