FluidX Scope™ Single Sample Tube Barcode Reader

  • Instant ‘plug and play’ decoding of both 1D and 2D barcodes
  • Scope BT Wireless is the very first single-tube reader to connect by Bluetooth to iPad and Android tablet devices
  • Dependable decoding displayed in an instant
  • Quick to set up, no calibration, no drivers or software to install
  • Data export direct to any application

Overview

  • FluidX provide dependable decoding solutions. Our range of single-tube and whole-rack sample tube readers are the result of over 15 years of continuous development and innovation, bringing the best products, with the most useful features, to the sample storage market
  • The Scope tube reader range are high-performance, easy to use, portable readers. Scope has the dual capability of decoding any 2D data matrix barcoded tube and reading any tube or rack carrying a 1D linear barcode
  • Given the variety of 2D-barcoded tubes on the market, the Scope range is designed and developed with broad compatibility in mind. Scope can read any 2D barcoded sample tube currently on the market, not only those supplied by FluidX
  • FluidX Scope™ USB single tube reader provides instant “plug and play” decoding of all 2D-barcoded tubes and 1D-barcoded tubes and racks
  • FluidX Scope™ BT Wireless single tube reader is the very first single-tube reader to connect by Bluetooth to iPad and Android tablet devices. No software required, “plug and play”
  • All Scope Readers are supplied with a 5-year warranty

Key Features

Compatible with all 2D-Barcoded Tubes

  • All FluidX Scope single tube readers are compatible with all FluidX sample storage tubes as well as any 2D data matrix barcoded tubes, including those supplied by Greiner, Matrix, Nunc and Micronic
  • Any tube size can be read. Scope will quickly scan barcoded tubes of all sizes, as well as larger capacity tubes including glass compound storage tubes, cry tubes and biological sample tubes

 

Instant 1D and 2D Barcode Reading 

  • Scope takes less than one second to scan any 2D-barcoded tube and display the result
  • The tube ID is displayed instantly on the computer screen for identification or sample entry, or the application can be run in the background
  • The large scanning window and superior decoding technology means the Scope can quickly and easily decode 1D barcodes on racks and tubes

 

Error-Proof Barcode Reading

  • Blue LED target lights are emitted so that positioning the barcode for scanning is error proof, even when the user is wearing gloves
  • Scope reader then automatically scans the barcode (1D or 2D) and confirms a “good read

 

Direct Data Export to Any Application

  • The FluidX keyboard wedge allows you to enter the results into any application
  • Simply place the cursor where the data is to be entered before scanning the tube. The data will instantly be displayed wherever the cursor is positioned.
  • Scope will insert tube data into any application, such as Excel, Notepad, etc.

 

Fast Set Up

  • No need to calibrate, no drivers or software to install before scanning your first 1D or 2D barcode
  • Scope USB simply starts working when plugged into PC or laptop, no external power supply is required due to USB connectivity
  • Scope BT Wireless connects to your tablet device by simply scanning the connectivity barcode provided in the operation manual, powered by rechargeable battery, up to 50,000 tube scans between charges

 

Mobile Decoding

  • Scope BT Wireless allows you to read barcodes anywhere, at any time by using Bluetooth connectivity to provide complete mobility

 

Flexible Connectivity with Scope Wireless BT

  • If multiple devices are used with your tube reader, switching between different Bluetooth-enabled mobile devices can be completed in just a few seconds
  • Scope Wireless BT can be connected to iPad, Android tablet, iPod, iPhone or Android phone or PC/Mac with Bluetooth
  • Bluetooth modem option is available to provide instant connection to any PC or laptop without drivers or software. Simply scan the barcode on the modem to establish connection
Scope™ USB Single Tube Barcode Reader Scope™ BT Wireless Single Tube Barcode Reader
Code formats read Datamatrix , ISO 16022 , square and rectangular format, ECC200, 0 to 20 grid sizes, white on black, black on white, numeric, alphanumeric and 1D linear barcodes Datamatrix , ISO 16022 , square and rectangular format, ECC200, 0 to 20 grid sizes, white on black, black on white, numeric, alphanumeric and 1D linear barcodes
Sensor type Sensor CMOS 1.2 Megapixel (1280 x 960) gray scale Sensor CMOS 1.2 Megapixel (1280 x 960) gray scale
Light source Red LED with blue targeting LED Red LED with blue targeting LED
Read time
Ambient operating temperature -20°C to 55°C -20°C to 55°C
Tube compatibility All tubes in 24, 48, 96, 240 and 384-formats Glass compound storage tubes, cryo tubes, biological sample tubes Rack compatibility All tubes in 24, 48, 96, 240 and 384-formats Glass compound storage tubes, cryo tubes, biological sample tubes Rack compatibility
Rack compatibility Linear barcode types: Codabar, Code 11, Code 32, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128 Linear barcode types: Codabar, Code 11, Code 32, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128
Dimensions 45mm (H) x 75mm (W) x 196mm (D) 45mm (H) x 75mm (W) x 196mm (D)
Operating humidity 10% to 90% (non condensing) 10% to 90% (non condensing)
Power requirements USB connection 5vdc (mA): typical = 4.2vdc (mA): typical & peak = 362mA idle = 80mA, sleep = 20mA Up to 50,000 scans per charge
User interface USB 2.0 HID keyboard Bluetooth (Class II) HID keyboard
Operating system(s) Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows CE, Mac OSX and Linux Wireless Bluetooth HID mode: iOS, Android OS, Windows 8 mobile edition, (Also Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows CE, Mac OSX and Linux) USB Bluetooth Modem mode:

Ordering Information

Part Number Description
20-1003 FluidX Scope™  USB Single Sample Tube Reader (XTR_1Elite)
Single tube reader with large window for all 2D data-matrix labeled tubes and 1D linear barcodes, hardware decoding with USB keyboard wedge
20-1025A FluidX Scope™  BT Wireless Single Sample Tube Reader
Bluetooth portable single tube wireless reader with large window for all 2D data-matrix labeled tubes and 1D linear barcodes, hardware decoding with Bluetooth
20-1025B  20-1025A supplied with additional  10” Lenovo Android Tablet
20-1025C 20-1025A supplied with additional Bluetooth USB Modem for use with any PC