Handy, small, lightweight and still robust is this PHL1700 programmable handheld terminal from Opticon. The laser beam of the PHL1700 will read the bar codes from touch to 30cm distance. Opticon's PHL1700 terminal can be connected to other equipment, like modem, RF-readers and printers. Also IRDA communication is provided on the PHL 1700. The PHL1700 terminal from Opticon is a programmable handheld terminal with a compact body, well suited for a variety of indoor portable applications. The PHL1700 is equipped with a built-in laserscanner that can scan all popular bar code labels at varying distances. Opticon's PHL 1700 terminal can be programmed in C language. The plain keyboard and graphic display enable the user to use the terminal in a clear and easy way.