GAO-EDA-109 Rugged PDA or Mobile Computer with NFC and Thermal Printer



GAO-EDA-109 Handheld Enterprise Digital Assistant, Computer or Data Terminal with 1D/2D Barcode Scanner, Iris Recognition, Thermal Printer, 4G, WIFI, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, ARM Cortex Processor, Android & 13MP Camera is a devoted handheld computer that offers mobile printing capabilities. The thermal printer supports various printer engines and prints labels and receipts. Built-in dual slots are available for PSAM cards to encrypt data. This portable and durable device is the perfect multi-use tool for advanced data capture and mobility needs in retail, healthcare, parking, etc.


Key Features

  • Android 6.0 OS allows it to be used as Android smartphone.
  • 4G/Dual-band WIFI offers high speed and stable wireless connectivity.
  • 8000mAh Rechargeable Li-ion battery offers long-lasting performance.
  • High Performance CPU.
  • 5.2” IPS 1080P Screen provides large durable and high-resolution display.
  • Industry-leading Zebra/Honeywell Scan Head.
  • NFC.
  • 13MP Autofocus Camera with flash.
  • Thermal Printing – Efficient mobile printing ability.
  • Iris Scanning.
  • Secure PSAM.


  • Retail
  • Healthcare
  • Parking

Technical Specifications


CPUCortex-A53 Quad-core 1.3 GHz
ExpansionSupports up to 32 GB Micro SD card


Operating SystemAndroid 6.0
SDKGAOTek Software Development Kit
ToolEclipse / Android Studio


WLANIEEE802.11 a/b/g/n, 2.4G/5G dual-band, internal antenna
WWAN (Europe)2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
3G: 850/900/1900/2100 MHz
4G: B1, B3, B5, B7, B8, B20, B40
WWAN (America)2G: 850/900/1800/1900MHz
3G: 850/900/1700/1900MHz
4G: B2, B4, B7, B12, B17
WWAN (China)2G: 900/1800 MHz
3G: 900/1900/2000/2100 MHz
4G: B1, B3, B5, B38, B39, B40, B41
WWAN (Others)Depending on the country’s ISP
BluetoothBluetooth 4.0, BLE
GNSSGPS/AGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou; internal antenna


Dimensions186.89×83.99×35.04-49.49 mm
Weight507 g/17.88 oz
Display5.2” IPS FHD 1920x1080P
Touch PanelCorning Gorilla Glass, multi-touch panel, gloves and wet hands supported
PowerMain battery: Li-ion, rechargeable, 8000mAh
Expansion Slot2 PSAM slots at most (ISO7816 protocol), 1 slot for SIM card, 1 slot for SIM or TF card
InterfacesUSB 2.0 Type-C, OTG
AudioSpeaker, 2 microphones
Keypad1 power key, 2 scan keys, 1 multifunctional key, numeric keyboard
SensorsGravity sensor, light sensor, proximity sensor, vibration motor


Operating Temp.-4 °F to 122 °F / -20 °C to 50 °C
Storage Temp.-40 °F to 158 °F / -40 °C to 70 °C
Humidity5 % RH – 95 % RH non condensing
Drop SpecificationMultiple 1.2 m/3.9 ft drops to the concrete



Camera13MP Autofocus with flash


Rate (mm/s)85
Image Size (pixel)384 dots
Paper Width (mm)58


Frequency13.56 MHz
ProtocolISO14443A/B, ISO15693, NFC-IP1, NFC-IP2, etc.
ChipsM1 card (S50, S70), CPU card, NFC tags, etc.
Range2 cm – 4 cm


1D Linear ScannerZebra SE965 / Honeywell N4313
2D Imager ScannerZebra SE4710 /Honeywell N6603
1D SymbologiesUPC/EAN, Code128, Code39, Code93, Code11, Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, Chinese 2 of 5, Codabar, MSI, RSS, etc.
2D SymbologiesPDF417, MicroPDF417, Composite, RSS, TLC-39, Datamatrix, QR code, Micro QR code, Aztec, MaxiCode; Postal Codes: US PostNet, US Planet, UK Postal, Australian Postal, Japan Postal, Dutch Postal (KIX), etc.


Rate<150 ms
Range20 cm-40 cm
NoteProtocol: ISO/IEC 19794-6, GB/T 20979-2007

Ordering Information

Module numberConfigurationDescription
GAO-EDA-108Standard5.2‘’ screen, 4G, WIFI, Bluetooth, GPS, 13 MP Camera, Pistol

Barcode Scan Engine

Zebra 1D/2D SE4710 Scanner
BZebra/Honeywell, 1D Laser SE965
CZebra, 1D/2D SE4750MR Scanner


Rear Iris with camera and LED
EFront Iris with camera and LED
F5MP Front Camera (alternative to Front Iris)

To order the product, please use the Module number GAO-EDA-109-X.

‘X’ will be the required configuration along with the standard configuration. For example, GAO-EDA-109-A for the SE4710 Barcode Scanner configuration.

To order the product with more than one configuration, please use the Module number GAO-EDA-109-XY where “Y” is the second configuration.

Packaging List

Sr.No.Item DescriptionQuantity
1GAO-EDA-109 main unit1
2AC Adapter (100 V – 240 V)1
3USB Cable1
4Sim Tray Ejector1
6Carrying Pouch1
8Printing Paper1

Optional Accessories

Sr.No.Item Description
1Charge & Data Transfer cable with separate magnetic Type-C connector
2Thermal printing paper roll, 57×30 mm (OD=30 mm, ID=15 mm)
3Drop-In Vehicle Cradle