Product information

Bluebird EF500L

The Bluebird EF500L is Bluebird's new flagship. This 5 inch mobile smartphone/PDA is based on the latest touchscreen technology, combined with superior mobility and rugged industrial design. Ideal for applications in transport, retail, field service, production, warehousing and law enforcement.

The Bluebird EF500L is the Light version of the Bluebird EF500. This model does not include the following options in comparison with the standard EF500: Dual SIM, SAM port, Front Camera, hot swappable battery, extended battery, Windows 10 (only available with Android 6.0). In addition, the Bluebird EF500L contains over a black casing. Due to these modifications in the configurations of the EF500L, the list price of the product has dropped significantly, allowing Eutronix to offer the EF500L at competitive prices.

Bluebird's compact, lightweight design (260 gram) of the Bluebird EF500 features Bluebird's patented TankSmith ™ technology tested for 1,5 meter drop tests and an IP67 rating that protects against water, dust and dirt. The 5" high definition multi-touch display made of Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 makes it exceptionally resistant to scratches and bumps.

The multi-touch display can be operated with stylus, fingers or gloves even when the display is wet. Sun protection protects the readability of the screen in direct sunlight and the anti-fingerprint coating protects against smears.

Key Features Bluebird EF500L

  • 5" Android 6.0 PDA
  • Option for 1D Laser or 2D Imager
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 1.2GHz
  • 1.5 meter droptest / IP-67 / 260 grams


Brand: Bluebird
Model: EF500
Type: Rugged PDA / Handheld
Standard Warranty: 1 year warranty against manufacturer defects
Extended Warranty /
Service contracts:
For full warranty options please contact your sales representative.

Physical Characteristics

Dimensions: 155,6 x 77,95 x 16,5 mm
Weight: 260 grams
Keypad: On-Screen
SIM Slot: 1 SIM Slot
SAM Slot:
SD Card Slot: Expandable with Micro SD card (Support for min. 64GB)
Interface: Micro SD card slot / Micro USB 2.0
Standard Battery: 3.200 mAh
Extended Battery:
Hot swappable: -
Integrated printer: -


Display: 5"
Screen Resolution: 1280 x 720 HD WXGA
Touch: Capacitive touch (Wet and Glove touch supported)
Gorilla Glass: Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 with native damage resistance™ (NDR)
Nits: -


Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916, Quad Core Processor 1.2GHz
Operating system: Android 6.0
RAM Memory: 2 GB
ROM Storage Capacity: 16 GB Flash


Modem: 4G
WLAN: 802.11 a/b/g/n/d/h/i
Bluetooth: 4.0 LE
Push to Talk: Yes

Data Capture

Barcode Scanner: 1D/2D Barcode Scanner
Front Camera: -
Rear Camera: 8.0 Megapixel
Smart Card Reader: Optional
Magnetic Stripe Card Reader: -
Passport Reader MRZ: -
Fingerprint Scanner: -

User Environment

IP-rating: IP-67
Droptest: 1,5m
Military Standard: Tested on MIL STD 810G
Operating Temperature: -20°C to 60°C
Storage Temperature: -25°C to 70°C
Humidity: 95% non-condensing
BlueBird EF500<br>1 Slot Cradle

BlueBird EF500
1 Slot Cradle

BlueBird EF500<br>4 Slot Cradle

BlueBird EF500
4 Slot Cradle

BlueBird EF500<br>Hand Strap

BlueBird EF500
Hand Strap

BlueBird EF500<br>Standard Battery (3200mAh)

BlueBird EF500
Standard Battery (3200mAh)

Bluebird EF500<br>Vehicle Cradle

Bluebird EF500
Vehicle Cradle