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  BHT-7500 1D

Laser scanner with a large LCD

  • BHT-7508
  • BHT-7508W

Each region has different availability of sales product.

Large LCD display

Max.26 char x 26 lines in alphanumeric


The vibration function which is in addition to the reading confirmations, LED and beeper. The appropriate reading confirmation signals can be chosen to suit your working environment.

High performance laser scanner

Large size memory

High speed RF communication by spread spectrum (BHT-7508W)

Max. 11Mbps(able to select speeds ranging from 1Mbps - 11Mbps)

Standard protocol

  • TCP/IP compliance
  • File transmission available by FTP
Model BHT-7500 BHT-7500W
Controller CPU 32-bit RISC  
Memory(1) 9MB (User file area: 6.4MB) 8.5MB (User file area: 6.4MB)
Display Display device FSTN dot matrix liquid crystal display (LCD)
Size 160 × 159dots
Type & number of characters Alphanumeric & Katakana 26 chars × 20 lines (standard size), 26 chars × 26 lines (small size)
Kanji 10 chars × 10 lines (full-width)
20 chars × 10 lines (half-width)
Kanji (double-width font) 13 chars × 13 lines (half-width)
Backlight EL Type
Scanner Pointer Semiconductor laser
Scanning area(2) 520 mm max
Readable codes EAN-13/-8(JAN-13/-8),UPC-A/-E, UPC/EAN with add-on, Interleaved 2 of 5, CODABAR(NW-7), CODE39, CODE93, CODE128(EAN-128), Standard 2 of 5
Resolution 0.127mm (PCS = 0.9 or more)
Scanning confirmation 2-color LED (red & green), beeper, and vibration
Key pad Number of Keys 24 Keys (incl. power key) + 2 Magic Keys + 2 Trigger Keys
Communications Optical I/F Communication system Infrared (IrDA-SIR Ver.1.0 compliant)
Communication speed 115.2kbps MAX.
Transmission distance Approx. 0.8m Approx. 0.8m MAX.
Connector I/F Communication system RS-232C -
Communication speed 115.2kbps MAX -
Wireless I/F Standard - IEEE802.11b
Wavelength - 2.4GHZ
Transmission distance(3) - Indoors: Approx. 75m, Outdoors: Approx. 200m
Modulation method - Spread spectrum method
Communication speed(3) - 11/5.5/2/1Mbps (Automatic switching)
Cable I/F   RS-232C (115.2kbps MAX)
Power supply Main battery Lithium-ion battery cartridge
Operation hours(4) Approx. 20 hours(5) Approx. 20 hours(5)
Approx. 8 hours(6)
Auxiliary functions Calendar clock, beeper, resume function, low-battery indication, and remote wake-up function(7) Buzzer, Vibration, resume function, low-battery indication, and remote wake-up function(8)
Environment Requirements Operating temperature -5 to 50°C 0 to 50°C
Drip-proof JIS drip-proof II
Shock Resistance(9) 1.2m (3.9ft) onto concrete floor
Weight (incl. Battery) Approx. 280g Approx. 300g
  1. User area contains a font file domain (approx. 400KB).
  2. In the case of Scanning Distance of 560mm, Narrow Bar Width of 1.4mm or more and Ambient Illuminance of 500lx or more.
  3. Communication speed and transmission distance are theoretical values, and may vary according to actual environmental conditions.
  4. Operating hours may vary according to operating conditions.
  5. In the case of 2 times bar code readings in 10 seconds.
  6. In the case of 2 times bar code readings in 10 seconds.
  7. In the case of Reading : Wireless communication : Screen rewriting : Standby = 1:1:1:20. Wireless device turns ON only during communication, otherwise it turns OFF.
  8. It operates only when using a lithium ion battery cartridge / CU700.
  9. Tested value, not guaranteed.


Scanning Performance


Cradles performing data communications between BHT and host machines with various interfaces.

  • CU-7001 (RS-232C communication, Main unit charging, Cartridge charging)
  • CU-7002 (RS-232C communication)
  • CU-7011(1) (LAN communication, Main unit charging, Cartridge charging)
  • MCU-70 (Communication unit with built-in printer/modem, Main unit charging)


A lineup of various BHT main unit charging type and backup cartridge charging type devices.

  • C-700 (Battery cartridge charger - Charging time: approx. 4 hours)
  • C-750 (4-slot main unit charger, Charging time: approx. 6 hours)

Power supply

Battery for BHT

  • B-70L (Lithium-ion Battery)

Case, others

Exclusive covers protecting BHT from dirt

  • SCBHT-7500 (Soft case)
  • WHBHT-7000/7500 (Belt Holster)

Connection configuration example


  • Hand strap
  • Operation guide
  • Lithium ion battery cartridge B-70L
  • Instructions manual can be downloaded from our technical support site QBdirect.