Melbourne, July 12 2009 – MasterChef Australia has used the Datalogic Kyman-GUN in the invention test to begin the final week of the series. MasterChef Australia, is a hit Australian reality television cooking show based on the original British version of Masterchef.
Datalogic Mobile is part of Datalogic, a world-class producer of bar code readers, data collection mobile computers, RFID systems and photoelectric sensors.
The Kyman-GUN is used by each contestant to scan their selected ingredients whilst trying to stay within a budget and a time limit.
The data collection gun was suggested for use due to is features: large display, great ergonomics and rugged design. The patented “green spot” technology also provided contestants with a visual confirmation of a successful scan.