NuScan 1600U

1D Handheld CCD Barcode Scanner (USB)

MSRP $49.99

The NuScan 1600U is the new addition to Adesso’s Handheld CCD Barcode Scanner Family. Sharing many of its predecessors’ superior qualities, Nuscan 1600U is capable of scanning up to 300 scans per second and scanning away from up to 20 inches thanks to its 32 bit microprocessor.
Programming different settings, editing various datas, and scanning different 1D barcode symbologies has never been easier with it’s built in decoder. Users also don’t have to
worry about breaking the scanner from accidental drops.

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Reliable Data Collection Its built-in decoder can read the majority of 1D barcodes in existence and its driver-less operation makes it easy to use with both Windows and Mac operating systems. Ergonomic Design Easy-to-hold grip and a thumb-switch offer maximum comfort for long scanning use.

Superior Scanning Performance The 300 scans per second scan rate and innovative high pixels CCD engine offers fast and accurate scanning results.

Drop Protection With the scanner’s CCD engine and durable silicone plastic material, it makes the NuScan 1600U less likely to become damaged due to accidental drops.

Long Scanning Range The CCD sensor is able to scan barcodes up a scan depth of 16 inches.


Dimensions (L x W x H): 6.85 x 2.81 x 3.62” (174 x 71.5 x 92mm)
Weight 0.4 lbs (190 g)
Cable Length: 6’ (1.8meters)
Power Input voltage: 5VDC ± 5%
Working Current: 75mA 
Light Source: 675nm visible red LED
Interface: USB
Sensor: Linear CCD Sensor
Minimum Bar Width (1D): 4 mil/0.127 mm @ PCS 90%, Code 39
Depth of Field: 0-12 inches (@20mil EAN-13, PC 100%)
Scan Rate: 300 scans/sec
Scan Angle Roll: ±30°, Pitch: ±60°, Skew: ±60°
Print Contrast:: 25% EAN13 @10 mil
Alert Operation: Blue LED light indicator and beeper
Operating Temperature: -20°C to 50°C (-4°F to 122°F)
Storage Temperature: -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
Operating Humidity : 20% ~ 95% (non-condensing)
Storage Humidity : 5% to 95% (non-condensing)
Shock Resistance: Withstanding 1.5m freefall drops
Regulatory FCC, CE, RoHS
Country of Origin Made in Taiwan

Supported Symbologies EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-13 add-on, EAN-13 5 add-on, ISSN, ISBN, UPC-A, UPC-E, Code 11, Code 2 of 5, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, Codabar, Industrial 2 of 5 , interleaved 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, Code 39 Full ASCII, Standard 2 of 5

System Requirements:

  • Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000
  • Mac OS X and above
  • Interface: USB port


  • Adesso NuScan 1600U Handheld CCD Barcode Scanner
  • Quick Start Guide

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Scan Rate300 scans/Second300 scans/Second300 scans/Second120 scans/Second120 scans/Second24" /Second
Light Source650nm Visible red LED650nm Visible red LED640nm Visible red LED640nm Visible Red LED640nm Visible Red LED650nm Visible Red LED
Support OSWindows/Mac OSWindows/Mac OSWindows/Mac OSWindows/Mac OSWindows/Mac OSWindows/Mac OS
Supported 1D Barcode Technologies

Supported 2D Barcode TechnologiesX
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UPC Code
Package Dimensions
Package Weight

NuScan 1600U


7.5” x 4.5” x 3.3”

0.765 lb