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Honeywell – 4600g General Purpose 2D Imager


The 4600g area imager from Honeywell combines the versatility of area imaging with the speed and cost of linear scanning for demanding retail and commercial applications. Powered by Adaptus imaging, the 4600g is full featured, fast, and cost effective. Durable, with no moving parts to wear out and Honeywell backs this with a best-in-class 3 year warranty.

Product Details

The 4600g combines the right blend of performance and durability
for a wide variety of applications that benefi t from the power and
versatility of a 2D imaging solution.
Powered by Adaptus® Imaging Technology 5.0, the 4600g delivers
high-performance, omni-directional linear and 2D barcode reading
plus the versatility of digital image capture. With Adaptus 5.0,
users can scan barcodes, take digital pictures, paperlessly capture
signatures and more – enabling them to be more productive and
reducing your need to invest in multiple devices.
Featuring a solid-state design and backed by a 5-year warranty the
4600g is built to deliver years of reliable, hassle-free use while a
lightweight, ergonomic design ensures comfort and ease of use for
your operators.



General Purpose Reader Single device covering the broadest range of customer applications.

High Performance and Versatile Data Collection Adaptus Imaging Technology 5.0 provides aggressive,omni-directional reading of all linear and 2D barcodes, plus enables digital image capture.

Advanced Illumination Technology  Enhances performance and ease of use by delivering snappier scanning and minimizing refl ection from shiny items.

Durable and Reliable  Built to last with no moving parts to wear out. Full impact resistant bumpers and a 5 year warranty make the 4600g one of the toughest scanners on the market.

Ease of Connectivity All popular interfaces are on board.
Includes Visual Express™ software for ease-of-integration.
Supports Unifi ed POS standard and Windows® Embedded
for Point of Service, for retail connectivity.

• Disinfectant-Ready Housing Optimal for environments
where scanner must be cleaned frequently with harsh
chemicals. (See reverse for listing of approved cleaners)


Length :
5.3 in. (13.5 cm)
Height :
6.2 in. (15.7 cm)
Width :
3.2 in. (8.1 cm)
Weight :
6.5 oz. (184.3 g)
Height :
6.2 in. (15.7 cm)) (with battery, no media)
Housing :
UL 94V0 grade
Power Requirements :
4.0 – 14VDC at imager
Current Draw (Typical) :
Input 5 V
Scanning 382mA
Idle 53mA
Illumination LEDs :
617nm +30nm
Aiming :
526nm +30nm
Image :
VGA, 752×480. Binary, TIFF, or JPEG output.
Skew Angle :
Pitch Angle :
Motion Tolerance :
Standard: 4 in. (10 cm) per second
Streaming Presentation™ Mode SF: 20 in. (50 cm) per second on 100% UPC/EAN at the plane of optimum focus
 Noise Rejection
Maximum 100mV peak to peak, 10 to 100 kHz
Sealing :
IP41 (Water and Dust Resistant)
Operating Temperature :
32°F to +122°
F (0°C to +50°C)
Storage Temperature :
-40°F to 158°F (-40°C to +70°C)
Humidity :
0 to 95%, non-condensing
Mechanical Shock :
Operational after 50 drops from 6 ft. (1.8 m) to concrete
Ambient Light :
0 to 100,000 lux (full sunlight)
ESD Protection :
Functional after 100 discharges at 15kV
Vibration :
Withstands 5G peak from 22 to 300 Hz
Agency :
International: CB scheme to IEC60950-1 & IEC60825-1 Class 1 LED. USA: FCC Part 15 subpart B Class A. UL listed to
60950-1. Canada: ICES-003 Class A. cUL listed to CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1-03. Europe: CE 2004/108/EC EMC Directive to
EN55022 Class A, EN55024, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3. 2006/95/EC Low Voltage Directive. GS Mark: GS marked for I.T.E.
safety. Australia/NZ: C-Tick mark.
Laser Classifi cation :
Laser Aimer Model only: Class 2 Laser IEC60825-1. Complies with 21 CFR 1040.10 and 1040.11 with Laser Notice No. 50.
1mW max output, 650 nM
per MIL-HDBK-217F Ground Benign exceeds 70,000 hours
Cleaners Approved for Use
with Disinfectant-Ready
Housing :
Sani-Cloth® HB, Sani-Cloth® Plus, CaviWipes™, Virex® 256, 409® Glass and Surface Cleaner, Windex® Blue,
Clorox® Bleach (100%)
2 Dimensional :
PDF417, MicroPDF417, MaxiCode, Data Matrix, QR Code, Aztec, Aztec Mesas, Code 49, and EAN•UCC Composite
Linear :
Codabar, Code 39, Interleaved 2 of 5, Code 93, Code 128, UPC, EAN, RSS, Codablock F, BC412*, and ISBT 128 Concatenation*
Postal (SR/SF Only) :
Postnet, Planet Code, British Post, Canadian Post, Japanese Post, KIX (Netherlands) Post
 OCR Fonts (SR/SF Only) :
Device Management :
Wavelink® Avalanche MC, Soti Mobilink
 Interfaces :
All popular PCs and terminals via keyboard wedge, keyboard replacement/direct connect, USB, TTL level RS-232, wand
emulation (primary interface only) mode, TTL level Serial Wedge, and IBM 46XX retail terminals.
Warranty :
5 years