Exploring the New TC22/TC27 Mobile Computers

In today’s fast-paced business environment, organizations are constantly seeking innovative solutions to enhance productivity and streamline operations. Zebra Technologies, a global leader in enterprise solutions, has answered this call with the launch of their new TC22 and TC27 mobile computers. The TC22/TC27 mobile computers boast a range of features and capabilities that set them apart. Equipped with high-performance processors, these devices offer seamless multitasking and rapid data processing, enabling workers to tackle demanding tasks with ease. With their intuitive touchscreens, workers can navigate through applications and access information effortlessly, reducing training time and increasing efficiency. In this article, we will explore how these cutting-edge devices are designed to empower workers, optimize workflows, and deliver exceptional performance across various industries.

Applications in this article: 

  • Field Service and Sales

  • Warehousing and Logistics

  • Retail and Hospitality

Key Takeaways:

  • The launch of the TC22/TC27 means businesses of all sizes can leverage a reliable, high-quality mobile computing device with enterprise-grade functionality.

  • The device is designed for workers in the retail and hospitality, utilities and field services, and transport and logistics sectors, with the required connectivity, processing power, ergonomic comfort, and pocketable durability.

  • A range of services and adds-ons will support businesses to leverage bespoke solutions with support from a leading enterprise provider.

Data Capture Capabilites

These mobile computers are also equipped with integrated barcode scanners, providing workers with the ability to capture data accurately and efficiently. Users will also benefit from a standard 1D/2D integrated scan engine or advanced 1D/2D integrated scan engine with Intellifocus™ technology for scanning items in hand or on the highest shelf, delivering split-second, first-time capture of virtually every barcode, regardless of condition.

From inventory management to order processing, the built-in scanners enable rapid barcode scanning, minimizing errors and improving operational accuracy. Additionally, the devices support advanced imaging technology, allowing for the capture of images and signatures, further expanding their usability across various applications. Equipped for confirming home and locker deliveries with high-quality photos, its 16MP rear camera and 5MP front camera also keep workers connected by enabling high-quality video calls to distribution centers, stores, and warehouses.

This powerful, feature-rich device is ideal for businesses including small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) in retail, sports and entertainment, transport and logistics, utilities and field services which have limited budgets but need advanced range scanning, hybrid point of sale (POS) solutions, and enterprise-grade manageability without the IT complexity. For hospitality and entertainment businesses, the built-in support for Apple VAS and Google Smart Tap enables the TC22/TC27 to easily validate tickets, membership and loyalty cards, and boarding passes stored in mobile wallets.


Wireless connectivity is another key feature of the TC22/TC27 mobile computers. With support for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, workers can stay connected and collaborate seamlessly. Equipped with Wi-Fi 6E, 5G and CBRS (US band only) connectivity, operational high memory configurations and a Qualcomm Hex-Core 2.1GHz processor, allowing businesses to leverage advances in communication infrastructure and connectivity. Real-time access to information, instant communication with colleagues, and the ability to retrieve data on the go enhance productivity and decision-making capabilities.


Durability is a hallmark of Zebra’s mobile computing devices, and the TC22/TC27 models are no exception. Built to withstand challenging environments, they feature rugged construction that can withstand drops, spills, and other workplace hazards. This durability ensures that the devices can withstand the demands of industries such as retail, field service, and healthcare, delivering long-term reliability.

Ideal for utilities and field service environments, the TC22/TC27 is robust and functional in challenging climates, operating in temperatures from -10C to +50C and withstanding drops to tile over concrete and tumbles. It has secure IP68 sealing to protect it from dust and water plus a large, bright 6” FHD display to help keep workers engaged in their tasks along with extra visibility for route optimization and micro-locationing. Its thin, lightweight form factor makes it easy to fit into a pocket or apron to help ensure all-shift comfort.

Battery life is another crucial aspect of mobile devices, and the TC22/TC27 mobile computers excel in this area. With extended battery life, workers can rely on these devices for full shifts without interruption. This eliminates the need for frequent recharging and ensures continuous productivity throughout the workday.

Security and Support

Zebra Technologies has prioritized enterprise-grade security in the design of the TC22/TC27 mobile computers. These devices incorporate robust security features to protect sensitive data, safeguard privacy, and meet compliance requirements. With encrypted data transmission, secure authentication protocols, and remote device management capabilities, organizations can have peace of mind knowing that their critical information is secure.

Zebra will provide up to three years of product availability and three years of ongoing support backed by best-in-class technical support from Zebra Services. The TC22/TC27 contains a core set of Zebra Mobility DNA tools for device management and security, is upgradable to Mobility DNA Enterprise, and supports upgrades up to Android 16. Zebra’s value-add features, including Tap to Pay, Device Tracker for device loss prevention and recovery, Workstation Connect and radio frequency identification (RFID) capability in the form of the RFD40 UHF RFID Sled unlock additional capabilities to meet changing business needs.

Where does the TC22/TC27 Fit into your Operations?

Zebra’s TC22/TC27 mobile computers are purpose-built to enhance productivity, streamline workflows, and deliver exceptional performance in demanding environments. With features such as high-performance processors, integrated barcode scanners, intuitive touchscreens, and robust security measures, these devices empower workers, improve accuracy, and enable seamless communication. Embrace the power of mobility and unlock new levels of efficiency with Zebra’s TC22/TC27 mobile computers. Contact a ValuTrack Technology Specialist to learn more about where the TC22/TC27 Mobile Computers can fit into your operations.