With its compact, modern design and powerful imaging capabilities, the Solaris 7980g fits easily into existing enclosures used in high-volume retail checkout environments such as convenience, drug, specialty, liquor and grocery stores. And you can buy the 7980g device as an omnidirectional 1D scanner. Then affordably upgrade it to a full 2D area-imager when you’re ready.

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Product Details



Dimensions (HxWxD)
148 mm x 152 mm x 85 mm (5.83 in x 5.98 in x 3.35 in)

527 g (19 oz.)


Scanner Unit
Input Voltage
5.0 to 5.2 V (not including auxiliary scanner)

Operating Current:
400mA (not including auxiliary scanner)

Standby Current
270mA (not including auxiliary scanner)

Sleep Mode Current
210mA (not including auxiliary scanner)

Power Supply (sold separately)
Input Voltage: 100 - 240V/50 - 60HZ
Output Current: 5.2V / 1.0 A

Host System Interfaces
USB, Keyboard Wedge, RS232, IBM 46xx (RS485)


Operating Temperature
0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)

Storage Temperature
-20°C to 60 °C (- 4°F to 140°F)

5% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing

Environmental Sealing

Light Levels
100,000 lux


Scan Pattern
Area image (1280 x 960 pixel array)

Motion Tolerance
13mil at optimal focal point

Scan Angle:
Horizontal: 42°; Vertical: 34°

Print Contrast:
25% minimum reflectance difference

Pitch, Skew
+/-65°, +/-75°

Decode Capability
3 year factory warranty


Software downloads can be accessed through the Technical Support Downloads Portal at https://hsmftp.honeywell.com/. Note that you will need to create an account to download any Honeywell software.

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