EC50 Mobile Computer

New Category of Individually Assigned Mobile Computer

The EC50 Wi-Fi only individually assigned enterprise mobile computer with optional integrated scanner is Zebra’s thinnest, lightest mobile computers yet. Easy add-ons such as RFID connector and mobile workstation add new capabilities on-demand. This comprehensive smartphone-style device is all business to drive personal productivity and total benefits of ownership.

Physical Characteristics

DimensionsWith standard battery:
6.08 in. L x 2.99 in. W x 0.38 in. D
154.5 mm L x 76.0 mm W x 9.8 mm D

With extended battery:
6.08 in. L x 2.99 in. W x 0.46 in. D
154.5 mm L x 76.0 mm W x 11.8 mm D

Weight6.1 oz./173 g to 6.46 oz./183 g (SKU dependent with standard battery)
Display5 in.; HD (720×1280)
Imager WindowCorning® Gorilla® Glass
Touch PanelCorning® Gorilla® Glass; capacitive touch panel; multi-touch
Backlight450 NITS, LED
PowerStandard battery: 3060 mAh
Extended battery: 4180 mAh
Charge times: 0 to ~25% in ~15 minutes; 0 to ~90% in less than two hours
Expansion SlotOne 128 GB micro SD slot
SIM SlotsEC55 only: 1x Nano SIM, 1x e-SIM (optional)
Network ConnectionsWWAN; WiFi, Ethernet cradle
NotificationsAudible tone; multi-color LEDs; vibration
KeypadOn-screen keypad and enterprise keyboard
Voice and Audio1 watt speaker, receiver, PTT, voice support, 3 digital microphones, USB Type-C headset support
ButtonsProgrammable; scan on each side; volume up/down; power; push-to-talk (PTT)3
Interface PortsBottom USB 2.0 OTG – host/client (Type-C), SKU dependent: 0, 2, or 8 pin rear connection

Performance Characteristics

CPUQualcomm SD660, 2.2 GHz Octa-core
Operating SystemEC50: Upgradeable to Android 14
EC55: Upgradeable to Android 14
Memory (RAM/Flash)3 GB/32 GB; 4 GB/64 GB

User Environment

Operating Temp.14° F to 122° F/-10° C to +50° C
Storage Temp.-40° F to 158° F/-40° C to +70° C
Humidity5% to 95% non-condensing
Drop Specification4 ft./1.2 m per MIL-STD-810G.
With protective boot: 5 ft./1.5 m per MIL-STD-810G to concrete across operating temperature range
Tumble Specification300 1.6 ft./0.5 meter tumbles at room temperature without protective boot

500 1.6 ft./0.5 meter tumbles at room temperature with protective boot

Vibration4 g’s PK Sine (5 Hz to 2 kHz); 0.04 g 2/Hz Random (20 Hz to 2 kHz); 60 minute duration per axis, 3 axis
Discharge (ESD)
+/-15 kV air discharge, +/-8 kV direct discharge;
+/-8 kV indirect discharge

Interactive Sensor Technology (IST)

Light SensorAutomatically adjusts display backlight brightness
MagnetometerEC55 only: e-Compass
Motion Sensor3-axis gyroscope, 3-axis accelerometer
Proximity SensorAutomatically disables touch panel and turns off display in Handset mode (voice calls)

Data Capture

ScanningSE4100; 1D/2D omnidirectional imager
CameraFront — 5 MP fixed focus; f/2.0 aperture
Rear — 13 MP autofocus; f/2.0 aperture; flash LED
NFCIntegrated; High RF output power; MIFARE, ISO 14443 A&B, FeliCa , ISO 15693 and NFC Forum supported cards

Wireless WAN, Data and Voice Communications

WAN Radio Frequency Band (EC55 only)LTE Category 11

EC55 Rest of World:
LTE FDD: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8, B17, B19, B20, B28
LTE TDD: B38, B39, B40, B41
UMTS: B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B8, B9, B19
GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900

EC55 North America:
LTE FDD: B2, B4, B5, B7, B12, B13, B14, B17, B25, B26, B66
UMTS: B2, B4, B5

EC55 China:
LTE FDD: B1, B3, B5, B7, B8
LTE TDD: B38, B39, B40, B41
UMTS: B1, B5, B8
GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900

GPS (EC55 only)GPS with A-GPS: Glonass; BeiDou; Galileo

Wireless LAN

RadioIEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/d/h/i/r/k/v/w/mc; Wi-Fi™ certified; IPv4, IPv6, 2×2 MU-MIMO; soft AP
Data Rates5 GHz: 802.11a/n/ac — up to 866.7 Mbps
2.4 GHz: 802.11b/g/n — up to 300 Mbps
Operating ChannelsChannel 1-13 (2412-2472 MHz); Channel 36-165 (5180-5825 MHz)
Channel Bandwidth: 20, 40, 80 MHz
Actual operating channels/ frequencies and bandwidths depend on regulatory rules and certification agency
Security and EncryptionWEP (40 or 104 bit); WPA/WPA2 Personal (TKIP, and AES); WPA/WPA2 Enterprise (TKIP and AES) — EAP-TTLS (PAP, MSCHAP, MSCHAPv2), EAP-TLS, PEAPv0-MSCHAPv2, PEAPv1-EAP-GTC and LEAP.EAP-PWD
CertificationsWi-Fi™ certified
Fast RoamPMKID caching; Cisco CCKM; 802.11r; OKC
MultimediaWi-Fi Multimedia™ (WMM) and WMM-PS

Wireless PAN

Class 2, Bluetooth v5.0, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE); secondary Bluetooth BLE beacon for finding lost (powered off) devices

Environmental Compliance

• RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU; Amendment 2015/863
• REACH SVHC 1907/2006
For a complete list of product and materials compliance, please visit
Mobility DNA™ Professional Integrated Solutions


Subject to the terms of Zebra’s hardware warranty statement, the EC50/EC55 is warranted against defects in workmanship and materials for a period of 1 (one) year from the date of shipment. For complete warranty statement, go to:

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1. LifeGuard for Android is included with every Zebra OneCare support agreement. Some features, such as Over-the-Air remote updates and update status reports are available through a supported EMM.

2. Total Cost of Ownership Models for Line of Business Mobile Solutions, Enterprise Mobility, VDC Research Group, December 2018

3. Typically used for PTT communications. Where regulatory restrictions exist, button is configurable for use with other applications.

4. Based upon typical user profiles.

For details related to Common Criteria support