Griffin for Business Announces the Next Generation of Beam, an Innovative iOS-Powered Barcode Scanning Solution for Medical IndustryMar 5, 2018


Beam 2.0 platform encompasses an all-in-one iOS-powered barcode scanner, battery pack and protective solution for healthcare segment

Las Vegas – March 05, 2018 – Griffin for Business, enterprise segment of award-winning mobile accessory maker, Griffin Technology, today announces the Beam 2.0 platform, the second generation of Beam, in conjunction with the HIMSS 2018 Conference. Offering security and stability of iOS to the healthcare industry, the Beam 2.0 platform is a comprehensive all-in-one solution uniting an iOS-powered barcode scanner, protective case, built-in, interchangeable battery and a custom charging dock. Griffin’s latest range of enterprise-level solutions can be seen at the HIMSS 2018 Conference from March 5-9th at the Venetian-Palazzo Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Booth #12546.

In one handheld device and integrated ecosystem, the Beam 2.0 platform offers efficiencies to the clinical workflow of healthcare workers through a simple yet effective scanning and charging platform for iOS devices. Positioned for healthcare professionals spanning medical administration to mobile EHR management and beyond, Beam 2.0 provides a complete solution for users seeking durable and easily cleanable, hospital-grade iOS device protection and portable power while on-shift.  Additional product details include:

Beam Sled Product Features

Beam Sled Types:

– Beam Sled options include the Beam Scanner Sled (includes Barcode Scanner) and the Beam Power Sled (excludes Barcode Scanner)

Barcode Scanning:

– iOS-powered scanner reads most widely used barcode systems including most major 1D and 2D barcodes

– Supports barcode scanning on curved and reflective surfaces, including prescription bottles, IV bags, and reflective hospital room equipment

Device Protection:

– Smooth, ergonomic design offers an easy, secure grasp with or without gloves

– 6-foot drop tested, impact-resistant polycarbonate and TPE shell

– IP54 rated to protect against dust and water

– Integrated, Touch-ID compatible screen protector

– Easy to clean exterior, compatible with industry-standard CaviCide, bleach, and UPA wipes

– Beam Scanner Sled and Beam Power Sleds are compatible with iPhone 6s, iPhone 7, iPhone 8

Beam Battery Packs & Charge Dock Features

Battery Packs:

– Rechargeable, interchangeable 2,200mAh battery packs

– 2,200mAh battery capacity provides hours of additional device power, ideal for use during long shifts

– Exterior battery pack placement on Beam Sleds allow for seamless battery pack exchange without interrupting device use

Charging Docks:

– Three types of custom-built charging docks with “drop-in” charging functionality to recharge Beam Sleds, iPhone, and additional battery packs simultaneously

– Charging docks can recharge both battery packs and Beam Sled units in approximately three hours

– Charging docks must be plugged into an AC outlet

Beam 2.0 Platform – Product Ecosystem

– Beam Scanner Sled – MSRP: $649.99

– Beam Power Sled – MSRP: $139.99

– Beam Battery Pack – MSRP: $34.99

– Beam Work Charge Dock (Single User) – MSRP: $69.99

– Beam 10-Bay Battery Pack Charge Dock – MSRP: $149.99

– Beam 5-Bay Sled Charge Dock- MSRP: $149.99

– Beam Sled Holster- MSRP: $49.99

The Beam 2.0 platform will launch in Q2 2018.  To view the Beam 2.0 product ecosystem and additional Griffin for Business enterprise solutions for the healthcare industry at #HIMSS 2018, please visit Booth 12546 in the Venetian-Palazzo Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, NV from March 5-9th. To schedule a meeting or press appointment with a Griffin for Business representative at HIMSS, please contact Will Stevens or

For more information about the Beam 2.0 platform, visit To download high-res images of the Beam 2.0 ecosystem of products, visit:


About Griffin Technology
Founded in 1992, Griffin Technology LLC, is today one of the world’s foremost creators of innovative solutions for people who depend on their tech to work, play, and connect. Today, Griffin products are conceived, designed and developed in-house and continue to push the envelope of the industry they helped create. The brand’s enterprise segment, Griffin for Business, delivers innovative solutions for iPhone, iPod, smartphone and tablet use in the workplace across multiple industries and verticals. Learn more at To learn more about Incipio Group, parent company to Griffin Technology and Griffin for Business, visit


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