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PhoTab Wi-Pics Mobile SC100 POD
Which cameras are supported? Most Nikon and Canon DSLR cameras are supported, to inquire about support for a specific camera, please email info@wipicsmobile.com N/A Samsung Galaxy Series cameras. N/A
What Android devices are supported? Cell phones and tablets running at least Android version 4.4 or higher, with atleast a 5 megapixel camera. Cell phones and tablets running at least Android version 4.4 or higher, with atleast a 5 megapixel camera. Samsung Galaxy Series cameras. N/A
What operating systems are supported? Android 4.4 or higher. Android 4.4 or higher. Android 4.4 or higher. Windows 7, Windows 8.1
Is there any other software required? If transmitting pictures via Wi-Fi, the receiving computer must be running an FTP server application to receive the pictures. If transmitting pictures via Wi-Fi, the receiving computer must be running an FTP server application to receive the pictures. If transmitting pictures via Wi-Fi, the receiving computer must be running an FTP server application to receive the pictures. N/A
What types of barcodes can be scanned by Wi-Pics? Wi-Pics PhoTab supporsts all 1D & 2D barcodes. Wi-Pics PhoTab supporsts all 1D & 2D barcodes. Wi-Pics PhoTab supporsts all 1D & 2D barcodes. Dependent on the USB scanner connected to the POD system.
What is the range of the Wi-Fi transmission? Transmission distance is dependent on the strength of the Wi-Fi signal. Maximum distance for Wi-Fi transmissions is approximately 300 feet. Transmission distance is dependent on the strength of the Wi-Fi signal. Maximum distance for Wi-Fi transmissions is approximately 300 feet. Transmission distance is dependent on the strength of the Wi-Fi signal. Maximum distance for Wi-Fi transmissions is approximately 300 feet. N/A
What transmission protocols does Wi-Pics support? FTP only. FTP / Dropbox. FTP only. N/A
What is the maximum number of characters supported for renaming pictures? 255 255 255 N/A
What types of data can be used to rename pictures? Barcode (or data manually entered into ScanData field), User Data (data manually entered into the User Data field), a Sequence number (1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc., [icture associated with the current barcode data), Original camera frame number. Barcode (or data manually entered into ScanData field), User Data (data manually entered into the User Data field), a Sequence number (1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc., [icture associated with the current barcode data), Original camera frame number. Barcode (or data manually entered into ScanData field), User Data (data manually entered into the User Data field), a Sequence number (1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc., [icture associated with the current barcode data), Original camera frame number. N/A
What characters can be used to separate each data field in the picture's filename? You may use any character not considered a "control" character. Control characters include ! @ $ % # & ( ) ? / \ You may use any character not considered a "control" character. Control characters include ! @ $ % # & ( ) ? / \ You may use any character not considered a "control" character. Control characters include ! @ $ % # & ( ) ? / \  
Can barcodes be overlayed or "stamped" on each photo? N/A Filename or custom text can be "stamped" on each photo. N/A N/A
Can photo's automatically be sorted into folders? Photo's cam automatically be sorted into folders based on data entered into the ScanData or User Data fields Photo's cam automatically be sorted into folders based on data entered into the ScanData or User Data fields Photo's cam automatically be sorted into folders based on data entered into the ScanData or User Data fields N/A
What cables are required to connect to the camera? An OTG (On-The-Go) USB Host cable is required to connect to the camera. N/A N/A N/A
My camera is not recognized by PhoTab, what should I do? Verify that your Android device supports OTG connections and you are using a supported camera. Also test the OTG cable by connecting it to your Android device and connecting a USB flash drive to the host cable, if the flash drive is not being recognized by your Android device, replace the OTG cable. N/A N/A N/A

 

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