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Zebra Launches Total Wearable Solutions

Zebra's Total Wearable Solutions Suite is built on the Android platform for voice-based warehouse application
Posted Jun 30, 2016
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Zebra Technologies today introduced its Total Wearable Solutions, dedicated family of wearable devices built on the Android operating system (OS) and backed by Zebra Mobility DNA, with hands-free and speech-directed picking for warehouses.

The new multimodal solution delivers 15 percent productivity improvements, with a 39 percent reduction in errors.

Designed for inventory management, yard management, and picking and put-away applications in warehouse, manufacturing, and retail environments, Zebra's Total Wearable Solutions include the following:

  • The WT6000 Industrial Wearable Computer, featuring a touch display and tap-to-pair NFC technology to establish connectivity with Zebra's RS6000 Wearable Ring Scanner and HS3100 Headset as well as Zebra Bluetooth-enabled printers for increased productivity.
  • The RS6000 Wearable Ring Scanner with programmable line-of-sight LED colors to direct user activity as well as improved range and motion tolerance
  • The wireless HS3100 Headset, enabling speech-driven applications and voice communications along with superior noise cancellation technology.
  • Zebra's Mobility DNA suite, which includes TekSpeech Pro 4 multimodal speech-directed solutions.

The WT6000 wearable computer and RS6000 ring scanner share a common Zebra PowerPrecision+ battery – providing full-shift power, innovative battery management tools and simplifying battery management.

"Zebra's Warehouse Vision Report found that 72 percent of nearly 1,400 logistics professionals expect to use voice-directed picking solutions by 2020, up from just 30 percent in 2015. They recognize the need to help workers focus on the task at hand rather than on handling a device," said Joe White, vice president of enterprise mobile computing at Zebra Technologies, in a statement. "By liberating warehouse workers' hands and eyes, Zebra's Total Wearable Solutions will improve productivity and enhance their mobility, comfort and accuracy with all the necessary information in sight."


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