Make your passenger boarding experience more efficient and optimize support for operating officers. The DESKO PENTA Scanner® BGR reads barcode boarding passes (BCBPs) and provides clear feedback on its multicolor display. The DESKO PENTA Scanner® BGR includes two large LEDs on each side for immediate visible feedback without having to look directly at the display.
Machine-Readable Zone (OCR): ISO/IEC 7501-1, ICAO 9303 and ISO 18013-1
Sources: IR and visible light
Stripe (MSR): 3-track according to ISO
1D / 2D barcodes from paper or display (smartwatches, smartphones, tablets) e.g. QR Code or PDF 4717
Security Glass: Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
Display: 4.3" full-graphic display
Light Sources: UV-A
Module: ePassport reading, according to ISO 14443 (A/B), ISO 7816, ICAO 9303
China ID Reading Module: integrated RFID module specifically designed for reading China National ID Card
NFC Ready: ISO 14443 Type A&B including anti-collision and auto-detection
Embedded PC: with (W)LAN for independent usage without stationary PC
Image Formats: JPG, BMP, PNG
Image Scan: resolution 150 up to 500 dpi
Machine-Readable Zone: e.g. passports, ID cards, visas, drivers´ licenses
Stripe: e.g. frequent traveler cards, credit and debit cards
Barcode: e.g. boarding passes
RFID Module: e.g ePassports
NFC: e.g. membership IDs
Pack: for up to 10 hours of use
Mount: for flexible field installation
Hood: for best ID document scanning results
DESKO Device Drivers
DESKO PENTA Demo
DESKO PageScan SDK
L 219.9 mm (8.7 inches) × W 143.1 mm (5.6 inches) × H 191.2 mm (7.5 inches)
Scan Window: L 94 mm (3.7 inches) × W 131 mm (5.2 inches)
L 95 mm (3.7 inches) × W 54 mm (2.1 inches)
Resolution: 2 to 7 lines, 25 characters in text mode each line
480 × 272 pixel in graphic
Host Interface: USB
Light Sources: IR and visible light (standard)
With DESKO’s flexible PENTA platform, you can create a PENTA device that meets all your specifications.
It’s easy to do:
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Boarding Gate Reader to read all boarding passes. From a ticket, smartphone or tablet.
95448 Bayreuth | Germany
Phone +49 (0) 921 792 790
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Singapore 408533 | Singapore
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DESKO develops and manufactures hardware solutions for automated data entry and document checks. DESKO has your ideal solution for airlines and airports, banking, retail, hospitality, security and government applications, self-service, and more.