USB RFID Readers

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Our collection of USB RFID Readers provides an efficient way to read/write RFID tags in any application. Available in a wide range of frequencies including Low Frequency (LF), High Frequency (HF), Ultra-high Frequency (UHF), and Active 2.45 GHz/433 MHz, USB RFID readers are controlled and powered by your desktop or laptop via USB interface.

Technology

The USB RFID readers provide an efficient way to read/write RFID tags in any application. These USB RFID readers are available in a wide range of frequencies including low frequency (LF), high frequency (HF), ultra-high frequency (UHF), and active 2.45 GHz/433 MHz. The USB RFID readers are controlled and powered by desktop or laptop via USB interface. Some of these USB readers can also operate in the dual frequency mode. These readers have Bluetooth, USB, RS232 serial interface, TCP/IP network interface and Wi-Fi communication interface. Some of these readers make use of GFSK, ASK modulation schemes. They are compliant with protocols such as ISO 15693, ISO 18000-6C, EPC Class1 Gen 2 ISO/IEC 14443-A/B, ISO/IEC 15693, ISO 18092, NFC, ISO11784/5 TI half duplex and full duplex, Mifare MF1 1 K & 4 K, Ultralite and ASK Manchester. The USB RFID readers are compact in size which makes them very easy to handle and has protection standard minimum of IP 40 by which it can be protected from water and dust.

Applications

The USB RFID readers are widely used for applications such as security, patrol, mining, finance, railway system, smart card management application systems, customer benefit programs, ticketing, access control, livestock tagging, parking systems, prepaid parking, time/attendance, admission control, and POS. These readers can also be employed in personnel tracking, logistics, warehouse management, closed loop asset tracking, and high value asset tracking.

Find Your USB RFID Reader

Please browse our extensive collection of USB RFID readers. If you are looking for a specific USB-enabled reader in particular, please ask! Our Experts are always available to help you choose the right reader for your application.

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13.56 MHz Bluetooth USB RFID Reader/Writer

This USB/Bluetooth HF reader is palm sized, lightweight 3.45 oz (98 g), and operates in environments ranging from -13 °F to 149 °F (-25 °C to 65 °C).

This USB/Bluetooth HF reader is palm sized, lightweight 3.45 oz (98 g), and operates in environments ranging from -13 °F to 149 °F (-25 °C to 65 °C).

Product ID: 223012
13.56 MHz HF Desktop USB Reader/Writer

This HF desktop USB reader/writer reads and writes NFC labels, is compliant with multiple protocol standards, and has multiple connectivity and communication interfaces.

This HF desktop USB reader/writer reads and writes NFC labels, is compliant with multiple protocol standards, and has multiple connectivity and communication interfaces.

Product ID: 233018
13.56 MHz HF USB RFID Reader/Writer

This HF USB reader/writer is able to define security keys and write them to MIFARE RFID cards, is IP40 rated, and weighs 4 oz (115 g).

This HF USB reader/writer is able to define security keys and write them to MIFARE RFID cards, is IP40 rated, and weighs 4 oz (115 g).

Product ID: 233002
13.56 MHz USB RFID Reader/Writer

This HF USB desktop reader/writer is portable, can be easily integrated into a limited space environment, and can be used in applications such as logistics systems and production authentication.

This HF USB desktop reader/writer is portable, can be easily integrated into a limited space environment, and can be used in applications such as logistics systems and production authentication.

Product ID: 233007
134 KHz RFID Bluetooth Reader

This palm sized, Bluetooth based 134 kHz reader can upload tag IDs to computers or PDAs in real-time and can read up to 7000 tags per battery charge.

This palm sized, Bluetooth based 134 kHz reader can upload tag IDs to computers or PDAs in real-time and can read up to 7000 tags per battery charge.

Product ID: 222012
134.2 KHz Handheld RFID Reader

This easy-to-use 134 kHz low frequency reader is great for animal tracking or logistics and includes demo software with an SDK while a variant of this model includes Bluetooth capability.

This easy-to-use 134 kHz low frequency reader is great for animal tracking or logistics and includes demo software with an SDK while a variant of this model includes Bluetooth capability.

Product ID: 222014
2.45 GHz Active USB RFID Reader

This USB portable reader has a read range of up to 65 ft (20 m) and can upload its last 100 received messages in either its real-time or delayed mode.

This USB portable reader has a read range of up to 65 ft (20 m) and can upload its last 100 received messages in either its real-time or delayed mode.

Product ID: 217003
LF 125 kHz or HF 13.56MHz Dual Frequency RFID Reader

This 125 kHz LF and 13.56 MHz HF dual frequency reader can read a wide variety of RFID tags or cards compliant with ISO 14443A, Ultralite, or DESfire.

This 125 kHz LF and 13.56 MHz HF dual frequency reader can read a wide variety of RFID tags or cards compliant with ISO 14443A, Ultralite, or DESfire.

Product ID: 211004
UHF 860-–960 MHz Bluetooth USB Handheld Reader/Writer

This multi-regional flexible UHF Bluetooth/USB handheld reader offers flexible data transfer options, connects easily to smart devices, and has a 16.4 ft (5 m) read range.

This multi-regional flexible UHF Bluetooth/USB handheld reader offers flexible data transfer options, connects easily to smart devices, and has a 16.4 ft (5 m) read range.

Product ID: 246008
UHF 860-960 MHz Compact RFID Reader/Writer

This multiple communication interface UHF compact reader/writer is compliant to the ISO18000-6C standard and has a read range of up to 11.8” (30 cm).

This multiple communication interface UHF compact reader/writer is compliant to the ISO18000-6C standard and has a read range of up to 11.8” (30 cm).

Product ID: 236034
UHF 900 MHz GenTop Standalone RFID Reader/Writer

This standalone UHF reader/writer supports North American and European Union protocols, is IP40 rated, and has a built-in antenna that reads up to 4″ (10.16 cm).

This standalone UHF reader/writer supports North American and European Union protocols, is IP40 rated, and has a built-in antenna that reads up to 4″ (10.16 cm).

Product ID: 236004
125 kHz LF Handheld RFID Reader with Wireless Transmission

This handheld 125 kHz LF reader can wirelessly transmit data from its storage of up to 8000 tags and is powered by a replaceable AAA battery.

This handheld 125 kHz LF reader can wirelessly transmit data from its storage of up to 8000 tags and is powered by a replaceable AAA battery.

Product ID: 221009
125 kHz Low Frequency Bluetooth RFID Tag Reader/Interrogator

This palm sized 125 kHz LF Bluetooth based reader can wirelessly upload tag IDs to Bluetooth based computers or handhelds in real-time, making it ideal for security and patrol solutions.

This palm sized 125 kHz LF Bluetooth based reader can wirelessly upload tag IDs to Bluetooth based computers or handhelds in real-time, making it ideal for security and patrol solutions.

Product ID: 221013
125 KHz Low Frequency Handheld RFID Reader

This light weight handheld 125 kHz LF reader can hold over 30 000 records and has an IP67 protection rating to protect it from shock and water.

This light weight handheld 125 kHz LF reader can hold over 30 000 records and has an IP67 protection rating to protect it from shock and water.

Product ID: 221005
125 kHz Low Frequency RFID Reader

Able to read and respond to a card in less than 0.1 seconds, this 125 kHz LF reader is water, shock, and temperature resistant for deployment in nearly any environment.

Able to read and respond to a card in less than 0.1 seconds, this 125 kHz LF reader is water, shock, and temperature resistant for deployment in nearly any environment.

Product ID: 211020
125kHz USB Desktop Reader/Writer

This 125 kHz reader connects to a computer’s USB port for full read and write capabilities and a fast response time.

This 125 kHz reader connects to a computer’s USB port for full read and write capabilities and a fast response time.

Product ID: 221023
13.56 MHz Handheld Bluetooth RFID Reader

This HF handheld Bluetooth reader is a lightweight and widely used device, has a compact palm sized form, and reads up to 3.15” (8 cm).

This HF handheld Bluetooth reader is a lightweight and widely used device, has a compact palm sized form, and reads up to 3.15” (8 cm).

Product ID: 223013
13.56 MHz HF Bluetooth Paddle RFID Reader

This paddle-shaped universal UHF Bluetooth reader features fully read/write functionality for compatible tags, is designed to track and monitor mobile assets, and weighs 4.7 oz (135 g).

 

This paddle-shaped universal UHF Bluetooth reader features fully read/write functionality for compatible tags, is designed to track and monitor mobile assets, and weighs 4.7 oz (135 g).

 

Product ID: 223004
13.56 MHz Magnetic Stripe Card/RFID Reader Combo

Magnetic stripe card and RFID tag reading ensures this 13.56 MHz flash upgradable reader stays up-to-date for a variety of applications.

Magnetic stripe card and RFID tag reading ensures this 13.56 MHz flash upgradable reader stays up-to-date for a variety of applications.

Product ID: 223022
13.56 MHz RFID Reader

This plug and play 13.56 MHz reader has the compact size, low power consumption, and low weight needed for access control, ticketing, and other applications.

This plug and play 13.56 MHz reader has the compact size, low power consumption, and low weight needed for access control, ticketing, and other applications.

Product ID: 233013
13.56 MHz Smart Label Handheld RFID Reader

The 13.56 MHz smart label handheld reader has a read range of up to 2” (5 cm) and can read and write ISO 15693 compliant smart labels.

The 13.56 MHz smart label handheld reader has a read range of up to 2” (5 cm) and can read and write ISO 15693 compliant smart labels.

Product ID: 223019
134.2 kHz Handheld Rechargeable Stick Reader

This 134.2 kHz rugged handheld reader is designed for applications including logistics, animal tracking, warehouse management and access control.

This 134.2 kHz rugged handheld reader is designed for applications including logistics, animal tracking, warehouse management and access control.

Product ID: 222016
134.2 kHz Portable RFID Reader

With a built-in screen and a reading distance of up to 4.7” (12 cm), the 134 kHz portable reader has a one button design for animal or food identification.

With a built-in screen and a reading distance of up to 4.7” (12 cm), the 134 kHz portable reader has a one button design for animal or food identification.

Product ID: 222005
860-960 MHz UHF USB Desktop RFID Reader

This 860 to 960MHz USB desktop RFID reader is equipped with a 5.0dBic internal circular polarized antenna and offers a read range of 50 cm.

This 860 to 960MHz USB desktop RFID reader is equipped with a 5.0dBic internal circular polarized antenna and offers a read range of 50 cm.

Product ID: 236037
Dual Frequency USB Contactless Card Reader

With versatile mounting options, this plug and play desktop reader supports the 125 kHz and 13.56 MHz frequencies over 45 different card types for proximity or contactless applications.

With versatile mounting options, this plug and play desktop reader supports the 125 kHz and 13.56 MHz frequencies over 45 different card types for proximity or contactless applications.

Product ID: 211025
UHF 860-960 MHz Bluetooth RFID Key Fob Reader

This USB/Bluetooth key fob reader is compliant with ISO18000-6C/EPC C1G2 standards, has an integrated linear polarized antenna, and reads tags up to 2.95 ft (0.90 m) away.

This USB/Bluetooth key fob reader is compliant with ISO18000-6C/EPC C1G2 standards, has an integrated linear polarized antenna, and reads tags up to 2.95 ft (0.90 m) away.

Product ID: 246021
UHF 860-960 MHz RFID USB Bluetooth Reader

This universal UHF USB/Bluetooth reader has a dual linear polarized (horizontal & vertical) built-in antenna with optional barcode imager and is compatible with Windows, Android, and Mac.

This universal UHF USB/Bluetooth reader has a dual linear polarized (horizontal & vertical) built-in antenna with optional barcode imager and is compatible with Windows, Android, and Mac.

Product ID: 216028
UHF 860-–960 MHz USB Bluetooth RFID Reader

This ergonomic and handled UHF USB/Bluetooth reader with built-in antenna is fully upgradable and features a unique lightweight of 2.45 oz (70 g).

This ergonomic and handled UHF USB/Bluetooth reader with built-in antenna is fully upgradable and features a unique lightweight of 2.45 oz (70 g).

Product ID: 236021
UHF 860-960MHz USB Mini RFID Reader/Writer

This mouse-sized, multi-region, full featured UHF reader/writer has a read range of up to 3.94″ (10 cm) and recognizes multiple tags simultaneously with anti-collision technology.

This mouse-sized, multi-region, full featured UHF reader/writer has a read range of up to 3.94″ (10 cm) and recognizes multiple tags simultaneously with anti-collision technology.

Product ID: 216008
USB Enabled 13.56 MHz HF RFID Reader/Writer

This mouse sized, plug and play 13.56 MHz reader connects to a desktop’s USB port for data transmission and power while detecting tags within 1.2” (3 cm).

This mouse sized, plug and play 13.56 MHz reader connects to a desktop’s USB port for data transmission and power while detecting tags within 1.2” (3 cm).

Product ID: 223015
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