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Material-handling vehicle operators need a device that can handle multiple tasks quickly and easily. Whether they are moving incoming shipments in a warehouse into inventory, moving containers on and off ships or trains, or moving baggage to and from departing and arriving planes, they need to achieve maximum throughput and accuracy. With the VC80 vehicle mounted computer, they will.

Full Windows support means the data that operators need to complete tasks faster and more accurately is always at their fingertips. The VC80‘s rugged design is also built to handle all-day vibrations, pounding and the toughest indoor and outdoor environments. Featuring a compact design and flexible mounting options, the VC80 will fit easily in any vehicles, including the most space-constrained forklifts, clamp trucks, yard mules and more. The VC80 provides real desktop power for vehicle operators.


Fits in virtually any warehouse/material handling vehicle
Multiple mounting options, including standard RAM mounts, combine with a compact size for an easy fit and easy mounting even in the smallest vehicles. A 10-second quick release mount makes it easy to move the VC80 to another vehicle during vehicle maintenance or device repair.

Freezer-ready for the coldest supply chain
The VC80 is the only Full Windows vehicle computer on the market with dedicated features for freezer condensing environments. A heated screen, heated boards and heated UPS battery enable continuous operations in freezer environments. And inside and outside
temperature sensors identify condensing circumstances sers get true frost-free and condensation-free operation with touchscreen, board and battery heaters, plus smart temperature sensors that automatically control heater and heating speed.

Maximum rugged design
The VC80 is ready for the toughest environments with dust-and-watertight IP66 sealing, sealed connectors and extreme temperature, shock and vibration testing. Users can also choose between 1,000 NITs for a super bright screen that is easy to see outdoors or 400 NITs for indoor operation. The very loud front facing speaker and instantly accessible volume control make it easy to hear scanner feedback and app notifications.

Backward compatibility with accessories/mounting

Your customers can minimize costs while migrating to the latest device with a true “drop-in” replacement. The VC80 is compatible with many accessories of legacy VC50, VC70, 82xx and 85xx vehicle computers

Programmable macro keys simplify complex ERP and WMS operations
With six direct and six soft programmable keys, multi-step processes can be executed with one key press, boosting throughput and productivity.

Superior voice and audio support
The VC80 is designed for voice in the loudest environments. A very loud front facing speaker and instantly accessible volume control make it easy to hear scanner feedback and app notifications. The VC80 also supports modern voice applications through a tethered Speaker/Mic

Superior radio system
Key advantages of the VC80’s wireless communications include support for the latest 802.11ac standard, various antenna options and an optional GPS receiver with DGPS support

Repairable, right on the spot
Since the touchscreen—the most frequently damaged component—is field replaceable, trips to the service depot are eliminated, increasing device availability and return on investment.

Comprehensive Windows operating system (OS) support
The VC80 supports Embedded Standard 7 or Windows 7 Professional. It’s also Windows 10 ready, making it easy to extend virtually any PC-based app to material handling vehicles.

Flexible data entry—touch or optional keyboard
The touchscreen’s soft keyboard and haptic vibration feedback make it easy to use touch input, even with the thickest gloves. Or users can choose to mount an optional keyboard on the bottom or side of the VC80. Need a separate handheld scanner? With a quick scan of the pairing bar code printed on the VC80 with Zebra’s LS3478 or DS3578 handheld or RS507 ring-style cordless scanners, workers are up and running.

The primary markets for the VC80 are:

  • Warehousing
  • Distribution
  • Transportation & Logistics
  • Manufacturing

Warehousing applications:

  • Receiving
  • Picking
  • Packing
  • Shipping
  • Cross-dock and replenishment
  • Inventory management
  • Work in Process (WIP)

Distribution applications:

  • Receiving
  • Picking
  • Packing
  • Shipping
  • Inventory management

Transportation & Logistics applications:

  • Pickup and delivery
  • Fleet management/maintenance
  • Proof of delivery
  • Baggage and cargo tracking
  • Dispatch and dynamic routing
  • Stock keeping
  • Signature capture
  • Receiving and shipping
  • Maintenance and repair facilities

Manufacturing applications:

  • Receiving
  • Picking
  • Packing
  • Shipping
  • Inventory management