NCR Scanner Scale - 7879e Imaging

The NCR RealScan 79e (7879e) scanner scale delivers exceptional performance and the operational flexibility to grow as your requirements change and your business grows. This next-generation scanner scale enhances the shopper experience with speed, accuracy and new all-imaging technology, ensuring transactions are completed quickly and without hassle. The 7879e's all-imaging technology is able to read not only 1-D bar codes but also emerging symbologies including 2-D and mobile bar codes, while always keeping your checklanes running quickly and efficiently.


Height (above counter) 17.78 cm (7 in)
Width: 29.20 cm (11.5 in)
Depth (below counter): 10.16 cm (4 in)
Length: Compact Scanner: 35.3 cm (13.9 in); Mid-size Scanner/Scale: 39.9 cm (15.7 in);
Full-size Scanner/Scale: 50.8 cm (20 in)


Stainless Steel and NCR Gray

Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) Options:

Sensormatic® EAS interlock and deactivation coil
Checkpoint ® EAS interlock and integrated antenna
Nedap® EAS interlock and integrated antenna


Spill Resistant, Dust Resistant

Image Technology:

Type: Multiple CMOS Array Imager
Illumination: Multiple diffused PureWhite LED
Scan zone: All 6 sides/720° with edge-to-edge tower coverage

Integrated Peripheral Options:

Optional connectivity for Remote Consumer Scanner (RCS)
Optional NCR Produce Guard shield to help minimize loss from over-sized produce that might otherwise extend beyond the scale footprint
Enables NCR Produce Assurance software to help detect item switching and control shrink; licensed separately with NCR FastLane SelfServ™ Checkout

I/O and Ports:

Auxiliary ports: RS232 and 2 USB (Type A) ports
EAS interlock ports
Scale display port
USB UVC streaming video

Power Management:

12V power supply (90-264VAC/47-63Hz)
12V terminal power option over powered USB

Scale Capability:

Scale Capacity - Single Interval: 15 kg in 0.005 kg increment (30 lbs in 0.01 lb increment)
Maximum static weight: 136kg (300 lbs)
Price computing scale options available


UPC/EAN with two-digit and five-digit add-on symbols
Code 128
Code 39 (3 of 9)
Interleaved 2 of 5
Italian Pharmacode
GS1 DataBar™ (RSS): DataBar Omnidirectional
Stacked Omnidirectional
Expanded Stacked
PDF417 and Micro PDF417
QR Code and Micro QR Code
Data Matrix
EAN Composite
Watermark: Digimarc-enabled

Systems Management:

Remote Management
NCR Scanner Tools
NCR Patented Scan Doctor spoken voice integration

Video Interface:

USB UVC streaming vide

Window Materials:

Lower horizontal:
Hurricane glass
Vertical window made of shatter-proof tempered glass

Horizontal top plate:
ClearShield™ glass or Sapphire glass


Optional connectivity for Remote Consumer Scanner (RCS), providing flexibility at the checkstand

Product Variations:

Available full- and mid-size (with or without scale) and compact version (w/o scale)

XR7-Plus and XR8 terminals
NCR XL displays
NCR 7169 multi-function printer
NCR FastLane Self-Checkout