When selecting a scanning device to use with CartonCloud there are a number of factors you must consider. The below table highlights these key factors to guide you in the right direction when choosing the appropriate scanning device for your operation.
|Factors to consider|
$$ - $$$
Just starting out and have little or no experience with barcode scanning
|More advanced and technical warehouse operations|
Devices that are not on our recommended list
If you can't find a product that you would like to use on our provided list, please use the below self-test guide to check if the device is compatible with the current CartonCloud application.
CartonCloud Scanner Self-Guide Test:
Minimum requirements for software compatibility
To ensure optimal performance of your device please ensure you are using the latest version of the CartonCloud mobile application for both Android and iOS. For Apple devices, ensure you are using a model that supports the latest iOS software.
Bluetooth Barcode Scanner
Bluetooth Barcode Scanners can be connected (via Bluetooth) to either your Apple or Android device, enabling the scanning function from your mobile device whilst using the CartonCloud mobile app. Bluetooth Barcode Scanners are simple to use, will increase efficiency in your operations, and are at the most affordable price point.
The below outlines the different types of Bluetooth Scanners that have been tested with the CartonCloud mobile app for both Apple and Android devices.
Important for Apple Devices: Before choosing your Bluetooth Barcode Scanner you need to ensure you are using an Apple device that supports the latest iOS software.
|Bluetooth Barcode Scanner Device|
Compatible with CartonCloud for Apple Devices (iOS)
Compatible with CartonCloud for Android Devices
|Available for purchase directly from the CartonCloud store||Extra Information|
EYOYO - EY-YH0479
EYOYO 1D, 2D & QR codes Bluetooth mini barcode scanner with USB/Bluetooth/2.4G wireless
Very affordable and simple to use. A great starting point if you want to start scanning within your warehouse.
EYOYO - YA-YH0383
Mini CCD Bluetooth Barcode Scanner
Mini pocket size makes the device very portable and easy to use. At an affordable price point.
2D back clip Bluetooth Barcode Scanner
Designed to clip into the back of your phone, only have to hold one device when scanning a barcode. Is well priced for the functionality it offers.
Mobile Computers are a far more advanced scanning device with greater functionality than the Bluetooth Barcode Scanner. Mobile Computers are only available for CartonCloud on Android and not on Windows CX.
Mobile Computer Device
(Rugged Android Device)
Tested with CartonCloud
|Honeywell CT50||Yes||Honeywell CT50 Setup Instructions|
|Honeywell CK65||Yes||Honeywell CK65 Setup Instructions|
|Honeywell CT60||Yes||Honeywell CT60 Setup Instructions|
|Honeywell CT40||Yes||Honeywell CT40 Setup Instructions|
|Yes||Zebra MC330K Setup Instructions|