Datapaq Handheld 2D Barcode Scanner


The DataPaq Handheld Scanner is an intelligent and fully portable 2D barcode reader for single tubes. With 4 easy-to-use operating modes: Barcode Scanning, Checking Sample Data, Pick Lists and Adding Sample Data, the unit can be used for a full day operation without any need to re-charge the battery. Data can be uploaded and downloaded from any host computer. Cryoprotection is a standard feature in all units.

Features and Specifications

  • Intelligent and fully portable 2D barcode reader for single tubes
  • 4 operating modes
  • Upload or download data from host computer
  • Full day operation on one battery charge
  • Cryoprotection
  • Dimensions: 155mm x 65mm x 38mm (LxWxD)
  • Weight: 150g
  • Battery charger input: 100-240VAC 60/50hz, 260mA
  • Battery charger output: 5VDC, 2.4A
  • Display size: 55mm x 90mm
  • 8 hour battery life between charges
  • Data storage of up to 60,000 samples


  1.  Simple Barcode Scanning
    • Display the barcode value from a scanned tube
  2.  Check Sample Data
    • Display complete sample details from a pre-loaded check list
  3.  Pick List
    • Upload a list of samples to the instrument and check them off one at a time
  4.  Add Sample Data
    • Edit an existing or add a new sample



BioRead HANDHELD 2D Barcode Scanner Data Sheet Final_10Jan18