MS282e 2D Imager Scanner

Need a sleek, efficient, and powerful way to capture 2D barcodes at any budget? The MS282e is a great alternative to more robust scanners with features other readers ignore.

Need a sleek, efficient, and powerful way to capture 2D barcodes at any budget? The MS282e is a great alternative to more robust scanners with features other readers ignore. Its two-dimensional barcode scanning technology works for a wide range of markets and applications, from point-of-sale systems, loyalty cards and mobile coupons in retail stores to general purpose hospitality scanning.




   •  Compact, lightweight, and modern design

   •  Reads all 1D and 2D barcodes

   •  Scan barcodes even on screens of mobile devices

   •  Durable features: IP42 and 5ft drop protection

   •  Long lifecycle trigger design: Up to 10,000,000 times.

   •  Versatile scanning modes: supports both manual and presentation scanning

Intuitive and Easy To Use


Featuring a compact size and an ergonomic housing, the MS282e handheld scanner is easy to hold and operate. Its simple plug-and-play design only requires you to connect it to your computer via USB cable. It’s ready to go without any additional installation or training! This device enhances compatibility by reading major 1D or 2D barcode types, and even reads damaged or poorly printed barcodes, as well as barcodes on screens.



This rugged 2D barcode scanner is truly enterprise-ready. It features an IP42 environmental seal against moisture and dust and a 5ft drop specification. The MS282e barcode scanner offers a presentation mode that allows you to scan barcodes automatically without pressing buttons. Alternatively, it can be used manually in trigger mode. With the barcode scanner stand (optional), presentation mode provides a simpler way to use the MS282e that ensures longer service time. Thanks to its built-in versatility, the MS282e is truly an elegant barcode scanner with high value.

Scan Barcodes on Various Display Panels

Keep it fast, secure, and smart.

The MS282e precisely scans QR codes(2D) even on the rounded, small screen of an Apple watch, simplifying payment to maximize the customer checkout experience. The MS282e further empowers checkout associates with the right tools to forge smarter retail stores.






TAA Compliant Barcode Scanners


Model Numbers

  • SKUsMS282-3UCB00-SG: MS282e 2D Scanner

Optical & Performance

  • Sensor640 X 480 CMOS
  • Aiming ElementRed LED (625nm)
  • IlluminationWhite LED
  • Ambient Light0~100,000lux (natural light)
  • Skew Angle± 60°
  • Pitch Angle Sensor± 60°
  • Roll Angle0 – 360°
  • Optical Resolution(1D)≥3mil (1D, (2D)≥6.67mil
  • Printing Contrast Scale25%
  • Depth of FieldSYMBOLOGY / X-DIM TYPICAL RANGE* Near Far
    EAN-13 (13mil): 60mm-350mm
    Code 39 (5mil): 40mm-150mm
    PDF417 (6.7mil): 50mm-125mm
    Data Matrix (10mil): 45mm-120mm
    QR Code (15mil): 30mm-170mm


  • Host Interface SupportedUSB


  • Dimension7 in x 1.8 in x 2.4 in / 179.7 mm x 47.5mm x 51.3mm
  • Weight4.4oz / 125g
  • Trigger Switch Life10 million times


  • Operation ModeTrigger Mode, Presentation Mode


  • 1D BarcodesCode 128, EAN-13, EAN-8, Code 39, UPC-A, UPC-E, Codabar, Interleaved 2 of 5, ITF-6, ITF-14, ISBN, ISSN, Code 93, UCC/EAN-128, GS1 Databar, Matrix 2 of 5, Code 11, Industrial 2 of 5, Standard 2 of 5, AIM128, Plessey, MSI-Plessey
  • 2D BarcodesPDF417, QR Code, Micro QR, Data Matrix
  • Data FormattingPrefix, Suffix, Code ID, Reformatting Date


  • Operation VoltageDC 5V +/- 10%
  • Current ConsumptionOperation mode: <110mA
    Standby mode: <7mA
  • IndicatorBuzzer, LED


  • ESD ProtectionFunctional after 8K Contact and 12K Air
  • Mechanical Shock5ft / 1.5M onto concrete (scanner only)
  • Operating Temperature14ºF to 122ºF / -10°C to 50°C
  • Storage Temperature-4ºF to 140ºF / -20°C to 60°C
  • Relative Humidity95% non-condensing
  • IP RatingIP42


  • Items■ Hands-Free Stand

Regulatory Approvals

  • Regulatory ApprovalsCE, FCC, BSMI, VCCI

What comes in the box

  • The standard package contents■ MS282e Scanner
    ■ USB Cable