UHF 433MHz Active End Cap RFID Reader

This UHF active standalone end cap reader can be easily installed, has a read range of up to 230 ft (70 m), and reports signal strength information with every tag.


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GAO RFID’s UHF 433 MHz Active End Cap RFID Reader for Psion Teklogix Workabout Pro G2 is a powerful, robust and cost-effective mobile tool for active RFID asset management. It has the advantages of quick and easy installation, plug and play capability, allowing for simultaneous use of multiple other expansion modules, user’s choice of out-the-box or customized applications to process detected tag data. The end-cap reader can operate in rugged conditions at both short ranges or at ultra-long ranges and provides unrivalled mobility solutions for customers seeking to identify, locate or audit tagged assets outside of areas monitored by fixed RFID reader networks.

This end-cap RFID reader can be used as a standalone mobile device or as part of an enterprise asset management system. It allows users to combine their choice of barcode scanners, imagers, wireless LAN & WAN adaptors, GPS positioning and GSM/GPRS/EDGE communication modules with this compact device. The long range end-cap reader offers a typical tag read range of 70 m by using an external antenna and allows for ultra-long range asset identification and auditing indoor or outdoor storage facilities. A standard range model is also available and offers a typical tag read range of 15 m by using an internal antenna and allows for close proximity asset identification.

Key Features

  • Powerful, robust and cost effective
  • Quick and easy installation
  • Standard range and long range models available
  • Allows for simultaneous use of multiple other expansion modules
  • Allows combination with GPRS, GSM, Wi-Fi and Barcode expansion modules on a single unit
  • Signal Strength information is reported with every tag
  • Housed in a standard, approved Psion Teklogix end-cap


  • Asset identification
  • Auditing indoor or outdoor storage facilities

Technical Specifications

Radio Frequency
Receive Frequency 433.92 MHz
Modulation ASK
Stability 20 ppm over 14 ℉ to 140 ℉ (-10 °C to 60 °C)
Sensitivity -70 dBm (preliminary)
RF Input (214041 only) 50 Ohm SMC (female)
Read Range 530008-A 530008-B
229.65 ft (70 m) 49.21 ft (15 m)
Supply Voltage ± 5 V DC
Max. Current Consumption < 15 mA
ESD Protection 2 kV Human Body Model
Size (excl. ext. antenna) 3.93 in × 2.36 in × 1.18 in (100 mm x 60 mm x 30 mm) (approx.)
Weight (unit) 0.14 lbs (65 grams)
Color Black
Material ABS
Connections Molex Psion Teklogix USB
SMC connector (Model A only)
Operating Temperature -40 ℉ to 167 ℉ (-40 °C to 75 °C)
Storage Temperature -40 ℉ to 185 ℉ (-40 °C to 85 °C)
Humidity 5 % to 90 % (non condensing)
Operating System This unit is only compatible with G2/G3 that operate mobile. It is not CE compatible.
Supply Accessories
External Antenna (530008-A only) 433 MHz ¼ Wave Whip

Ordering Information

Model No. Read Range
530008-A 229.65 ft (70 m)
530008-B 49.21 ft (15 m)


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