HP Elite x3 gets a mobile barcode scanner accessory
receiving a retail-focused accessory in the form of a mobile barcode scanner. The phone and the scanner attachment come as part of a specialized bundle. Billed as the "HP Elite x3 Mobile Retail Solution", the bundle appears under the company"s 6" mobile solution section. Clicking through leads you to a quick overview of the phone"s specs and other capabilities, one of which is the barcode scanner itself. The interface between the scanner and the phone is described as "full speed USB between HP Elite x3 and Elite x3 Barcode Scanner & Jacket through Pogo Pins". In terms of its decoding capabilities, the accessory will be able to handle standard 1D, PDF, 2D, and Postal symbologies.