2D Imager, small form factor, 120 fps, reads OCR


Unleashing the Future of Scanning

Experience unparalleled scanning performance with the all-new Opticon MDI-5300 scan engine. Situated at the pinnacle of Opticon’s portfolio, this cutting-edge scan engine boasts a myriad of groundbreaking features that are set to revolutionize your scanning experience like never before.

Small in Size, Powerful in Performance

Despite its compact size, the MDI-5300 scan engine packs a powerful punch. Its highly efficient lighting lens ensures optimal illumination, while the large depth of field expands the scanning range from near to far fields with the help of a new imaging lens and decoder. Say goodbye to limitations and embrace a world of scanning possibilities.

Rapid Scanning with Precision

With a 120fps 1 Mega Pixel Global Shutter CMOS Sensor, the MDI-5300 achieves blazing-fast scanning speeds and unparalleled motion tolerance. Capture data swiftly and accurately, even in high-motion environments.

Sleek and Low-Profile Design

Standing tall at a mere 10.8mm height, the MDI-5300 is specifically engineered to seamlessly integrate into compact equipment. Say hello to a scan engine that occupies minimal space without compromising on performance. Embrace a streamlined setup without sacrificing functionality.

Wide Scan Angle, Enhanced Flexibility

Equipped with a horizontal field of view spanning 50 degrees, the MDI-5300 enhances scanning performance, especially for wide-width codes and close-range applications. No more limitations due to scanning angles—simply scan with ease and precision.

Precision Aiming in Any Environment

Navigate challenging scanning environments with ease, thanks to the high-visibility Class1 red cross laser aiming. Even under direct sunlight or when dealing with low-reflectance materials like cardboard, aiming at barcodes has never been more accurate and effortless.

Energy-Efficient and Environmentally Conscious

With its low power consumption design, the MDI-5300 excels in optimizing energy usage and prolonging battery life. Embrace sustainable scanning practices without compromising on performance. Be a part of the future of scanning, where efficiency meets environmental consciousness.

Mastering Imperfect Printed Barcodes

Experience uninterrupted scanning, even with imperfectly printed or damaged barcodes. The MDI-5300’s advanced technology ensures seamless decoding, resulting in consistent and reliable scanning performance regardless of barcode conditions.

Embrace the Future of Scanning with the MDI-5300

Unlock a new era of scanning technology with the Opticon MDI-5300 scan engine. Discover unmatched speed, precision, and adaptability in a compact and power-efficient package. Seamlessly integrate the MDI-5300 into your equipment and elevate your scanning capabilities to new heights.

Welcome to a world of limitless scanning possibilities — welcome to the MDI-5300.

Development board

For the testing and evaluating of this scan engine we have a development board, the MEK-3100. This separately sold development kit enables you to evaluate the scan engine without the need to develop any electronics or cables. Take a look at the kit here.

The MDI-5300 is easy to integrate into products and devices to perform any high end task. Due to its versatility and scan performance it can be used at kiosks, access control, automated processing in clinical, laboratory, industrial, self-services that need scanning or parking ticket machines, mobile applications, and much more.

Additional information

Form factor

Reading type

Light source

Red cross aiming laser, warm white illumination LED

Scan method

1 MP CMOS area sensor, 1280 x 800 pixels, black and white

Scan rate

Up to 120 fps

Drop test

Packed in dummy case 1.8 m / 6 ft drop onto concrete surface


375,419 hours

Dimensions (WxHxD)

25.3 x 10.8 x 21 mm / 0.99 x 0.43 x 0.83 in

Weight body

Ca. 5.6 g / 0.20 oz

Product compliance

RoHS, IEC62471:2006, IEC/EN 60825-1

Sold separately

MEK-3100 development board (With power supply, RS232 cable, USB cable, PCBs)




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