ClickCease Cognex DataMan 500 Series - Proprietary Chip Barcode Readers
Cognex DataMan 500 Series Specifications Credit: Cognex Corporation

DataMan 500 Series Features and Specifications

Cognex Dataman 500 Series barcode readers

The DataMan 500 Series is the first ID reader to use a proprietary vision chip dubbed the Cognex VSoCTM. The DataMan 500's VSoC allows unrivaled barcode reading performance and ease-of-use not found in other image-based or laser systems on the market today.

  • Accurate and reliable reading of complex barcodes
  • Fast barcode processing for high productivity
  • Intuitive and efficient use of the barcode reader


Exploring the DataMan 500 Series Barcode Reader Models

The DataMan 500 Series includes a range of barcode reader models that provide image based

flexibility and customization options to suit different application requirements. Each model is designed for specific needs and offers unique features and capabilities.

One of the models in the DataMan 500 Series is the DataMan 510, which combines high-performance with excellent ease of use. It is an ideal choice for applications that demand fast and reliable barcode reading, such as sorting systems, manual assembly lines, or small-scale logistics operations.

DataMan 550 barcode reader

Another model in the series is the DataMan 550, which offers advanced image formation technology, ensuring reliable reading of barcodes with low contrast or damaged codes. This model is particularly suitable for industries where barcodes may be subjected to challenging conditions, such as automotive manufacturing, electronics, or pharmaceuticals.

DataMan 560 barcode reader

For businesses that require both barcode reading and image capture capabilities, the DataMan 560 provides a comprehensive solution. This model allows users to capture and store images of barcodes along with decoded data, facilitating better traceability and quality control in industries like food and beverage, healthcare, or document management services.

With the DataMan 500 Series Barcode Reader, businesses have access to a range of models designed to meet their specific needs, ensuring reliable and efficient barcode scanning to support their operations. Whether it's high-speed decoding, barcode verification, or data tracking and analysis for laser systems, the DataMan 500 Series has a solution for every application.

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Cognex delivers the widest range of image-based factory automation and distribution products to help companies like you ensure error-free production, lower costs, and manage your supply chain:

  • Barcode readers to ensure part and product traceability
  • Vision systems and software for quality inspection and automation
  • Vision sensors to detect part features and verify assembly
  • Laser profilers for 3D inspection to further optimize quality