A Guide to Understanding Socket Mobile’s Product Families

January 23, 2023 by Macie Blakeman | BLOG

Socket Mobile’s entire line of data capture products is broken down into several product families, each containing unique features and benefits. To find the data reader that is most likely to enhance the operations of your business, it’s helpful to analyze the varying product families that we offer and understand the advantages each holds for different industries.

We have recently launched a new Knowledge Center Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK) on our website where you can find the tools and educational resources you need to make the best data capture decisions for your business. Under Product Guides, you can find a section called Reader Comparison Guides Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK), which houses several side-by-side comparison charts of data readers and their features and benefits. Here, you can find a page titled Compare Reader Families Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK).

This page consists of a detailed guide to help identify the different Socket Mobile product families and reasons one may choose to integrate one specific family over another.

The families we breakdown & analyze on this page consist of:

  1. The SocketCam Family Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK) (Camera-based barcode scanning)
  2. The SocketScan Family Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK) (Affordable barcode & NFC readers)
  3. The DuraScan Family Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK) (Durable 1D/2D barcode readers)
  4. The DuraSled Family Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK) (sled scanners for Apple and Android mobile devices)<

Using this comparison guide will help direct you toward the product family that will meet your scanning/reading needs and ultimately help you make educated purchasing decisions that will benefit your business in the long run.

Compare Socket Mobile’s Product Families Opens Worldwide Website (AU, EMEA, UK) in the Knowledge Center and get started on your data capture journey.

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Test out our data reading and scanning technology for free with SocketCam. The SocketCam C820 lets you scan directly into your feature application using the camera on your mobile device, ensuring high-performance scanning without the need for an external barcode scanner.