Motorola VC70N0 Ultra-rugged Vehicle-mounted Mobile Computer

Producer: Motorola Symbol

The VC70N0 is the right-sized device for all your material-handling vehicles. Its compact design improves visibility and safety while still providing a large high-resolution display for all the information operators need to improve productivity and task accuracy, in almost any lighting condition. The powerful VC70N0 supports traditional Telnet to modern browser-based graphic-rich applications, covering receiving, put-away, replenishment, picking, packing and shipping. You get the flexibility to add the options needed to maximize efficiency — including corded or cordless bar code scanners, keyboards and a variety of voice capabilities.


  • The most rugged vehicle-mounted mobile computer

Designed for use in extreme warehouse environments, with a dust-and-water-tight IP66 sealing, rugged aluminum construction, freezer rating, sealed connectors and extreme shock and vibration testing.

  • Right-sized for all your material handling vehicles

Compact design improves operator visibility and safety while providing a large screen with plenty of room to display information operators need to improve task productivity and accuracy.

  • The power you need to support graphics-rich applications

A dual core 1GHz processor, 2GB of Flash memory and a user-accessible SD card slot that supports up to 32GB provide best-in-class performance for demanding applications as well as OS-agnostic applications created with Motorola’s RhoMobile Suite.

  • High-speed Wi-Fi wireless connectivity

802.11a/b/g/n supports today’s fastest available WLAN connections for superior application performance — plus easy integration with practically any WLAN.

Standard display 10.4 in. color XGA LCD; 1024x768, 600 NIT LED backlit
Physical Characteristics
Data capture Scanner Options: DS3508 Corded Scanner; DS3578 Cordless Scanner
Battery Integrated dual-function battery; provides up to 30 minute session persistence during forklift battery swap and up to 72 hours RAM backup
Power supply External IP66 sealed 9-60V DC/DC converter for all engines with 12V, 24V, 36V or 48V truck battery; external 100-240VAC power supply for AC-powered carts.
Antenna Internal WLAN diversity antenna; optional external WLAN antenna with diversity; internal Bluetooth antenna
Keypad 3 keyboards, all backlit with IP66 sealing and tactile feedback: QWERTY or AZERTY, 65-key with function keys F1-F24; side-mounted 21-key numeric/functional keypad
Touchscreen Resistive touch; optional display defroster
Weight 4.3 kg / 9.4 lb
Dimensions 291 mm L x 225.4 mm W x 60 mm D / 11.5 in. L x 8.9 in. W x 2.4 in. D
Regulatory Specifications
Product flammability IEC UL94-V0
Electrical safety UL/cUL/IEC/EN 60950-1 Indoor use and UL/cUL/IEC/EN 60950-22 Outdoor use
EMI/RFI North America: FCC Part 15, Class B; Canada: ICES 003 Class B; EU: EN55022, EN 301 489-1, EN 301 489-17
Environmental RoHS/WEEE compliant
System Characteristics
Operating system Windows Embedded Compact 7 (WEC 7)
Memory 512MB SDRAM and 2GB Flash
Terminal emulation Wavelink Terminal Emulation 3270, 5250, VT100, VT220; pre-loaded and pre-licensed.
CPU TI OMAP 4430, Dual Core @ 1GHz
Audio Built-in front-mounted 2W speaker; optional external 13W speaker and external PTT microphone
Expansion slot microSD up to 32GB SDHC Class 10; user accessible
User Environment
Integrated sensors Motion, humidity, temperature, ambient light, ignition
Altitude 15, 000 ft./4, 572 m above sea level
Solar radiation IEC 68-2-5 Procedure A for 3 days
Salt fog MIL-STD-810F (8 hours of 5% solution at 35° C)
Thermal shock -40° F to +158° F/-40° C to +70° C
Mechanical shock MIL-STD 810F 516.5, Procedure 1 – Functional
Electrostatic discharge (ESD) ±15kV air discharge, ±8kV direct discharge
Humidity 5% to 95% condensing; integrated accessible and field-replaceable desiccant
Vibration MIL-STD 810F, Method 514.5 - Functional
Environmental sealing IP66
Storage temperature -40° to 158° F/-40° to 70° C
Operating temperature -22° to 122° F/-30° to 50° C
Wireless Data Communications
Bluetooth Class II, v2.1 EDR, 3 Mb/s Easy pairing/unpairing labels
Wireless LAN 802.11a/b/g/n