MC40 Touch Computer

Empower your associates to deliver service that will impress today’s demanding and technology savvy customers with the MC40. Zebra offers a cool, sleek design that rivals the most popular consumer-style products on the outside and is pure business on the inside — a choice of Android operating systems with Zebra's Mobility Extensions (Mx), enterprise-class durability, security and a comprehensive set of features including advanced barcode scanning, push-to-talk and an integrated magnetic stripe reader.

The result? Associates can look up the answer to practically any product question on this handheld mobile computer, present product comparisons to help with a buying decision, place an order for next day delivery or in-store pick-up and ring up a sale — all without ever walking away from the customer.

Manufacturer Part Number
Full Product Specifications


  • The full product specifications below are from the manufacturer and may contain information related to other package quantities that will not apply to the product that you are reviewing. Please confirm the actual content and/or package quantity from the main product specifications page.
  • These specifications may represent the entire product series/model/line to which this product belongs with specific configuration differences between the individual products stated.
  • These specifications may have been copied from the same product in other region/country in which case there might be minor differences in region-specific data such as Input Voltage, Terms of Warranty etc.

Dimensions: With Magnetic Stripe Reader (MSR):
5.66 in. H x 2.87 in. W x 1.25 in. D
143.9 mm H x 72.8 mm W x 31.8 mm D
Without Magnetic Stripe Reader:
5.66 in. H x 2.87 in. W x 0.79 in. D
143.91 mm H x 72.8 mm W x 20.1 mm D
Weight with Battery: With MSR: 9.38 oz./266.1 g
Without MSR: 9.09 oz./257.7 g
Display: 4.3 in. capacitive; 480 x 800; 450 NITS; Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Touchpanel: Capacitive dual-touch
Backlight: LED backlight
Power: PowerPrecision 2680 mAh Li-Ion rechargeable battery
Backup Battery2: NiMH battery (rechargeable) 15 mAh 3.6 V (not user accessible)
Connectivity: USB 2.0 OTG connector
Notification: LED, audio and vibration
Keypad: On-screen keypad
Disinfectant Ready: Yes (Healthcare version)
Colors: Silver, Healthcare Blue and White

CPU: 1GHz OMAP 4 dual-core processor
Operating System: Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)
Mobility Extensions (Mx) adds a layer of features that turns Android into a true enterprise-class OS.
Memory: 1 GB RAM/8 GB Flash

Operating Temp.: 0° C to 40° C / 32° F to 104° F
Storage Temp.: -40° C to 70° C / -40° F to 158° F
Humidity: 5% to 85% RH non-condensing
Drop Specification: Multiple 4 ft./1.2 m drops per MIL-STD 810G; multiple 3 ft./0.9 m drops to tile
Tumble Specification: 500 1.6 ft/0.5 m tumbles; meets and exceeds IEC tumble specifications
Sealing: IP54
ESD: ± 15kVdc air discharge, ± 8kVdc direct discharge, ± 2kVdc indirect discharge
Corning Gorilla Glass 3: Touchpanel; scanner exit window; camera exit window

Motion Sensor: 3-axis accelerometer provides motion-sensing for dynamic screen orientation and power management
Light Sensor: Automatically adjusts display backlight brightness
Proximity Sensor: Prevents unwanted key presses in handset mode

AUDIO High-quality speakerphone, wireless (Bluetooth) headset support, PTT headset support, handset/speakerphone modes

Imager: SE4710
Camera: Rear-facing 8 MP auto-focus with aiming for bar code scanning and image capture.
Payment Transactions: Integrated Magnetic Stripe Reader (MSR) with encrypted head (optional)
Data Types: 1D/2D bar codes, photographs, video, signatures, documents; credit, loyalty and gift cards as part of a payment transaction (MSR model only)

Workforce Connect PTT Express Client included for instant PTT calling right out of the box. Workforce Connect Voice Client Certified to enable PBX handset functionality and more inside the four walls. Supports Workforce Connect PTT Pro for more robust PTT functionality and Workforce Connect Messaging for text messaging over Wi-Fi and cellular networks. 1, 2 3

Radio: Tri-mode IEEE® 802.11a/b/g/n/d/h/i/k/r3
Security: Security Modes: Legacy, WPA and WPA2
Encryption: WEP (40 and 128 bit), TKIP and AES
Data in Motion: FIPS 140-2 Level 1
Data at Rest: FIPS 140-2 Level 1
Data Rates: 802.11b: 1, 2, 5.5, 11 Mbps
802.11a/g: 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 54 Mbps
802.11n: 6.5, 13, 19.5, 26, 39, 52, 58.5, 65 Mbps
802.11n with SGI: 7.2, 14.4, 21.7, 28.9, 43.3, 57.8, 65, 72.2 Mbps
Fast Roam: Pre-Authentication, PMKID Caching, Opportunistic Key Caching (OKC), Cisco CCKM, Zebra HFSR, 802.11r
Certifications: Wi-Fi, CCXv4
Operating Channels: Chan 36-165 (5180 – 5825 MHz), Chan 1-13 (2412 - 2472 MHz); actual operating channels/frequencies depend on regulatory rules and certification agency

WIRELESS PAN Bluetooth Class II, v 2.1 with EDR Bluetooth 4.0 (Bluetooth Smart)

PERIPHERALS AND ACCESSORIES Accessories include single and 5-slot charging cradles; single and 4-slot battery chargers; holster and a wearable carrying solution. BT connectivity to RS507 Ring Scanner.
(Visit for a complete list of accessories.)

REGULATORY Visit for regulatory information

WARRANTY Subject to the terms of Zebra's hardware warranty statement, the MC40 is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 1 (one) year from the date of shipment. For complete warranty statement, go to:

Zebra OneCare ; Managed Device Service
1. Zebra Technologies Solutions devices require the complimentary Push-to-Talk
Express client from Zebra; third party mobile devices require Zebra’s Unified
Retail Communications client; two-way radios require Zebra’s Radio Link server.
2. Voice client supported in North America.
3. 802.11k not supported in JellyBean.