Datalogic Heron 3100

Heron 3100

Datalogic Heron 3100 Barcode Scanner

Turn on your cool

Heron is the new black

Go beyond a simple scanning experience, and kick up your checkout presence to a whole new level. Bridging the gap between man and machine, the Heron™ HD3100 linear imager brings high style along with technology to the modern point of sale. Utilizing a fresh approach to conventional bar code reading, your customers and employees alike will delight in its mastery of form and function.

Your brand is important to your business and your customers; it defines and sets the stage for your enterprise. The elegant silhouette of the Heron imager extends your brand experience to the final interaction at the point of sale with your customers, reflecting the same artful considerations you put into your merchandising. Offering multiple opportunities to incorporate your company’s brand identity, the Heron HD3100 imager allows you to compose the perfect blend – combining your logo and top cover color with customized visual and audio feedback, all designed to reinforce the value extended by your business to your customers.

No problems. No worries. The Heron imager is a song of productivity and seamless performance. A fusion of the features your business needs, the fashionable style customers love, and the enticing allure of light and sound, you are empowered to deliver the most unique scanning solution available to your POS checkout operations.


  • Innovative and unique design raises the bar for cutting-edge POS checkout experience
  • In-mold decorated top cover – Choice of Carbon-Fiber or Silver designs
  • Multiple changing color LEDs on sides and top
  • Polyphonic speaker for a wide variety of choices for audio feedback
  • Easily customized with logo, top cover, and visual/audio feedback
  • Datalogic patented ‘Green Spot’ technology for aiming and good-read feedback
  • Automatic switching between handheld and hands-free operation
  • EASEOFCARE Service Plans offer a wide range of service options to protect your investment, ensuring maximum productivity and ROI



1D / Linear Codes: Auto discriminates all standard 1D codes including GS1 DataBar™ linear codes.
Postal Codes: China Post
Stacked Codes: GS1 DataBar Expanded Stacked; GS1 DataBar Stacked; GS1 DataBar Stacked Omnidirectional


Current: Operating (Maximum): <500 mA @ 5 VDC Operating (Typical): <300 mA @ 5 VDC
Input Voltage: 5 VDC +/- 5%


Ambient Light: 0 – 100,000 lux
Drop Resistance: Withstands repeated drops from 1.5 m / 5.0 ft onto a concrete surface.
ESD Protection (Air Discharge): 16 kV
Humidity (Non-Condensing): 5 – 90%
Particulate and Water Sealing: IP40
Temperature: Operating: 0 to 50 °C / 32 to 122 °F, Storage/Transport: -20 to 70 °C / -4 to 158 °F


Interfaces: RS-232 / USB / Keyboard Wedge Multi-Interface


Colors Available: Black; White Other colors and custom logo options are available for minimum quantity purchase.
Dimensions: 15.2 x 15.3 x 6.8 cm / 6.0 x 6.0 x 2.7 in
Top Cap Design: Carbon-Fiber; Silver
Weight: 150.0 g / 5.3 oz


Imager Sensor: CCD Solid-State (2,500 pixels)
Print Contrast Ratio (Minimum): 15%
Read Rate (Maximum): 270 reads/sec.
Reading Indicators: Beeper (Adjustable Tone and Volume); Datalogic ‘Green Spot’ Good Read Feedback; Side and Upper Illumination; Good Read LED
Resolution: (Maximum) 0.100 mm / 4 mils


Typical Depth of Field: Minimum distance determined by symbol length and scan angle. Printing resolution, contrast, and ambient light dependent. 5 mils: 5.0 to 15.0 cm / 2.0 to 6.0 in 10 mils: 2.0 to 35.0 cm / 0.8 to 13.8 in 13 mils: 2.0 to 40.0 cm / 0.8 to 15.7 in 20 mils: 2.0 to 60.0 cm / 0.8 to 23.6 in


Agency Approvals: The product meets necessary safety and regulatory approvals for its intended use. The Quick Reference Guide for this product can be referred to for a complete list of certifications.
Environmental Compliance: Complies to China RoHS; Complies to EU RoHS directive
LED Classification: IEC 62471 Exempt Class


Datalogic Aladdin™: Datalogic Aladdin configuration program is available for download at no charge.
OPOS / JavaPOS: OPOS and JavaPOS utilities are available for download at no charge.
Remote Host Download: Lowers service costs and improves operations


Warranty: 5-Year Factory Warranty