Eugene – September 29, 2017 - Datalogic, a global leader in automatic data capture and industrial automation markets, announces the Joya™ Touch A6 Healthcare (HC) device. This multi-purpose device is ideal for use in bedside care, medical staff real-time communication, medication administration, and other data collection activity in healthcare applications.
“The Joya Touch A6 Healthcare device combines the industry’s first wireless charging technology, Datalogic’s state-of-the-art 2D reading capabilities and the flexibility of the Android operating system housed in a chemical resistant plastic housing,” states Paul Timmerwilke, General Manager Healthcare Unit at Datalogic. “Making this device an exceptional alternative to the consumer grade tablets in use at many healthcare facilities today.”
The Joya Touch A6 HC device architecture incorporates the Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and runs the Android™ 6 Marshmallow operating system (field upgradable to Android 7.1 Nougat). Its ergonomic design and ease of use is available in two form factors: a handheld version resembling a smartphone and a pistol grip version with a comfortable trigger. The device is charged using the healthcare industry’s first wireless charging technology eliminating the need to clean contacts on the unit and cradle. This feature radically reduces support costs and extends the device life. Multi-bay and single bay charging cradles support both form factors.
This device offers six charging profiles, allowing users to choose the profile that best suits their needs. Fully charged status is achieved in only 2 hours and the Boost Recharge feature ensures 80 minutes of use after only 15 minutes of charging.
Two way voice communications using the Voice over Internet Protocol keeps staff connected throughout the enterprise. Wireless communications are handled through enhanced Wi-Fi connectivity with IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n in both 2.4GHz and 5.2 GHz bands and Bluetooth® Wireless Technology. Further features include:
- 4.3” FWVGA multi-touch display
- 3-Axis Accelerometer detects changes in screen orientation
- Datalogic SoftSpot™ technology for innovative triggering through the touch display
- Corning Gorilla® Glass 3 protects the display
- Advanced 2D imaging technology
- Datalogic’s patented ‘Green Spot’ technology for visual good-read feedback
- Vibration alert
- Outstanding 12 hour battery life
The Joya Touch A6 HC device is an ideal solution for use in the various areas within different healthcare environments.