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Cordless Barcode Scanners can transmit wirelessly by use radio frequencies (similar to cordless phones) to send scanned information back to a computer-attached base station. Chief criteria for selecting a cordless barcode scanner are range and battery life. RF Cordless barcode scanners can heighten the functional flexibility of use by being able to access and scan packages during shipping and receiving applications, that otherwise might be difficult doing when the scanner is corded.

Another common wireless method of sending scanned information back computer-network is via a Wifi connection, in which wireless local area network (WLAN) connects to local backend hosts. This is similar to wireless laptop computers that are connected to a local network wirelessly through a router.  This also can heighten the functional flexibility of use by being able to access and scan packages during shipping and receiving applications, that otherwise might be difficult doing when the scanner is corded.  This wireless connection allows for downloading and uploading in a live environment, ensuring that the data is always current.