Magellan 8400 Scanner/Scale

Magellan 8400 Scanner/Scale

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The Magellan 8400 bi-optic scanner is the highest performance 5-sided POS scanner available today. The 8400 improves operational efficiency by achieving outstanding first-pass read rates, and represents the next step in value and checkout productivity from the Magellan family and Datalogic, breaking previous records of performance, reliability and value.

The 8400 can be configured as either scanner or scanner/scale combination with Datalogic’s exclusive, patented All-Weighs® scale platter to ensure accurate produce and bulk food weighing at the checkout. Two remote scale display options are available; a single display on a pole and a dual display on a single pole for applications requiring separate displays for the cashier and customer. Magellan 8400 models are available in three lengths: long, medium, and short (scanner only) to accommodate various POS configurations.
  • Aggressive and ergonomic 360° 5-sided scanning for best in class scanning performance

  • Renowned Magellan brand quality and reliability

  • All-Weighs Scale Platter with integrated Produce Lift Bar or Produce Rail™ (Optional)

  • FirstStrike advanced decoding software delivers the best performance in reading poor quality labels

  • Flash memory for easy software upgrades in the field

  • Multiple interface solution supports all popular host interfaces

  • Powered auxiliary RS-232 port for easy integration of a handheld scanner

  • Supports GS1 DataBar™ codes

  • Checkpoint Systems and Sensormatic EAS compatible (Optional)

Decoding Capability
1D / Linear Codes Autodiscriminates all standard 1D codes including GS1 DataBar™ linear codes
Stacked Codes

GS1 DataBar Expanded Stacked
GS1 DataBar Stacked
GS1 DataBar Stacked Omnidirectional

AC Input

100-250 VAC, 50-60 H

Power Consumption Operating (Maximum): 8 Watts
Operating (Nominal): 7 Watts
Sleep Mode: 4 Watts

ESD Protection (Air Discharge) 25 kV
Humidity (Non-Condensing)

5 - 95%


Operating: 10 to 40 °C / 50 to 104 °F
Storage/Transport: -40 to 70 °C / -40 to 158 °F

Scale Capacities

Adjustments Required: Calibration Only
Capacity: 15.0 kg / 30.0 lb
Maximum Static Weight: 68.0 kg / 150.0 lb
Minimum Increment: 0.005 kg / 0.010 lb
Vibration Immunity: 4 Programmable Filter Settings


Depth (Below Counter): 10.2 cm / 4.0 in
Height (Above Counter): 13.0 cm / 5.1 in
Model 8301 (Short, Scanner Only): 35.6 cm / 14.0 in
Model 8302 (Medium, Scanner Only): 40.1 cm / 15.8 in
Model 8303 (Long, Scanner Only): 50.8 cm / 20.0 in
Model 8304 (Medium, Scanner/Scale): 40.1 cm / 15.8 in
Model 8305 (Long, Scanner/Scale): 50.8 cm / 20.0 in
Width: 29.2 cm / 11.5 in

Reading Performance
Motor Speed

6,000 rpm

Read Height 15.2 cm / 6.0 in
Read Rate (Maximum) 5,200 lines/sec.
Reading Indicators

Beeper (Adjustable Tone and Volume)
Good Read LED

Scan Lines 52
Scan Zone 360°
Sides Read 5 Sides