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The Opticon NFT-8175 is a close-range CCD fixed mount scanner that's available with either a front-view (I) or side-view (L) case. The NFT-8175 CCD scanner reads and decodes 1D barcodes at a blazing 700 scans/second making it the ideal solution for unattended scanning of barcodes in variety of OEM and fixed mount scanning applications including laboratory and industrial automation and pharmaceutical and healthcare solutions.

NFT-8175 product highlights include:

  • Best cost-to-performance ratio in fixed mount CCD scanners
  • Extremely fast at 700 scans per second
  • Packaged in a compact, durable metal housing
  • Complete unit with integrated decoder
  • Easily adapts into a wide variety of OEM and fixed mount scanning applications
  • Two models available: I - the scan window is in the front, L - the scan window on the side
  • Compact size and weight – 2.17"W x 1.85"H x 0.79"D, 3.5-3.9 oz
  • Communication interface: RS232 or USB
  • Two year warranty protects investment


Notice: The downloading and use of any Opticon software implies consent with Opticon's End User License Agreement.


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Datasheet Technical details at a glance. Download


Software Description Version Download
Appload Appload Is Opticon's multi-purpose firmware update utility. It is a Windows PC application that provides the capability to download firmware onto most Opticon products. It also contains a versatile terminal interface that allows serial communication to any serial port connected to the PC (be it RS232, USB-VCP or Bluetooth-SPP). Opticon products can be queried and configured in this manner. EAGV0183
Firmware: OS This is the main firmware of the NFT-8175. Appload required. TC03J09 Download


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All-In-One PC Drivers USB-to-serial drivers installer package for 32 and 64-bit versions of Windows XP (32-bit only), Vista 7, 8, 8.1 and 10. This package contains four drivers. The first and fourth drivers are for the Opticon cradles. The second driver is for the OPN200x scanners along with many other Opticon products. The third driver is an ATEN driver for a popular RS232 <-> USB-VCP adapter. You can choose any of the drivers to install on the first screen of the installer program. *Note: Opticon USB Drivers may not install or operate correctly if FIPS (Federal Information Processing Standards) is enabled on your host computer* 1.615 Download