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Knight ALF ARK-9000X

Knight ALF ARK-9000X Handheld Terminal

Knight ALF ARK-9000X

Knight ALF ARK-9000X

ALF ARK-9000, Knight offers quality, connectivity, and reliability in a package. Knight ALF ARK-9000X is mounted with a high performance barcode scanner that allows for easy and fast good reads from any angle. Along with 1.5 GB of memory, Knight ALF ARK-9000X is capable of interacting with other M2M device through Bluetooth, and Wireless LAN. Sturdy in its design, Knight ALF ARK-9000X is a handheld terminal that you can rely on.


High Performance Barcode Scanner

With its high performance laser scanner, Knight ALF ARK-9000X enables fast and effortless scans of barcode, even with ones that are pact tightly as 4 mil and contain high volume of information. It can scan barcodes from any angle making the operator’s scan attempts easier and contributes to improve work efficiency by reducing bad scan attempts. Contact scanning attachments are available as well if required.


Knight is able to interact with laptops and mobile printers using Bluetooth® to transmit collected data.

Smart Wireless LAN

Its highly efficient Wireless LAN automatically optimizes access points with stronger signals for better connection when there are several access points at work. This ability to roam allows Knight to maintain connection efficiency of LAN at work.

Wide Range M2M Interaction

Interacting with M2M devices allows Knight to interact using the local telecoms network in Japan.

High Capacity Memory Storage

1.5 GB of storage allows for image data to be associated with barcode data.

Sturdy and Durable

Certified with IP54 standard dust and splash resistant sealing, combined with its tough metal frame that enables it to withstand drops from 1.5 m on concrete and 200 cycles of 1 m tumble drops, Knight ALF ARK-9000X is designed to be sturdy and a reliable device that you can count on in various work environments.


CPUMarvell® PXA270 312 MHz
OSMicrosoft® Windows® CE 5.0 Core Japanese Version
MemoryROM2 GB
DisplaySize2.4 inch (6.1 cm)
TypePermeability TFT Color LCM
ResolutionQVGA (240 x 320 dot)
ScannerTypeSemiconductor laser
Resolution4 mil (0.10 mm)
Compatible SymbologiesUPC-A, UPC-A Add-on, UPC-E, UPC-E Add-on, JAN/EAN-13, JAN/EAN-13 Add-on, JAN/EAN-8, JAN/EAN-8 Add-on, Code128, Code39, NW-7(Code bar), Interleaved 2 of 5(ITF), GS1 DataBar Omnidirectional, GS1 DataBar Truncated, GS1 DataBar Stacked, GS1 DataBar Stacked Omnidiretional, GS1 DataBar Limited, GS1 DataBar Expanded, GS1 DataBar Expanded Stacked
InputKeyboard10key, Scan key, Clear key, ENT key, Power key, Numeric Key, Scan key, Clear key, ENT key, Power key, Blue key, Orange key, Up key, Down key, Function key (F1 to F4)
Touch PanelResistive Film System
InterfaceUSBUSB1.1 Full Speed
Wireless LANStandardIEEE802.11 b/g
Distance100 m (328.1 ft) outdoors (*2)
Bluetooth®StandardVer.2.0+EDR Class2
Distance10 m (32.8 ft) (*2)
IndicatorLEDScan LED/Battery LED
PowerStandard batteryLithium Ion
Backup batteryNickel Metal Hydrate
Battery capacity1100 mAh (Standard battery)1840 mAh (High capacity battery)
Operational time6 hrs (*3)
10 hrs (*4)
10 hrs (*3)
16 hrs (*4)
Usage EnvironmentOperatingTemperature: -5°C to 50°C (23°F to 122°F) / 5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F) while charging
Relative humidity: 20% to 85% (without condensation)
StorageTemperature: -25°C to 60°C (-13°F to 140°F)
Relative humidity: 20% to 85% (Without Condensation)
Drop resistant1.5 m (5 ft) drop to concrete (*5)
1.0 m (3.3 ft) tumble test (*6)
CertificationJATE/TELEC/VCCI Class B
Physical Dimensions135 mm L x 50 mm W x 25mm H
(5.3 in. L x 2 in. W x 1 in. H)
Weight186 g (0.41 lb) with standard battery200 g (0.44 lb) with high capacity battery
*1 USB transmission available when used with cradles that support the USB function.
*2 Value is from company standard testing and may vary depending on environment.
*3 Value is from 1 scan per 10 seconds while FTP is active in room temperature with fresh batteries and at settings of vibrator motor OFF / LCM backlight at minimum.
*4 Value is from 2 scans per 10 seconds in room temperature with fresh batteries and at settings of vibrator motor OFF / LCM backlight at minimum.
*5 Value is the result from an actual drop resistance test of 3 drop per 6 sides on concrete surface and does not necessarily guarantee the product from damage.
*6 Value is from 200cycles with a 1meter tumble drop.