DataMan 50


DataMan 50 is a compact fixed-mount ID reader that among others offers the following advanced features:

  • Smallest high-performance fixed mount reader
  • Highest read rates for 1-D and 2-D codes
  • Reliability and image feedback

The DataMan 50 reader supports RS-232 and USB interface connections in addition to discrete I/O.It is packaged in a rugged, IP65-rated housing.

Featured capabilities include:

  • Market-leading barcode reading technologies for decoding both 1-D and 2-D symbologies
  • Intuitive Setup Tool for the simplest setup and deployment
  • Various trigger modes (self, single, burst, among others) for the broadest application flexibility


Proprietary Cognex software algorithms give the DataMan 50/60 series unmatched barcode reading performance.

  • 1DMax+™ code reading algorithm with the patent-pending Hotbars image-analysis technology provides higher read rates of 1-D linear barcodes, even those with damage, at a faster pace than ever before.
  • IDQuick® for reading 2-D codes of various mark types.

The DataMan 50/60 series can be used for 1-D and 2-D barcode reading applications in factory automation and logistics. Read multiple codes and mixed-codes (1-D & 2-D) simultaneously. Several common barcode reading applications include:

  • 1-D: Read 1-D barcodes on products that are stopped, slow moving, or presented by hand to the barcode reader.
  • 1-D: Read fast moving 1-D barcodes, including those on ultra fast beverage or food production lines.
  • 2-D: Read stopped, hand presented, or moving 2-D codes printed on labels.
Part No. Category Sub Category Description
DMR-50-DEMO-00-B Cognex Dataman 50 fixed position scanner DMR-50-DEMO-00-B
DMR-50L-00 Cognex Dataman 50 fixed position scanner DMR-50L-00
DMR-50QL-00 Cognex Dataman 50 fixed position scanner DMR-50QL-00
DMR-50S-00 Cognex Dataman 50 fixed position scanner DMR-50S-00
Part No. Category Sub Category Description
DM100-EXTCBL-000 Cables Other Cables Cognex DM100-EXTCBL-000 scanner cable
DM100-HENCL-00 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DM100-HENCL-00 scanner accessory
DM100-PATCH-000 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DM100-PATCH-000 scanner accessory
DM100-PIVOTM-00 Scanner Accessories Stands/Holders/Mounts Cognex DM100-PIVOTM-00 scanner stand holder mount
DM100-PWR-000 Scanner Accessories Power Supplies Cognex DM100-PWR-000 scanner power supply
DM100-RS232-000 Cables RS232 Cables Cognex DM100-RS232-000 scanner rs232 cable
DM100-USB-000 Cables USB Cables Cognex DM100-USB-000 scanner usb cable
DM100-USB-030 Cables USB Cables Cognex DM100-USB-030 scanner usb cable
DM50-ADAPT-01 Cables Other Cables Cognex DM50-ADAPT-01 scanner cable
DM50-CLCOV Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DM50-CLCOV scanner accessory
DM50-CLCOV-ESD Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DM50-CLCOV-ESD scanner accessory
DM50-PWRIO-05 Cables Other Cables Cognex DM50-PWRIO-05 scanner cable
DM50-UBRK-000 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DM50-UBRK-000 scanner accessory
DMA-CONV-1UP-000 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DMA-CONV-1UP-000 scanner accessory
DMA-CONV-2UP-000 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DMA-CONV-2UP-000 scanner accessory
DMA-USBST-520 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DMA-USBST-520 scanner accessory
DM-CARDS-00 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DM-CARDS-00 scanner accessory
DM-CTRLBOX-00 Scanner Accessories Miscellaneous Cognex DM-CTRLBOX-00 scanner accessory
DM-RS232IO-00 Cables RS232 Cables Cognex DM-RS232IO-00 scanner rs232 cable
DM-USBIO-00 Cables USB Cables Cognex DM-USBIO-00 scanner usb cable
Part No. Category Sub Category Description

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