Compact RFID Reader

Product overview

Many Beckhoff devices can be extended by an RFID reader. The Beckhoff Compact RFID Reader is used for particularly compact applications.

The Beckhoff Compact RFID Reader can be integrated into key extensions for C9900-G0xx Multi-touch Control Panels or other customer-specific key extensions. A version is also available as a USB peripheral device.

Beckhoff Compact RFID Reader in a C9900-G0xx key extension.
Beckhoff Compact RFID Reader in the C9900-E291 RFID Reader.

Below, an example shows how communication with the Compact RFID Reader can be implemented.

Further demos, examples and drivers for the M890 from iDTRONIC, which is used for the Compact RFID Reader, can also be found on the manufacturer's website:
http://download.idtronic.de/Embedded/Embedded HF SDK.zip

Features of the Compact RFID Reader.
Features
 
Current consumption
< 100 mA
Operating frequency
13.56 MHz
Reading distance
Up to 3 cm
Interface
USB (virtual COM port)
Baud rate
9600…115200 Bd (via virtual COM port)
Operating systems
Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 10 IoT Enterprise LTSB
Supported standards of the Compact RFID Reader.
Standards
 
ISO 14443 A and compatible
NXP Mifare Ultralight®/ Ultralight® C, Mifare® Classic Mini/ 1K/ 4K
ISO 14443 B and compatible
SRI4K, SRIX4K, AT88RF020, 66CL160S, SR176
ISO 15693 and compatible
I-Code SLI, TI Tag-it HF-I, EM4135