Bluebird EF500 & EF500R

The EF500 and EF500R are Bluebird's newest multi-purpose rugged handhelds. Running on Android 5.1, 6.X, 7.X (Optional) or Windows 10 IoT Mobile Enterprise, the EF500’s power-saving design takes full advantage of a low power consumption processor without sacrificing performance. Use either the standard (3,200mAh) or extended (6,400mAh) battery and avoid down time with the Hot Swap function.

EF500

Bluebird's Push-To-Talk (PTT) feature allows for an alternate, internet-based way for your employees to communicate with each other, whether it's one-to-one or one-to-many. Data collection includes an integrated barcode scanner and a 13MP camera.

Whether indoors or outdoors, the EF500 provides exceptional network connectivity with a wide range of radio frequencies and Bluetooth capabilities. With WWAN communication capabilities supporting LTE or WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/d/h/i as well as Bluetooth 4.0 LE, be assured in knowing that you are covered wherever you go.

Key Features

  • IP67 rating
  • 5" HD Gorilla Glass® display
  • Windows 10 IoT Mobile Enterprise or Android 5.1, 6.X, 7.X (optional) operating system
  • Integrated barcode scanner
  • 13MP camera
  • Optional fingerprint verification

Pricing

For pricing information, please contact us or visit our online store.

Specifications

EF500 EF500R
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS Dimensions 155.6 x 77.95 x 16.5 mm 162.5 x 77.95 x 21.45 mm
Weight 260g 330g
Display 5 in. HD (1280 x 720); 5 in. HD (1280 x 720);
Imager Window Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Touchpanel Full touch(glove, wet, stylus) Full touch(glove, wet, stylus)
Backlight LED backlight LED backlight
Power 3200 mAh / 6400 mAh Hot-Swap 3200 mAh / 6400 mAh Hot-Swap
Expansion Slot Micro SD Micro SD
SIM / SAM 2 SIM / 1 SAM 2 SIM / 1 SAM
Interface Micro USB 2.0 Micro USB 2.0
Notification Audible tone; multi-color LEDs; vibration Audible tone; multi-color LEDs; vibration
Keypad On-screen keypad On-screen keypad
Voice and Audio Dual noise-cancelling microphones; High-quality speaker phone; 3.5mm headset jack Dual noise-cancelling microphones; High-quality speaker phone; 3.5mm headset jack
Fingerprint optional optional
PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS CPU 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor
Operating System Android 5.1; WE8.1H Android 5.1; WE8.1H
Memory 2 GB RAM / 8 GB eMmC 2 GB RAM / 8 GB eMmC
USER ENVIRONMENT Operating Temp. -20°C to 60°C -20°C to 60°C
Storage Temp. -25°C to 70°C -25°C to 70°C
Humidity 95% non-condensing 95% non-condensing
Drop Spec. 1.2m drop per MIL-STD 810G 2.4m drop per MIL-STD 810G
Tumble Spec. 2,000 1.0 m tumbles; meets and exceeds IEC tumble specifications 2,000 1.0 m tumbles; meets and exceeds IEC tumble specifications
Sealing IP67 Sealing IP67 Sealing
Vibration update by 9/30 update by 9/30
Thermal Shock update by 9/30 update by 9/30
Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) +/-15kVdc air discharge +/-8kVdc direct discharge +/-8kVdc indirect discharge +/-15kVdc air discharge +/-8kVdc direct discharge +/-8kVdc indirect discharge
COMMUNICATION PTT function PTT function
SENSOR Light Sensor Ambient Light Ambient Light
Motion Sensor Proximity, Gyro, Accelerometer, Magnetic Proximity, Gyro, Accelerometer, Magnetic
DATA CAPTURE Scanning 2D Imager(SE4710) 2D Imager(SE4710)
Camera Rear: 13 MP f/2.4 aperture with LED flash; Front: 1.3 MP Rear: 13 MP f/2.4 aperture with LED flash; Front: 1.3 MP
RFID O O
WIRELESS WAN DATA AND VOICE COMMUNICATIONS Radio Frequency Band LTE LTE
HSPA+: BAND1,2,3,5,8 GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900 HSPA+: BAND1,2,3,5,8 GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800/1900
GPS AGPS AGPS
WIRELESS LAN Radio 802.11 a/b/g/n/d/h/i 802.11 a/b/g/n/d/h/i
Data Rates 5GHz: 802.11a/n 2.4GHz: 802.11b/g/n 5GHz: 802.11a/n 2.4GHz: 802.11b/g/n
Security and Encryption WEP (40 or 104 bit) ; WPA/WPA2 Personal (TKIP, and AES); WPA/WPA2 Enterprise (TKIP, and AES) — EAPTTLS (PAP, MSCHAP, MSCHAPv2), EAP-TLS, PE APv0- MSCHAPv2, PE APv1-EAP-GTC, EAP Fast and LEAP WEP (40 or 104 bit) ; WPA/WPA2 Personal (TKIP, and AES); WPA/WPA2 Enterprise (TKIP, and AES) — EAPTTLS (PAP, MSCHAP, MSCHAPv2), EAP-TLS, PE APv0- MSCHAPv2, PE APv1-EAP-GTC, EAP Fast and LEAP
WIRELESS PAN Bluetooth BT4.0 LE BT4.0 LE
PAYMENT MSR NA NA
Accessory In-box Battery, Battery Cover, USB cable Battery, Battery Cover, USB cable
Additional 1/4 slot charging or ethernet cradle, Handstrap, Vehicle charger, Power adapter, Adapter plug, AC power cord, Holster, Serial cable, Stylus