This product is discontinued per 13 May 2020. Click here for more information.

Published on: May 13, 2020

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MT65 Beluga III product discontinuation date

Model Description EOL date EOM date
MT6551-2W MT65 Beluga III Mobile Computer with 4" Touch screen, 2D CMOS imager with Laser Aimer, BT, WiFi, 4G, GPS, NFC, Camera. Incl. USB cable, battery and multi plug adapter. OS: Android 7 13/05/2020 13/05/2025
MT6551-2W-C MT65 Beluga III Mobile Computer with 4" Touch screen, 2D CMOS imager with Laser Aimer, BT, WiFi, 4G, GPS, NFC, Camera. Incl. USB cable, battery, charging & communication cradle and multi plug adapter. OS: Android 7 13/05/2020 13/05/2025

MT65 Beluga III Recommendation of Alternative Product

The upgraded product is – MT65 Beluga IV, which has a better performance.

MT65 Beluga III

Mobile Computers

Redefine mobility and productivity with the MT65 Beluga lll mobile computer

This Android Mobile Computer line has always offered a solid performance and the third incarnation pushes it even further. Highlights of the new device are that it is now equipped with a 2D megapixel barcode scanner and Android 7.0 operating system. Additionally, it supports 4G, Bluetooth, Dual band Wi-Fi, making communication with other devices both quick and easy. The rugged housing of the MT65 Beluga III is sealed to IP65 standards for protection against dust and water and withstands 1.2m drops to concrete. Accessories like a pistol grip and charging cradle are available.

The MT65 Beluga III is a reliable solution for various applications including logistics, express delivery services, warehouse management, retail chains, food traceability, healthcare, distributor management, manufacturing, electricity meter reading and inventory counting.

Android 7.0
4.0" Color screen
1.2M Drop
Micro SD
3800 mAh


Suggested industries:

Megapixel barcode scanner.
Armed with Newland’s fifth generation of UIMG technology 2D megapixel barcode reader, the MT65 Beluga III has an excellent scanning performance. The higher resolution means even small barcodes can be read from a longer distance. That means it is now easier to scan a barcode on a shelf or on a box on the ground without needing to get the mobile computer closer.
Android 7.0 Nougat OS.
The Android OS of the MT65 Beluga III ensures near endless application possibilities. It gives you the data security and admin tools you need for control and complete peace-of-mind.
Rugged construction.
The MT65 Beluga III is sealed to IP65 standards for protection against dust and water and withstands 1.2m drops to concrete.
Extended battery life.
The MT65 Beluga III provides up to 10 hours of battery life, so it is sure to last a full shift for average applications. Is your application more intensive? A replaceable battery and charging cradle with extra battery slot ensure employees can easily switch it out and continue scanning.
Buckets MDM software included.
Each MT65 Beluga III includes Newland’s mobile device management software: Buckets. Buckets enables you to control all units in the field, allowing you to quickly push updates and changes, to send messages and to keep track of all devices from a single location.
Optional Accessories.
Pistol grip, charging & communication cradle, multi charger, holster.
Current models released.
MT6551-2W (without cradle) MT6551-2W-C (with cradle)

Technical specifications

Operating SystemAndroid 7.0
Processor1.3GHz quad-core 64-bit processor
Memory RAM2GB
Memory Flash16GB
Memory Storage Expansion (Max.)Micro SD card (max. 32GB)
Image SensorCMOS 1280 x 960
IlluminationRed LED (625±10nm)
AimingLaser diode
Depth of Field EAN13 (13mil)45-380mm
Depth of Field CODE 39 (5mil)75-180mm
Depth of Field PDF417 (6.67mil)70-170mm
Depth of Field Data Matrix (10mil)50-180mm
Depth of Field QR (15mil)40-220mm
Minimal Print Contrast25%
Scan Angle Roll360°
Field of View Horizontal49.5°
Field of View Vertical37°
Scan ModesTrigger Mode, Sense Mode
Scan Rate60 frames per second
Data capture
1DCode 128, UCC/EAN-128, AIM 128, EAN-8, JAN-8, EAN-13, ISBN/ISSN, UPC-E, UPC-A, Interleaved 25, ITF-6, ITF-14, Deutsche 14, Deutsche 12, COOP 25, Matrix 25, Industrial 25, Standard 25, Code 39, Codabar/NW7, Code 93, Code 11, Plessey, MSI/Plessey, GS1 Databar
2DPDF417, QR Code, Data Matrix, Aztec, etc.
Dimensions (mm)PDA:166(L) × 73(W) × 26(H) Cradle:
WeightPDA:330g (including battery) Cradle:
MaterialPC, ABS
Display4”, WVGA (800×480)
Touch panelСapacitive touch screen
Keypad30 keys (side keys included) with backlight
ButtonsPower Key, Left Scan Key, Right Scan Key, Volume Keys
InterfacesMicro USB
Battery Type3.7V, 3800mAh, removable
Expected Battery Life10 hours
Expected Charge Time4.5-5 hours (charge via AC adapter)
NotificationsVibrator, speaker and multi-color LEDs
Power Supply InputDC5V, 2.0A
Power Supply OutputAC100~240V, 50~60Hz
AudioMicrophone / speaker 
Audio Jack3.5mm earphone
Expansion SlotMicro SD card (max. 32GB)
Camera8 megapixels, auto focus, with LED flashlight
SIM1 SIM card
Ambient Light0 ~ 100000 lux (natural light)
Operating Temperature-20℃ to 50℃ (-4°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature-30℃ to 70℃ (-22°F to 158°F)
Humidity5% to 95% (non-condensing)
Electro Static Discharge (ESD)±15 kV (air discharge), ±8 kV (direct discharge)
WWAN Radio2G:GSM/GPRS/EDGE: B2, B3, B5, B8 (850/900/1800/1900MHz) 3G:WCDMA (B1, B2, B5, B8); CDMA2000 1X/ EV-DO Rev. A (BC0); TD-SCDMA (B34, B39) 4G:TD-LTE (B38, B39, B40, B41),FDD-LTE (B1, B3, B7, B20)
WLAN RadioIEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n, 2.4GHz and 5GHz
WPAN RadioBluetooth 4.0 LE
RFID13.56MHz RFID:ISO14443A/B, MIFARE, FeliCa, NFC Forum Tags, ISO15693
OptionalCharging cradle, wrist strap, shoulder strap, scanner pistol grip
StandardBattery, AC adapter, USB cable
Device Management
SoftwareBuckets (MDM), SOTi (MDM), StayLinked (TE)
CertificationsFCCID, RoHS, IEC62471, EN60950
Warranty2 years


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NS105 Neck strap for holster


PT105 Protection tab for holster


RC105 Rotating clip for holster

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