QX - 870

Industrial Raster Laser Scanner

Barcode Reader


The QX-870 has a plug and play setup as an easy to use solution for barcode track and trace and control applications, featuring a programmable sweeping raster and Intelligent Raster to read multiple codes in differing positions including, damaged or mis-aligned codes.

At a Glance

Scans/second:       300 to 1400

Read Range:

1 to 30” (25 to 762 mm)



Ethernet, Optional Embedded Ethernet TCP/IP


Enclosure: IP54


ESP®Easy Setup Program:

Easy setup and configuration

EZ Button:

Easy reader setup and configuration -

no computer required.

Visible Indicators:

Good read- green flash and LEDs.

Sweeping Raster

Reads multiple barcaodes at diferent distances

QX Platform:

ProvideS simple connectivity, networking, and high performance decoding.


Height: 4.29” (109 mm)
Width 3.74” (95 mm)
Depth: 1.76” (45 mm)
Weight: 16 oz. (453 g)


Enclosure: IP65 rated
Operating Temperature: 0° to 50° C
(32° to 122° F )
Storage Temperature: -50° to 75° C
(-58° to 167° F )
Humidity: Up to 90% (non-condensing)


Heavy Industrial: EN 61000-6-2:2005
Radiated Emissions: EN 55022:2006
Class A 30-1000 MHz
Conducted Emissions: EN 55022:2006
Class A .15-30 MHz

Communication Interface

Interface: RS-232/422/485 and/or Ethernet


Standard: Code 39, Codabar, Code 93,
Interleaved 2 of 5, Code 128, PDF417,
Micro PDF417, Pharmacode, UPC, GS1 Databar
Applications Standard: UCC/EAN-128, AIAG


Laser Light

Type: Laser diode
Output Wavelength:
655 nm nominal
Operating Life: 50,000 hours @ 25° C
Safety Class: Visible laser: Class 2


Power Requirement: 10–28 VDC, 200 mV
p-p max ripple, 270mA at 24 VDC (typ.)

Scanning Parameters

Mirror Type: Rotating, 10-faceted

Scan Rate: Adjustable from 300 to 1400

scans/sec; default is 500 scans/sec

Scan Width Angle: Typically 60°

Pitch: ±50° max. Skew: ±40° max.

Label Contrast: 25% min. absolute dark to light differential at 655 nm wavelength


Point-to-Point, Point-to-Point w/RTS/CTS,

Point-to-Point w/XON/XOFF, Point-to-Point

w/RTS/CTS & XON/XOFF, Multidrop, Daisy

Chain, User-Defined Multidrop, Ethernet

TCP/IP, EtherNet/IP

Discrete  I/O

Input 1/Trigger/New Master: Bi-directional

optoisolated 4.5–28V rated (13 mA at 24 VDC)

Outputs (1, 2 & 3): Optoisolated,

1–28V rated, (ICE <100 mA at 24 VDC,

current limited by user)

QMS Certification

Application Examples