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BHT-600 Series

BHT-600 Series

This impact-resistant terminal brings you reliable and durable performance for extended periods. A backlit keyboard is ideal for low-light environments, with keys designed for trouble-free operation even with gloved hands. It is especially suited for applications in retail, manufacturing, and warehousing.

High-Performance Scanning

Read 1D and 2D Codes Quickly

Read 1D and 2D Codes Quickly

High-depth capability supports both close-proximity and long-range scanning. A 50-degree angle on the scanning head offers ease in reading codes from upper to lower shelves.

See Color and Clarity

See Color and Clarity

The QVGA color LCD displays icons for intuitive ease of use. Also allows display of logos, graphics, and product images.

Durable, Dependable

Durable, Dependable

Tested tough in multiple drops of 1.2 meters (3.9 feet). Depending on functions used, it operates 16 to 27 hours between recharging for optimal uptime.

Smooth Text

Display text smoothly in any size you prefer. Grayscaling feature enhances readability of characters.

Share the Screen and Apps

With identical screens, BHT-600 and BHT-500 models can share screen designs. They can also share applications via a web browser.

Hand-friendly Form

The oval profile is ideal for holding securely. The lightweight body (about 275 grams or 9.6 ounces) prevents user fatigue.

Communications Benefits

Enhanced Keyboard Design

Enhanced Keyboard Design

A backlight illuminates the keyboard, supporting the operator’s accuracy in darkness or dim light. Keys, including eight assignable function keys, are 12 mm wide—to ensure pressing accurately even with gloved hands.

Unmistakable Confirmation

Unmistakable Confirmation

High-volume beeper, 3-color LEDs, and vibrating function ensure the operator of completed scans.


BHT-600 dimensions


Model NumberBHT-604BBHT-604Q


Operating SystemBHT OS
CPU32bit RISC microprocessor
Flash Memory16 MB (user file area approx. 10 MB)16 MB (User file area approx. 8.7MB)


Resolution2.8 in. QVGA (240 x 320 px)
Display SystemColor LCD


MethodLaserArea Sensor
Readable 2D CodesQR Code, Micro QR Code, DataMatrix (ECC200), PDF417, Micro PDF417, Maxi Code, GS1 DataBar Composite
Readable BarcodesEAN-13/-8 (JAN-13/-8), UPC-A/-E, UPC/EAN (with add-on), Interleaved 2 of 5 (ITF), CODABAR (NW-7), CODE39, CODE93, CODE128, GS1-128, STF, GS1 DataBar
Minimum Resolution 2D Codes0.25mm
Minimum Resolution Barcodes0.127mm0.15mm
Reading Reference Position105mm
MarkerArea Guide
PCS Value0.45 or higher
Skew Angle360°
Scanning ConfirmationLED Lights (blue, green and red), Sound and Vibration
Keys28 keys (including power key) + cross-hair cursor key + 2 trigger keys


Optical Interface Communication ModeInfrared ray (IrDA Ver.1.2 compliant)
Optical Interface Transmission SpeedMax. 4 Mbps
Optical Interface Communication DistanceMax. approx. 0.15m
Cable InterfaceRS-232C (Max. 115.2 kbps)


Main BatteryLithium-ion Battery
Operating Time (3)40 hours27 hours

Operating Environment

Temperature Range (5)-5° to 50°C-20 to 50°C
Drop Specifications (6)1.2m height (30 times total)

Physical Characteristics

Weight (with battery)Approx. 265gApprox. 275g


Add'l FunctionalityClock and remote wakeup

(1)The LCD panel is manufactured using high-precision technologies. While its effective pixel count is over 99.99%, please be aware that there may be up to 0.01% of dead or stuck-on pixels.
(2) Communication speed and transmission distance are theoretical values, and may vary according to actual environmental conditions.
(3) In the case of two scans every 10 seconds. Backlight level 1.
(4) In the case of Scanning: Wireless communication: Screen rewriting: Standby = 1:1:1:20. Backlight level: 1. Wireless device turns ON only during communication, otherwise it turns OFF.
(5) Tested value, not guaranteed.

Optional Accessories – Sold Separately

Batteries and Accessories

Part #
Standard Lithium-ion Battery1,880mAh rechargeableBT-20LB

Charging Station

AC AdapterOutput: DC 12V - 4.16A Input: 100 to 240 V AC ±10%. For Brazil and Europe.AD3-3012/3000
AC AdapterOutput: DC 12V - 4.16A Input: 100 to 240 V AC ±10%. For USA, Canada and Mexico.AD3-2012/300002
AC AdapterOutput: DC 5V - 1.5A Input: 100 to 240 V AC ±10%. For Brazil only.AD2-3005/3000
AC AdapterOutput: DC 5V - 1.5A Input: 100 to 240 V AC ±10%. For USA, Canada and Mexico.AD2-2005/300003
Four-slot External Battery Charger*To charge BT-110LA, BT-110L, BT-130LA or BT-20LB batteries. Charge up to four batteries at the same time. AC adapter not included.CH-1104
Single-slot External Battery ChargerTo charge BT-20LB or BT-130LA batteries. AC adapter not included.CH-201B
Single-slot Terminal ChargerAC adapter not includedCH-651

Communication Station

AC AdapterOutput: DC 5V - 1.5A Input: 100 to 240 V AC ±10%. For Brazil only.AD2-3005/3000
AC AdapterOutput: DC 5V - 1.5A Input: 100 to 240 V AC ±10%. For USA, Canada and Mexico.AD2-2005/300003
CableStraight 14m USB cable. Type A Male - Type B MaleCB00US14004A4B1
CableStraight 15m RS-232CCB00RS1500/9901
Direct Connect CableCable RCA audio type connector Ð RS232C communicationCBBHTRS10003902
Single-slot Ethernet CradleFor communication and battery charging. Cable and AC adapter not included. Not sold in the USA.CU-611
Single-slot Serial RS232C CradleFor communication and battery charging. RS232 cable and AC adapter not included.CU-601
Single-slot USB CradleFor communication and battery charging. USB cable and AC adapter not included.CU-621

Other Accessories

Belt Holster - Medium BlackBelt not includedWHBHT-7000/7500
Soft CaseFor BHT-600BSCBHT-600B
Soft CaseFor BHT-600QSCBHT-600Q

Related Software


Part #
Active USB-COM Port DriverUSB-COM port driverFree download
BHT-BASIC 4.0 Development PackSoftware tool for developing applicationsSWBHT-BSC4-DEV
BHT-BASIC4.0 Transfer UtilitySoftware communication between BHT and PCSWBHT-BSC4-TRU
BHT-BrowserBrowsing software to use wireless BHT as WEB clientSWBHT-BROWSE-DN
BHT-Term EmulatorEmulation software to enable a wireless BHT to function as a terminal in online transaction processing (OLTP) run by AS/400, etc.SWBHT-TERM-EM
Transfer Utility DLL Pack (5)DLL for communication between BHT and PC.SW-TUDLL5PACK

All software can be downloaded from DENSO Wave’s QBdirect. Free software and drivers can be used immediately. Other software packages are available as trials. Please contact DENSO ADC to purchase a full license.



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