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HR42 Halibut HD Corded

Handheld Scanners

Designed and built to raise the bar, the HR42 Halibut HD Corded handheld scanner provides maximized performance and a reliable rugged exterior. With its megapixel camera, the handheld scanner achieves an entirely new level of performance that allows it to scan virtually every 1D and 2D barcode printed on paper, plastic and metal, as well as a range of direct part marks (DPMs).

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1D & 2D
Dual Interface
Coiled cable
1.8M drop
5 years
Warranty 5 Years

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Scan virtually any barcode.
Streamline and optimize your production line with the HR42 Halibut HD Corded. Using advanced technology, the device enhances the scanning of virtually every 1D and 2D barcode printed on paper, plastic and metal, as well as a range of direct part marks (DPMs).

Unrivaled performance.
With its megapixel camera, the HR42 Halibut HD Corded raises the bar for handheld scanners. It is able to read small, dense barcodes and damaged barcodes faster and more accurately, ensuring maximum productivity no matter what.

User-friendly aiming technology.
Designed with the end user in mind, the HR42 Halibut HD Corded has a crisp and accurate laser aimer for point-and-shoot scanning.

Rock-solid architecture.
Your employees can confidently use the Halibut HD Corded all day everyday due to its drop resistant housing (1.8m). Designed for light industrial environments, the Halibut gets the job done, even if they bump or drop it.

Available with auto-sense stand for hands-free applications.

Application scenarios.
Light-industrial applications, including electronic assembly, production line, healthcare, postal and financial.

Technical specifications

Data Capture
1D All major 1D symbologies, including EAN-13, EAN-8, UPC-A, UPC-E, ISSN, ISBN, Codabar, Code 128, Code93, ITF-6, ITF-14, Interleaved 2 of 5, Industrial 2 of 5, Standard 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, GS1 Databar, Code 39, Code 11, MSI-Plessey, Plessey.
2D All major 2D symbologies, including PDF417, QR Code, Data Matrix, Aztec, Maxicode.
Image Sensor CMOS 1280×960
Illumination White LED
Aiming 650nm laser diode
Scan Modes Level Mode, Sense Mode, Continuous Mode, Batch Mode
Scan Rate 60 frames per second
Depth of Field EAN 13 (13mil) 25-155mm
Depth of Field Code 39 (5mil) 50-100mm
Depth of Field PDF417 (6.67mil) 40-105mm
Depth of Field DataMatrix (10mil) 40-110mm
Depth of Field QR (15mil) 35-155mm
Processor DDR3,800Mhz
Minimal Print Contrast 25%
Scan Angle Roll 360°
Scan Angle Pitch ±50°
Scan Angle Skew ±50°
Field of View Horizontal 40.5°
Field of View Vertical 30.4°
Motion Tolerance 2m/s
Dimensions (mm) 115(L)×74(W)×161(H)mm
Weight 173g
Material PC, ABS
Buttons Trigger
Interfaces RS-232, USB
Notifications Beep, LED indicator
Input Voltage 5VDC±5%
Current @ 5VDC Operating 266mA (typical), 344mA (max.)
Current @ 5VDC Standby 109mA
Power Consumption 1251mW (typical)
Power Supply Input DC5V, 1.5A
Power Supply Output AC100~240V, 50~60Hz
Operating Temperature -20℃ to 50℃ (-4°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature -40℃ to 70℃ (-40°F to 158°F)
Humidity 5%~95% (non-condensing)
Electro Static Discharge (ESD) ±8 KV (direct discharge); ±16 KV (air discharge)
Drop 1.8m
IP Rating IP42
Configuration Tools Nset
Hardware FCC Part15 Class B, CE EMC Class B, IEC 60825-1, KC, RoHS
Standard 5 years


Name View Type
HR42 Halibut HD Corded - print version HR42 Halibut HD Corded.pdf View Datasheet
HR42 Halibut HD Corded User Guide View User Guide
Acuscan Brochure View PDF Brochure
NSet View Software
JPOS View Driver
OPOS View Driver

Available versions

Partnumber Description
NLS-HR4280-H5 2D CMOS Handheld Reader Mega Pixel, High Density (Black surface) with 3 meter coiled USB cable. Autosense, smart stand ready.
NLS-HR4280-H8 2D CMOS Handheld Reader Mega Pixel, High Density (Black surface) with 2 meter RS232 cable and multiplug adapter. Autosense, smart stand ready.


Smart foldable stand (STD20I-42)

Smart foldable stand (STD20I-42)

Mounts & Stands
5V/1.5A Multiplug adapter (ADP100)

5V/1.5A Multiplug adapter (ADP100)

CBL030UA cable

RJ45 - USB coiled 1,5 - 3 meter (CBL030UA)