Smart Card Reader

February 28, 2013
 

ACR122T USB Token NFC Reader

The ACR122T NFC Contactless Smart Card Reader is the token version of the ACR122U NFC Reader, and is especially designed for NFC applications requiring great portability and utmost user convenience. Developed based on the 13.56 MHz Contactless (RFID) Technology and the ISO/IEC 18092 standard for Near Field Communication (NFC), it supports not only Mifare® and ISO 14443 Type A and B cards but also all four types of NFC tags.

ACR122T is a USB Plug-and-Play USB device with CCID and PC/SC compliance, ensuring interoperability with different systems and applications. It is ideal for secure personal identity verification and online micro-payment transactions, including computer log-on, e-payment, home banking and network authentication.

Features
  • USB 2.0 Full Speed Interface
  • CCID Compliance
  • Smart Card Reader:
    • Read/write speed up to 424 kbps
    • Built-in antenna for contactless tag access, with card reading distance of up to 50 mm (depending on tag type)
    • Supports ISO 14443 Type A and B cards, Mifare, FeliCa, and all 4 types of NFC (ISO/IEC 18092) tags
    • Built-in anti-collision feature (only 1 tag is accessed at any time)
  • Application Programming Interface:
    • Supports PC/SC
    • Supports CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)
  • Peripherals:
    • User-controllable bi-color LED
Application
  • e-Government
  • e-Banking  and e-Payment
  • e-Healthcare
  • Transportation
  • Network Security
  • Access Control
  • Loyalty Program
Technical Specification
Dimensions 75 mm (L) x 30 mm (W) x 9.9 mm (H)
Interface USB Full-Speed
Operating Distance Up to 30 mm (depends on the tag type)
Supply Voltage Regulated 5 V DC
Supply Current 200 mA (operating); 50 mA (stand-by); 100 mA (normal)
Operating Temperature 0 – 50 °C
Operating Frequency 13.56 MHz
Smart Card Interface Support
  • ISO14443 Type A & B
  • Mifare
  • FeliCa
  • 4 types of NFC (ISO/IEC18092) tags
Compliance/Certifications
  • ISO 14443, CE, FCC, KC, VCCI, PC/SC, CCID, RoHS, USB Full Speed
  • Microsoft WHQL: 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, Server 2003, Server 2008, Server 2008 R2, Server 2012
Operating System Support
  • Win98, Win ME, Win NT 4.0, Win 2000, Win 2003, Win 2003 R2, Win XP, Win Vista, Win 2008, Win 7, Win 8
  • Win 2003 x64, Win 2003 R2 x64, Win XP x64, Win Vista x64, Win 2008 x64, Win 2008 R2 x64, Win 7 x64, Win 8 x 64, Win 2012 x64
  • Windows CE 5.0 and 6.0
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • Android 3.1 and above