Intermec Announces New CK3 Rugged Mobile Computer
By press release
EVERETT, Wash.-- Intermec Inc.
(NYSE:IN) announced the CK3 mobile computer which delivers highly
adaptable data and image capture capabilities, along with secure
wireless communications, all in a highly durable handheld package. The
CK3 was specifically designed for warehouse operations and incorporates
many capabilities never available before in one device, including:
- 1D and 2D barcode scanning, both up-close and far-away,
in any orientation and under varied lighting conditions. Offers
unmatched performance on poor quality and damaged barcodes.
- 802.11a/b/g Wireless LAN Radio with Cisco Compatible Extensions (CCX) certification
- VoIP communications supported
- Speech recognition capable
- Bluetooth radio communications
- Handheld or "gun" deployment formats
- RFID Reader option
- Support for a line of compatible Intermec mobile printers
The CK3 begins shipping in late October, and is the second Intermec
rugged mobile computer to operate on Windows Mobile 6.1. The CK3 has a
complete line of accessories including a variety of docking stations,
attachable scan handle, and a snap-on IP30 handheld RFID reader.
In preparing the CK3 for introduction, Intermec provided a wide variety
of solution development partners with early access to the CK3 platform
to ensure all of the most popular industrial-class applications are
available for immediate deployment. The partners were selected based
on their demonstrated expertise in serving the rugged mobile computer
"At a time when the economy and our customers are demanding immediate
solutions that streamline operations, maximize efficiencies, and reduce
costs, the CK3 and our global solution partners are ready to respond,"
said Patrick J.
Byrne, President & CEO of Intermec.
The entire Intermec partner community of Value-Added Resellers and
System Integrators can immediately begin placing orders for the CK3
product line from authorized Intermec Distributors.
"ScanSource is excited about the introduction of the Intermec CK3 as an
industry-leading rugged mobile computer," said Mike Baur, CEO of
ScanSource. "This latest innovation from Intermec helps extend their
leading position in the AIDC industry, and we're looking forward to
witnessing the strong impact it will have on end-users."
Intermec CK3 Solution Partners
CDC Global Services
Computer Task Group
Data Capture Solutions
Denali Advanced Integration
Integrated Warehouse Solutions
(NYSE:IN) develops, manufactures and integrates technologies that
identify, track and manage supply chain assets. Core technologies
include RFID, mobile computing and data collection systems, bar code
printers and label media. The company's products and services are used
by customers in many industries worldwide to improve the productivity,
quality and responsiveness of business operations.