MS250 High Performance Contact Scanner (1D)

The MS250 is a cost-effective CCD scanner, it is an ideal tool for point-of-sale, document processing applications.

• Aggressive 1D scanning of all linear barcodes

• Compact size, simple plug and play design

• 2 year warranty to cover device against normal wear and tear



The MS250 is a cost-effective CCD scanner, it an ideal scanning tool for a wide range of market applications, such as point-of-sale, document processing, personal data identification, and inventory control.



·  Aggressive scan rate: up to 200 scans/sec

·  Compact size and easy to operate

·  Durable construction: 5 feet (1.5M) drop test to concrete

·  Available to read most 1D barcode types including GS1 DataBar symbology

·  Advanced Scanning technology reads damaged or poorly printed bar codes

·  Multi-interface Communications: USB, K/W , RS232 and USB emulation com port driver 


Easy to operate, User friendly design 


MS250 is so easy to operate, just plug-and-play and connecting it to your computer with USB cable. There is no need to do any additional installation or training and it’s all set and ready to work. Moreover, featuring compact size to ensure users comfort, it is also built in extra loud beeper (90dBa) that confirms positive decode feedback in noisy environments.

Aggressive Scanning Capabilities


With powerful data capture performance to boost the scan speed up to 200 scans per second, MS250 handheld scanner helps users to streamline workflow and increase efficiency. In addition to be equipped with advanced scanning technology, MS250 enhances the maximum compatibility by reading major 1D barcode types including GS1 dataBar symbology, as well as damaged or poorly printed bar codes. 

Durable and Reliable


Designed to work in a tough environment, MS250 is rugged enough to withstand 1.5m drops to concrete and is reliable to be used everyday in any situations. In addition, it offers multiple interface options: Keyboard wedge, USB, RS232 and USB emulation com port driver. With versatile capabilities, MS250 is truly an affordable barcode scanner with high value.

TAA Compliant Barcode Scanners


Model Numbers

  • SKUsMS250-CUCB00-DG:
    MS250, USB Cable, Midnight Blue

    MS250, USB Cable, Beige

    MS250, Keyboard Wedge Cable (PS/2), Beige

    MS250, RS232 Cable, Midnight Blue – (Power Adapter Not Included)

    MS250, RS232 Cable, Beige – (Power Adapter Not Included)

    MS250, Midnight Blue – (No Interface Cable)

    MS250, Beige – (No Interface Cable)

Optical & Performance

  • SensorLinear CCD Sensor
  • IlluminationVisible Red light 635nm LED
  • Ambient Light20,000 Lux Max
  • Scan Rate200 scans/ second ±10%
  • Skew AngleForward & Backward ±10°~30° (±5°)
    Left & Right ± 60° (±5°)
  • Optical Resolution3mil (0.076mm) @ PCS90%
  • Printing Contrast Scale45%
  • Depth of FieldWidth of Field: 80mm
    Reading Distance :Up to 90mm @ 20mil, PCS90%, Code39


  • Host Interface SupportedUSB, RS232, Keyboard Wedge, USB emulation COM port


  • Dimension163.3 x 79 x 62.5mm
  • Weight83g
  • Trigger Switch Life1,000,000 times


  • Operation ModeTrigger Mode, Flash Mode


  • 1D BarcodesCode 39, Full ASCII Code39, Interleave 2 of 5, Standard 2 of 5, UPC A/E, ISBN, MSI/ Plessy, Codabar, Code 11,EAN8/13, JAN8/13, Code 93, Code 128, EAN128, Code32, GS1 databar Code, Matirx25, China postage, LCD25
  • Data FormattingPrefix, Suffix, Code ID


  • Operation VoltageDC 5V ± 5%
  • Current ConsumptionOperation mode:<120mA; Standby mode:<20mA
  • IndicatorBuzzer, LED


  • ESD ProtectionFunctional after 8K Contact and 12K Air
  • Mechanical Shock1.5M onto concrete (scanner only)
  • Operating Temperature0 °C to 50 °C (32 °F to 122 °F)
  • Storage Temperature-20°C to 70°C (-4°F to 158°F)
  • Relative Humidity20% to 95% (Non-condensing)

Regulatory Approvals

  • Regulatory ApprovalsCE, FCC, BSMI, VCCI

What comes in the box

  • The standard package contentsMS250 Scanner
    Interface cable


  • Main Unit2 Years