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Integrated Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS)
Deactivation Antenna for Checkpoint EAS Systems
The digital scanner’s optional EAS deactivation feature includes an integrated RF antenna which, when attached to
a Checkpoint EAS deactivation system, supports deactivation of EAS security labels while scanning a product at
the Point-of-Sale. This allows removing the merchandise from the store without activating the security alarm.
EAS Deactivation Range
There are several adjustments that can be made on the Checkpoint Deactivation System side. Contact Checkpoint
Systems, Inc. for details.
DS9208 Host Interface Cables and EAS
The digital scanner requires a special EAS scanner cable to connect to the Checkpoint EAS deactivation system.
These cables are available for a variety of hosts types (e.g., USB, RS-232, RS-485).
Checkpoint Contact Information
Checkpoint Headquarters (New Jersey): 800-257-5540.
Outside the United States: +1-856-848-1800.
Symbol Density Bar Code Type
Typical Working Ranges
5.0 mil Code 39 0 in / 0 cm 4.5 in / 11.4 cm
10 mil 80% UPCEAN 0 in / 0 cm 8.5 in / 21.6 cm
13 mil 100% UPC 0 in / 0 cm 10.5 in / 26.7 cm
6.6 mil PDF417 0 in / 0 cm 3.8 in / 9.6 cm
10 mil Data Matrix 0 in / 0 cm 4.7 in / 11.9 cm
NOTE Contact your local Checkpoint representative to help connect the EAS deactivation system to insure