News | February 16, 2012

4-Port UHF RFID Reader For Both Indoor And Outdoor Applications


GAO RFID Inc. is offering its 4-port UHF RFID reader. The small form factor reader is designed for both indoor and outdoor applications and is compatible with both corporate IT infrastructures and sheltered outdoor environments.

This high-performance 4-port UHF RFID reader, model 236016, has Power over Ethernet (PoE) capability and has optional Wi-Fi network connectivity. It complies with EPC global Gen 2 (ISO 186000-6C) with DRM. It features a max EPC ID length of up to 496 bits. The high performance RFID reader offers a maximum read distance of up to 30 ft with 6 dBi antenna and is capable of reading 400 tags per second in typical read zone environment. The reader has an IP52 protection rating and has a water and dust resistant design for industrial, outdoor and rugged service requirements. Moreover, it boasts a common programming interface for enterprise RFID solution development.

This high-performance 4-port UHF RFID reader belongs to GAO's family of UHF EPC Gen 2 RFID Readers. GAO RFID has one of the broadest portfolios of RFID readers and tags in the industry. The featured product in this line is UHF GenTop Standalone RFID Reader/Writer which is an excellent tool to aid in testing and validating applications designed for use in RFID enabled environments. This line also includes All-in-One Long Range UHF Gen2 Reader/Writer which is designed for industrial environments, 860 to 960MHz UHF Gen 2 Bluetooth and USB Handheld Reader/Writer and some other products.