The affordable Symbol LS2208 handheld barcode scanner provides fast, reliable scanning in an ergonomic, lightweight form. The wide working range —from near-contact to 17 inches — makes this device ideal for retail, hospital, education or government settings. Multiple on-board interfaces ensure integration with a variety of host systems.




Durable construction: single board construction; meets Zebra’s stringent 5 ft. drop tests; scratch-resistant tempered glass exit window
Designed for continuous usage all day, every day; significantly reduces downtime and repair costs


High performance 1-D laser scanner
Accurate first time scanning; always ready for the next scan; increased productivity resulting in shorter check-out lines and better customer service


Wide working range: contact to 17 in. /43 cm on 100% UPC/EAN symbols
Improves productivity


Multiple interfaces available
Simplifies installation and integration; future-proof solution help ensure compatibility with your host/POS today and tomorrow


Plug-and-play; universal cable; intuitive scanning
Rapid deployment; single cable connects to any computing eliminates setup and training time for faster return on investment


Ergonomic and lightweight design
Reduces user fatigue with sleek, balanced form for maximum user comfort and productivity


Hands-free IntellistandTM
Enable presentation scanning and easy switching between hand-free and handheld modes


Advanced Data Formatting (ADF)
Enables users to modify data prior to sending to host computer, reducing costly modifications to the host software


Dimensions: 6 in. H x 2.5 in. W x 3.34 in. D 15.2 cm H x 6.3 cm W x 8.4 cm
Weight: 5.29 oz/150 gm
Voltage and Current: 5 volts +/- 10% at 130 mA  typical, 175 mA max
Power Source: Host power or external power supply
Color: Cash Register White or Twilight Black
Scanner Type: Bi-directional
Light Source: 650 nm visible laser diode
Scan Element Frequency: 50Hz
Scan Rate: 100 scans per second typical
Nominal Working Distance: See chart below.
Print Contrast: 20% minimum reflective


Roll (Tilt): 1 1 +/- 30 degrees
Pitch: 2 2 +/- 65 degrees
Skew (Yaw): 3 3 +/- 60 degrees
Decode Capability: UPC/EAN, UPC/EAN with Supplementals, UPC/ EAN 128, Code 39, Code 39 Full  ASCII, Code 39 TriOptic, Code 128, Code 128 Full ASCII, Codabar, Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, Code 93, MSI, Code 11, IATA, GS1 DataBar (formerly RSS) variants, Chinese 2 of 5
Interfaces Supported: USB, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, IBM 468x/9x
Hands-Free Intellistand™: 20-61019-01R or 20-61019-02R
Operating Temp.: 32° to 122° F/0° to 50° C
Storage Temp.: -40° to 158° F/-40° to 70° C
Humidity: 5% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing
Drop  Specifications: Unit functions normally after  repeated 5 ft./1.5 m drops to  concrete
Ambient Lighting Tolerant to typical artificial indoor and Tolerance:  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)
Electrostatic  Discharge: Conforms to 15 kV air  discharge and 8 kV of  contact discharge
Electrical Safety: Certified to UL1950, CSA  C22.2 No. 950, EN60950/  IEC950
EMI/RFI: FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES-  003 Class B, European  Union EMC Directive,  Australian SMA, Taiwan  EMC, Japan VCCI/MITI/


Laser Safety: CDRH Class II, IEC Class 2
Environmental: Compliant with RoHS  directive 2002/95/EEC
WARRANTY The LS2208 is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 5 years (60 months) from date of shipment, provided that the product remains unmodified and is operated under normal and proper conditions. See full warranty for details.