Wireless code symbol reading system with automatic communication range dependent control

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7686225
APP PUB NO 20080128512A1
SERIAL NO

11978526

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A wireless code symbol reading system including a wireless hand-supportable code symbol reader in two-way RF communication with a base station operably connected to a host system, by way of an RF-based wireless data communication link having a predetermined RF communication range over which two-way communication of data packets can occur. The wireless hand-supportable code symbol reader is programmed to automatically detect when it is located inside and outside of the predetermined RF communication range. When the wireless reader is inside the RF communication range, then symbol character data is automatically transmitted to the base station, and when the wireless reader is located outside of the RF communication range, then symbol character data is automatically collected and stored in a data packet buffer, until the wireless reader has re-entered its RF communication range.

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METROLOGIC INSTRUMENTS, INC.BLACKWOOD, NJ354

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Au, Ka Man Philadelphia, US 146 3175
Blake, Robert Woodbury Heights, US 53 1059
Bonanno, John Woodbury, US 46 1140
Byun, Sung Voorhees, US 50 1196
Colavito, Stephen J Brookhaven, US 65 1002
Giordano, Patrick Blackwood, US 62 922
Hu, Meng Suzhou, CN 15 91
Hudrick, Donald T Sicklerville, US 23 509
Ji, MingQing Suzhou New District, CN 11 86
Jiang, Min Jiangsu, CN 48 347
Jin, Hongjian Suzhou Industrial Park, CN 12 104
Knowles, C Harry Moorestown, US 239 5391
Rockstein, George Audubon, US 30 780
Russell, Garrett Wilmington, US 97 2351
Schmidt, Mark Williamstown, US 155 2340
Shi, Shamei Suzhou, CN 15 92
Wang, Lin Suzhou, CN 200 1538
Wilz,, Sr David M Sewell, US 35 592
Xu, Congwei Nanyuan New Village, CN 18 266
Zhu, Xiaoxun Marlton, US 292 6159

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