2D Image Scan Engine

Z-5212 2D Image Scan Engine
Z-5212 2D Image Scan Engine
Z-5212 2D Image Scan Engine
High scanning speed without compromising performance, Z-5212 is a powerful 2D image scan engine that easily decodes most 1D and 2D barcodes with intuitive aiming accuracy. It also supports standard serial, USB interface that can be easily integrated with most hardware platform. The compact dimension makes installation effortless even in the most space-constrained products, including mobile computers, kiosks, lottery machine and more. Z-5212 is the perfect solution for many industries.
• Ultra small size
• No separate decoder board required
• Flexible interface communications
• Outstanding 1D and 2D scanning performance
• Captures barcodes on mobile phone, tablet, or computer screens


Aiming Element
617 nm LED
Illumination Element
617 nm LED
Optical System
1280H × 800V pixels (1.0M)
Depth of Field
Code39 (5 mil) : 70 - 110 mm
EAN 13 (13 mil) : 60 - 260 mm
(Note: DOF may vary depending on environment condition and barcode quality.)
Min. Bar Width
5 mils (Code39)
Scan Angle
38.2° horizontal, 24.3° vertical
360° (omnidirectional rotational sensitivity)
Print Contrast
30% @ UPC/EAN 100%
Programmable Operation
Beeper tone
System Interface
RS-232(TTL level)HID, USB, USB Virtual com
12 lower contact ZIF connector
Dimensions H x W x L
11.8 × 21.5 × 16.3 mm
Weight (g)
3.5 g
Input Voltage
3.3 VDC or 5 VDC
Operating Current
250 mA typical
CE & FCC DOC compliant
IEC 62471 Exempt
Operating Temperature
0° C ~ 50° C
Storage Temperature
-20°C - 60°C
5%~95% RH (non condensing)
Drop Durability
Designed to withstand 1.5M drops
1D Barcode
UPC/EAN (UPCA/UPCE/ EAN-8/ EAN-13, ISBN (Bookland), ISSN), Code 39 (Standard, Full ASCII, Trioptic, Code 32 (Italian Pharmacode), Code 128, Code 93, Codabar, 2 of 5 (Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, IATA, Chinese 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, Code 11), MSI Plessey, GS1 DataBar (Omnidirectional, Truncated, Stacked, Stacked Omnidirectional, Limited, Expanded, Expanded Stacked)
2D Barcode
PDF417, MicroPDF417, Composite Codes (CC-A, CC-B, CC-C), Aztec (Standard, Inverse), Maxicode, Data Matrix/ ECC 200 (Standard, Inverse), QR Code (Standard, Inverse, Micro)


Technical Support
Data Sheet
Buyer's Guide
Programming Guide
User's Manual
Product Certificates