ASR-A23D is a two-dimensional code reader that can be used by attaching to the various Android devices.
In addition to the various bar code, also supports QR and the beginning GS1 DataBar Composite other major two-dimensional code and PDF417.
|Barcode||Scanning mode||2D Image scanner|
|Reading distance||■Barcode density : Reading distance from tip of scanner
Code39 - 5mil : 5.1 ～ 16.2cm
Code128 - 5mil : 6.3 ～ 12.7cm
PDF417 - 6.6mil : 6.3 ～ 16.0cm
PDF417 - 10mil : 4.5 ～ 22.8cm
100% UPC - 13mil : 5.0 ～ 31.7cm
Code39 - 20mil : 5.0 ～ 49.5cm
Data Matrix - 20mil : 3.8 ～ 34.3cm
QR Code - 20mil : 3.8 ～ 27.9cm
|Scanning amplitude||42° (horizontal); 28° (vertical)|
|Scanning angle||Pitch: ±60° Roll: 360° Skew:±60° ※1|
|Readable barcode type||■1D:
JAN, UPC/EAN, CODE11, CODE39, CODE93, CODE128, ITF(INTERLEAVED 2of5),
DISCRETE 2of5, CHINESE 2of5, MATRIX 2of5, KOREAN 3of5, CODEBAR(NW-7), MSI,
GS1 DATABAR OMNIDIRECTIONAL, GS1DATABAR LIMITED, GS1DATABAR EXPENDED ■2D:
PDF417, MicroPDF417, Data Matrix, GS1 Data Matrix, QR Code, Micro QR Code,
GS1 QR code, Aztec, Composite, Hanxin, Grid Matrix, MaxiCode
Postal: US PostNet, US Planet, UK Postal, Australian Postal, Japan Postal,
Dutch Postal (KIX), UPU FICS Postal, Mailmark
|Light sources||Red light LED|
|Power supply||Battery capacity||Rechargeable lithium-ion batteries, 700mAh|
|Uninterrupted scanning times||Approx. 27,000 times（Approx. 15 hours） ※2|
|Charging method||Magnetic charging cable ※3|
|Charging time||Approx. 2hrs (built-in battery) ※4|
|Key input||2 trigger buttons|
|Appearance||Dimensions (W)x(D)x(H)||2.52×0.39×4.69 inches (64×10×119 mm) ※5|
|Weight (with battery）||About 70g|
|Display LED||Battery level indicator|
|Environment||Working environment||14~113°F (-10~45°C), 20~85%RH (Charging requires 32~113°F (0°C~45°C))|
|Storage environment||-4~140°F (-20~60°C), 10~95%RH|
|IP rate||IP65 compliance|
|Anti-drop||5 feet (1.5m) (Six-sides × 4 corners, one time each) ※6|
|Accessories||Magnetic charging cable, OTG cable|
※1 It depends on the type of barcode.
※2 Verification results from a dedicated application. Reader settings: Beep ON, Vibration ON, Aiming light illuminates only during reading, Reading once every 2 seconds.
※3 A 5V/2A output USB adapter is recommeded for charging. (Not included in the package)
※4 When an Android phone is connected during charging, both the phone and AsReader will be charged simultaneously,
but the Android phone won't be able to communicate with the AsReader while being charged.
※5 Excluding protrusion.
※6 Limited to the body of AsReader.
|Barcode Parameter Manual||Version 1.0||4.5MB||Download(PDF)|
|Barcode Parameters for HID Mode||Version 2.0||423KB||Download(PDF)|
|Datasheets||25 Apr. 2023||109KB||Download(PDF)|
Please read the License Agreement below before downloading.
Please read carefully before using the Software Development Kit "AsReader SDK" (hereafter "SDK") that is developed and offered by the Company (Asterisk Inc.).
However, unless declared otherwise by either the Company or the User up to 30 days prior to the expiration of such period, This Licence shall be renewed for one year under the same conditions.
The User shall not, with respect to the Target Software and the SDK, perform any of the following acts:
If the User needs support with the API Specification document or the content of the Sample Programs, or with the development of User Software, the Company is able to provide this support to the User for a fee.
Furthermore, the contents and conditions of such support shall be determined in a separate contract to be signed by both the User and the Company.
Upon termination of this License, the User shall immediately dispose of any API Specification documents, Libraries, Sample Programs and Modification Programs, and any copies thereof.
The sample application is meant to be a reference during actual development. We cannot give any guarantees on its workability and/or on the source codes and comments etc. Futhermore, our engineers can also offer support during app development and/or fully develop your app for you (both for a fee). Please contact us if you’re interested in that.
|SDK||2.0.1||12 May. 2023||270KB||Download(ZIP)|
|Sample||1.4.2||12 May. 2023||28.7MB||Download(ZIP)|
|FW【!】||1.7.0||12 May. 2023||72KB||Download(ZIP)|
【!】Caution when updating firmware
Please do not do any of the following while the firmware is updating, as it will lead to a malfunction which does not fall under the warranty:
・Remove the AsReader from the Android device
・Allow the Android to go into sleep-mode
・Quit, close or minimize the firmware update application.
Please check the description of the following links page.
The Mfi registration application if necessary also thank you from the following link page.
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