Zebra TC57


Zebra's TC57 touch computer

The ultimate in enterprise-class touch computing

The TC57 Touch Computer builds on the highly successful TC56, adding a new platform and new capabilities to deliver the ultimate in enterprise-class touch computing. You get the ultimate user experience — the simplicity of Android with all the business features workers need to maximize productivity and minimize process cycle times. You get the ultimate technology advancements on a cutting edge platform, maximizing the benefits of mobility today, with the future proofing you need to serve your business tomorrow. You get the ultimate collection of value-add apps, Mobility DNA, with four new complimentary solutions that deliver unparalleled functionality — including the best possible WiFi performance, centralized control of the device update process, control over access to Google Mobile Services (GMS) and more. And optional Visibility Services offer the ultimate in device management capabilities to maximize device value.

Need to capture multiple barcodes on a single label or data on a form, such as checkboxes, text fields, signatures and more? You can do it all with the press of a single button with Zebra’s SimulScan, a no-cost pre-installed Mobility DNA application.


  • Full shift power your workers can count on
  • Active Edge™ Touch Zone for One-touch Feature Access
  • Android for instant familiarity
  • Advanced touchscreen technology
  • Easily capture it all — barcodes, labels and documents
  • Rugged and ready for the toughest business day



Dimensions: 6.1 in. L x 2.9 in. W x 0.73 in. H 155 mm L x 75.5 mm W x 18.6 mm H
Weight: 8.8 oz./249 g with battery
Display: 5.0 in. High Definition (1280 x 720); exceptionally bright, outdoor viewable; optically bonded to touch panel
Imager Window: Corning Gorilla Glass
Touchpanel Dual mode capacitive touch with stylus or bare or gloved fingertip input (conductive stylus sold separately); Corning Gorilla Glass; water droplet rejection; fingerprint resistant antismudge coating
Backlight: LED backlight
Power: Rechargeable Li-Ion, PowerPrecision +, 4300mAh/15.48Wh typical, 4.2V Cell Charge voltage, Cell nominal voltage 3.6V, Improved battery metrics for better battery management; fast USB charging (500 mA)
Expansion Slot: User accessible MicroSD up to 32GB SDHC and up to 256 GB SDXC
SIM Slots: TC57 only: 1 nano SIM
Network Connections: TC52/TC57: WLAN, WPAN (Bluetooth), USB 2.0, High Speed (Host and Client) TC57 Only: WWAN
Notification: Audible tone; multi-color LEDs; vibration
Keypad: On-screen keypad and enterprise keyboard
Voice and Audio: Three microphones with noise cancellation; vibrate alert; Front facing speaker; Bluetooth wireless headset support; High quality speaker phone; PTT headset support; cellular circuit switch voice; HD Voice; and SWB & FB audio
Buttons: Six programmable buttons for maximum flexibility: Back button, dual dedicated scan buttons, dedicated push-to-talk button and volume up/down buttons


CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 660 octa-core, 2.2 GHz
Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo with Zebra’s Restricted Mode for control over GMS and other services
Memory: 4GB RAM/32GB Flash


Operating Temp.: -4°F to 122°F/-20°C to 50°C
Storage Temp.: -40°F to 158°F/-40°C to 70°C
Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
Drop Specifications: Multiple 4 ft./1.2 m to tile over concrete over -10°C to 50°C (14°F to 122°F) Multiple 6ft. drops to concrete with the rugged boot accessory per MIL STD 810 G
Tumble Specification: 500 1.6 ft./0.5 m tumbles, meets or exceeds IEC tumble specification
Sealing: IP67 and IP65 per applicable IEC sealing specifications
Vibration: 4 g’s PK Sine (5 Hz to 2 kHz); 0.04 g 2/Hz Random (20 Hz to 2 kHz); 60 minute duration per axis, 3 axis
Thermal Shock: -40° F to 158° F/-40° C to 70° C rapid transition
Electrostatic Discharge (ESD): +/- 15kv air discharge; +/- 8kv direct discharge; +/- 8kv indirect discharge


Light Sensor: Automatically adjusts display backlight brightness
Magnetometer: eCompass automatically detects direction and orientation
Motion Sensor: 3-axis Accelerometer with MEMS Gyro
Pressure Sensor: Automatically detects altitude information for locating (TC57 only)
Proximity Sensor: Automatically detects when the user places the handset against head during a phone call to disable display output and touch input


Scanning: SE4710 imager (1D and 2D) with extraordinary range: Scan range – Code 39 barcode: 20 Mil: 1.8 in. to 32.0 in./4.5 cm to 81.3 cm 3 Mil: 3.1 in. to 5.6 in./7.9 cm to 14.2 cm Digimarc support
Camera: Front — 5 MP; f/2.0 aperture Rear — 13 MP autofocus; f/2.2 aperture; flash LED generates balanced white light; supports Torch mode
NFC: ISO 14443 Type A and B; FeliCa and ISO 15693 cards; P2P mode and Card Emulation via Host. TC57 Only: Card Emulation via Host and UICC


Radio Frequency Band: Supports VoLTE , Carrier Aggregation up to 3DL CA LTE FDD: 700/800/850/900/1800/1900/ AWS/2100/2600 (28,13,14,12,17/19,20/5,26/8/3/2, 25/4,66/1/7); LTE TDD: 1900/2300/2500 (39/40/41,38); UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+: 850/900/AWS/1900/2100 (5/8/4/2/1); GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900
GPS: TC57 only: Autonomous, Concurrent GPS; GLONASS; Gallileo; BeiDou, and A-GPS. Supports IZAT™ XTRA
Multimedia: Wi-Fi Multimedia™ (WMM) and WMM-PS; Including TSPEC


Radio: TC52: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/d/h/i/r/k/v3/w; Wi-Fi™ certified; IPv4, IPv6, 2×2 MU-MIMO TC57: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/d/h/i/r/k/v3/w; Wi-Fi™ certified; IPv4, IPv6, 5GHz 2×2 MU-MIMO
Data Rates: 5GHz: 802.11a/n/ac — up to 866.7 Mbps 2.4GHz: 802.11b/g/n — up to 300 Mbps
Operating Channels: Channel 1-13 (2412-2472 MHz): 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13 Channel 36-165 (5180-5825 MHz): 36,40,44,48,52 56,60,64,100,104,108,112,116,120,124,128,132,136,14 0,144,149,153,157,161,165 Channel Bandwidth: 20, 40, 80 MHz Actual operating channels/ frequencies and bandwidths depend on regulatory rules and certification agency.
Security and Encryption: WEP (40 or 104 bit); WPA/WPA2 Personal (TKIP, and AES); WPA/WPA2 Enterprise (TKIP and AES) — EAP-TTLS (PAP, MSCHAP, MSCHAPv2), EAP-TLS, PEAPv0-MSCHAPv2, PEAPv1-EAP-GTC and LEAP.EAP-PWD
Certifications: WFA (802.11n, WMM-PS, 801.11ac, PMF)
Fast Roam: PMKID caching; Cisco CCKM; 802.11r; OKC


Bluetooth: Class 2, Bluetooth v5.0, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)


Subject to the terms of Zebra’s hardware warranty statement, the TC52/57 Series is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 1 (one) year from the date of shipment. For complete warranty statement, please visit: www.zebra.com/warranty


Zebra OneCare Essential and Select support services Zebra Visibility Services — Asset Visibility Service (AVS) and Operational Visibility Service (OVS)3