There are a plethora of barcode scanners on the market. Sometimes it can be daunting to wade through the different options, and find the proper fit for your business needs. Total Barcode has the best selection of top brand barcode scanners at the best prices. Contact one of our helpful sales reps to put together the perfect POS package, or see if we can price match the competition.
1D laser scanners are your basic, entry-level scanner for most small businesses that are selling their own products, or barcoding their own inventory. CCD readers are inexpensive, and a lower-tier, entry-level scanner than the laser scanner.
1D linear imagers are slightly fancier than a CCD scanner, and their prices - as well as performance - are on par with 1D laser scanners. Omni-directional scanners allow you to scan barcodes from any angle. They're more expensive than basic scanner models, but are exceptionally useful for taking inventory, and scanning products that have awkwardly placed barcodes.
The higher-end scanners are 2D, and 2D omni-directional scanners. 2D scanners allow you to scan QR and Data Matrix codes, as well as basic UPC and EAN-13 codes. Some of these scanners also have the capability to scan codes from smart phone screens.