Workabout Pro 4 Mobile Computer


Mobile workers inside and outdoors all have one thing in common: in order to achieve maximum efficiency, they need on-the-go access to business information. Since business needs are always changing and mobile technologies are ever-evolving, choosing a mobile computer that can keep up is challenging. Introducing the Workabout Pro 4, the mobile computer with the flexibility you need to meet your requirements, today and tomorrow. Buy the features you need now, yet easily add practically any feature you can imagine, whenever you want — right in your own facility. Start with Wi-Fi and add WWAN. Swap scan engines to support new types of bar codes. Swap end caps to support voice picking applications. Add a high-resolution camera to document proof of delivery. Add support for almost any type of RFID tag, or choose from a wide variety of ready-to-use modules from our partners to add highly-specialized features. And since the Workabout brand has been serving businesses for over 20 years, you can choose the Workabout Pro 4 with confidence. Every day, Workabout Pro mobile computers help all types of enterprises around the world improve workforce productivity and customer service. The Workabout Pro 4. The mobile computer with virtually limitless options, ready for any job.

Impressive modularity for an extraordinary life cycle and a low TCO
The Workabout Pro is built using modular design principles, enabling you to choose the features you need today and upgrade almost all key features tomorrow by simply changing the modules. Add a new scan engine; a camera; LF, HF or UHF RFID as well as Wi-Fi, cellular and GPS, plus a wide variety of additional options available through our partners.

Boost productivity with superior application performance
With triple the Flash, double the RAM and almost double the processing speed of the prior generation, you get extraordinary performance on all applications.

The fastest wireless connections
Whether your workers are using the Wi-Fi or cellular wireless network, with support for 802.11a/b/g/n and HSPA+, they can count on the fastest speeds possible.

A high-resolution color 8 MP camera for a world of new applications
With the ability to take sharp, detailed photos, workers can capture indisputable proof of delivery, document damaged product, confirm repair completion and obtain on-the-job assistance from a remote product expert or assistance ordering the right parts.

Comprehensive support for speech-enabled applications
Supports speech-enabled applications, boosting productivity and accuracy in warehousing applications.

Built to handle all day use — indoors and outside
With a robust 6 ft./1.8 m drop specification, wide operating temperature and IP65 sealing, the Workabout Pro 4 can survive drops on concrete, heavy rain, freezing cold and more — the rugged durability you need for workers who spend the day in the field or outdoor yards.

An easy-to-read display in every lighting condition
The large bright screen is just as easy to read inside as well as outdoors in bright sunlight, with plenty of space to present the data workers need to get the job done.

The flexibility to choose the right model for every job
Choose the size that best fits the job as well as each worker — short or long. Workers can easily attach a pistol grip to bring comfort to scan intensive tasks, such as inventory cycle counts.

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LONG: 8.78 in. x 2.95 in./3.94 in. x 1.22 in./1.65 in.
(223 mm x 75/100 mm x 31/42 mm)

Long: 18.6 oz./526 g

3.7 in. VGA/QVGA (640x480) Transflective color; touch display Sunlight visibility with 240 cd/m² brightness

Alpha Numeric (long models)

Expansion Ports
Micro SD slot; 100 Pin Expansion Interface; dedicated USB port; audio port; Scanner

Optional color, 8 MP, autofocus, 4X digital zoom, Bright LED flash, video capable

PowerPrecision Li-Ion batteries
High Capacity 4400 mAh

1-D standard range laser; 1-D extended range laser; 1-D standard range linear imager; 2-D imager. NOTE: All scan engines are available factory configured or user installable as either an end cap or slim pod.

Sitara™ AM37x ARM Cortex™-A8 1GHz processor

512 MB RAM/ 4 GB Flash

Operating System
Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5.3
Bundled Applications
Internet Explorer® 6; Wordpad®; ActiveSync®; Microsoft Office (WEHH 6.5 only)

Additional Software
Kiosk; MobiControl; Total Recall/TweakIt/Dr. Debug; A.R.C.; Windows® Mobile Device Center

Terminal Emulation
TekTerm; Wavelink TE

Operating Temp.
-20°C to +50°C (-4°F to +122°F)

Storage Temp.
-40°C to +60°C (-40°F to +140°F)

5% to 95% non-condensing

IP Sealing
IP65, IEC 60529

Drop Specification
1.5 m (5 ft.), 26 drops to polished concrete (powered with options and accessories); multiple 1.8 m (6 ft.) drops to polished concrete

± 8kV contact, ± 15kV air discharge

UHF Module
Frequency: 868 MHz or 915 MHz
Protocols supported: EPC Class 1 Gen 2;
ISO 18000-6C

WLAN Radio
WLAN Data Rates
802.11a - up to 54 Mbps
802.11b/g - up to 54 Mbps
802.11n @ 2.4 GHz - up to 72.2 Mbps
802.11n @ 5 GHz - up to 72 Mbps

WLAN Security
WEP (40 or 104 bit); WPA/WPA2 Personal; WPA/WPA2 Enterprise – EAP-TTLS (PAP, MSCHAP, MSCHAPv2), EAP-TLS, PEAPv0-MSCHAPv2, PEAPv1-EAP-GTC, EAP-FAST, TKIP, AES; Wi-Fi CCXv4 certified

Integrated Bluetooth V3.0+EDR

Voice over WWAN5; Push-to-talk – Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) capable5; optional headset adapter module to support speech picking applications; integrated microphone and receiver with high volume 86dBA beeper (95dBA beeper with extended range laser)

4 slot cradle, 4 slot spare battery charger, vehicle power outlet adapter, vehicle cradle accessory, pistol grip, hand strap, wrist strap, holsters, protective carrying cases and rubber boots

Worldwide Safety, EMC, RF, Laser approvals; CE Mark; E Mark (vehicle cradles); RoHS compliant; WEEE compliant; REACH compliant

Subject to the terms of Zebra's hardware warranty statement, the Workabout Pro 4 is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 1 (one) year from the date of shipment. For complete warranty statement, please visit:

Service from the Start Primary: A unique service that covers normal wear and tear as well as accidental damage to internal and external components. Includes a collection option with pre-paid ground freight on return shipments