Zebra MC9500-K

The Motorola MC9500-K raises the bar for premier rugged mobile computing, incorporating breakthrough ergonomic design and features to support the most demanding field mobility applications. Truly in a class of its own, this groundbreaking device is as different on the inside as it is on the outside. Building on Motorola’s signature MC9000 Series, the MC9500-K delivers a more rugged design, more data capture options, true WAN technology independence and application flexibility through customer-swappable WAN subsystems and keypads, more processing power and a game-changing approach to battery and backroom management — all in a lighter, sleeker and easier-to-use form factor.

  • 3.7 inch color high resolution polycarbonate VGA d
    Largest display available in this device category; supports display of high resolution images, including video and maps; provides best-in-class impact resistance
  • Mobility Platform Architecture (MPA) 2.0
    Provides the latest best-in-class technology architecture; preserves existing application investments by enabling easy and cost-effective porting of applications from other Motorola mobile computers
  • Motorola MAX Backroom Management: game-changing ba
    New modular design reduces the capital and operational costs in the backroom related to batteries, cradles, battery chargers, cables and other accessories; form-factor agnostic cradling is compatible with future generations of Motorola mobile computers, p
  • Motorola MAX Battery: high-capacity battery with u
    Enables battery to "report" its own status — state of charge and state of overall battery health; enables more cost-effective management of the battery pool; ensures users start the day with a battery capable of providing full-shift support for improved p
  • Motorola MAX FlexWAN: Customer swappable broadband
    High performance simultaneous wireless broadband voice and data anywhere in the world (where supported by carrier); best-in-class 3G speed with a connection to most carriers in the world; customer configurable WAN capability allows companies to easily and
  • Motorola MAX Keypad: Modular field swappable keypa
    Flexibility to standardize on one device yet meet diverse user and application needs; well-designed keypads with core keys positioned to enable comfortable one-handed operation; function keys and programmable trigger keys simplify day-to-day processes
  • Motorola MAX Rugged: Next generation rugged design
    Premier rugged specifications enable dependable year-round use in nearly any environment, including exposure to heat, cold, humidity, dust, immersion in water, drops and bumps
  • Motorola MAX Sensor: Interactive Sensor Technology
    Enables leading edge motion-based applications, including dynamic screen orientation, power management and free-fall event loggin
  • Next generation ergonomic design
    Sleeker, smaller, easier-to-grip rugged form factor delivers a new level of comfort and easy one-handed operation for key-based applications
  • Next generation performance: powerful Marvell @ 80
    Provides superior performance for even the most demanding multimedia applications with the fastest processor in this device category and a robust memory architecture
Performance Characteristics

Data capture options
1D laser scanner or 2D imager and 3 megapixel auto focus color camera

256MB RAM/1GB Flash

Operating system (OS)
MC9500: Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5 Professional, Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.5 Classic Edition; MC959B: Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.1

Processor (CPU)
Marvell PXA320 @ 806 MHz

Physical Characteristics

Audio options
Bluetooth, VOWWAN, VOWLAN, TEAM Express compliant, Rugged audio connector, Handset and headset modes, Speakerphone

Dimensions (HxWxD)
9.2 in. H x 3.5 in. W x 2 in. D/23.36 cm H x 8.89 cm W x 5.08 cm D

Display resolution
VGA (640 x 480)

Display type
3.7 in. color (TFT) with digitizer and backlight

Expansion slot
microSD - supports up to 16GB

Bluetooth headset, Wired headset

Keypad options
Modular: Alpha Primary; Numeric Telephony, Numeric Calculator, Alpha Numeric

Vibrator, Audio notifications, Programmable LEDs

22 oz./623 g (with battery, stylus, keypad and strap)

Power Characteristics

Main battery
Rechargeable Lithium Ion 4800 mAh (@ 3.7V) battery with State of Charge/Health indicators

Regulatory Specifications

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

USA: FCC Part 15, Class B; Canada: ICES-003 Class B; EU: EN55022 Class B, EN 55024, EN 301 489-1, EN 301 489-7, EN 301 489-17, EN 301 489-19, EN 301 489-24, EN 60601-1-2, EN 50121-3-2, EN 50121-4


Hazardous location certifications
UL Class I, II, III Division II, A, B, C, D, F, G (Select Configurations Only)

Laser safety2
EN 60825-1, IEC Class 2/FDA Class II, IEC 60825-1 Class 2

RF exposure
USA: FCC Part 2, FCC OET Bulletin 65 Supplement C;Canada: RSS-102; EU: EN 50360; Japan: ARIB STD T56; Australia: Radiocommunications Standard 2003

User Environment

Ambient lighting tolerance3
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 specification
Multiple 6 ft./1.8 m drops to concrete across the operating temperature range;Meets and exceeds MIL-STD 810G

Electrostatic discharge (ESD)
+/-15kv Air discharge; +/-8kv direct discharge; +/- 8kv indirect discharge

Environmental sealing
IP67; meets or exceeds applicable IEC sealing specifications

5-95% non-condensing

Motorola Interactive Sensor Technology (IST)
3-axis accelerometer that enables motion-sensing applications on dynamic screen orientation, power management and free-fall detects

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

SAP certification4
1 Specifications are subject to change without notice. NOTICE: Repairs of this product may require the use of Motorola proprietary parts. Motorola will sell these parts only to End Users who have entered into a Customer Self Maintenance and Spare Part

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

Tumble specifications
2000 3.2 ft./1 m tumbles (4, 000 hits) at room temperature; meets and exceeds applicable IEC tumble specifications


Handheld Warranty
The MC9500 is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 12 months from date of shipment, provided that the product remains unmodified and is operated under normal and proper conditions.