Honeywell 4850dr

The 4850dr document reader is a full-featured imager designed to digitize paper documents for simple and efficient paperless processing, storage and retrieval. Unlike traditional document scanners, the 4850dr imager has no moving parts, requires no regular maintenance, scans barcodes, and comes with a superior three-year warranty.

Does your business need to streamline its recordkeeping? Consider the 4850dr document reader. It leaps past traditional document scanners to offer your business a more capable, more versatile solution that even reads barcodes.
  • Digitize your paper documents for simple and efficient paperless processing, storage and retrieval.
  • Captures crisp images of documents up to 8.5 by 11 inches (A4 format), regardless of the paper or text color.
  • Use the integrated suite of easy-to-use image enhancement tools to sharpen text, improve contrast, reorient or magnify the image.
  • Built-in auto-cropping and an array of file configuration options and compression functions ensure optimum image quality and file size for your application requirements.
  • Scan and read all linear, stacked and 2D barcodes.

We designed the 4850dr imager to give you years of uninterrupted, trouble-free operation. It features a 100% solid-state technology, so there are no moving parts that can fail or require routine maintenance.

And combined with a full three-year comprehensive warranty, the 4850dr delivers unmatched reliability and a low total cost of ownership.



Illumination: Visible white LED, 434 nm and 556 nm Aimer: Visible red VLD, 652.5 ± 7.5 nm


Visual Indicators

Green (for good scan) or image


Host System Interfaces

TWAIN, SANE, USB 2.0 Serial Port Emulation



Dimensions (LxWxH)

383 mm x 340 mm x 365 mm (15.1 in x 13.4 in x 14.4 in)



85 g (3 oz)


Weight - Stand:

2 kg (4.4 lb)



Input Voltage

4.5 to 5.25 VDC


Operating Power

1.75 W (350 mA @ 5 VDC)


Standby Power

0.5 W (100 mA @ 5 VDC)



Operating Temperature

0°C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)


Storage Temperature 

-20°C to 60°C (4°F to 140°F)



5% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing



50 drops from 1.5 m (5 ft) distance (document imager only)


Environmental Sealing 



Light Levels

100,000 lux



±8 KV direct, ±15 KV air



Scan Pattern

Area image (2592 x 1944 pixel array)


Scan Angle

Horizontal field angle: +/-25.5° Vertical field angle: +/-20°


Symbol Contrast

20% minimum reflectance difference


Pitch, Skew, Tilt

45°, 45°


Image Resolution

200 ppi


Image Speed

17 ppm minimum; 8.5 in x 11.0 in (A4) with image processing via TWAIN/SANE/SDKs


Image Format

JPEG: Compression scaled form 0 to 100; BMP: Grayscale; TIFF: Binary, Binary Compressed (Group 4), Grayscale


Decode Capability

Reads standard 1D, PDF, 2D, and Postal symbologies. Visit for complete details.