ACS ACR1255U-J1 USB Bluetooth NFC Reader

A white, USB and Bluetooth connected, portable NFC device which supports reading/writing NFC tags; supports Type 2 - 4 NFC tag types; battery powered.
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Specifications
Product Type Reader/Writer
Manufacturer Advanced Card Systems
Manufacturer Sku ACR1255U-J1ACSD21A
Country of Manufacture Hong Kong SAR China
Shipment Origin United States, Hong Kong SAR China
Harmonized Tariff Code 8471.60.90 (Input or Output Unit)
Availability Inventory
Lead Time Immediate
Minimum Order Quantity 1
Color White
Dimensions 54.0 mm (L) x 85.0 mm (W) x 10.8 mm (H)
Tag Technology NFC
Frequency 13.56 MHz (NFC)
Compliance CE, FCC, REACH, RoHS 2
Connection Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 (Type A), BLE
Features Battery, Buzzer, Firmware Upgradable, Lights, NFC
Power Battery - Rechargeable
NFC Mode Tag Reader/Writer
NFC Standards ISO 14443 Type A, ISO 14443 Type B, ISO 18092, MIFARE, FeliCa, PC/SC, NFC Forum - Type 1, NFC Forum - Type 2, NFC Forum - Type 3, NFC Forum - Type 4
Operating System Android, iOS, Linux, Mac, Windows
Operating Temperature 0°C to 50°C
Shelf Life 10+ Years @ 23°C, 50% RH
Weight (kg) 0.0375

ACR1255U-J1 NFC Secure Bluetooth® NFC Reader is designed to facilitate on-the-go smart card and NFC applications. It combines the latest 13.56 MHz contactless technology with Bluetooth® Smart connectivity.

ACR1255U-J1 supports ISO 14443 Type A and B smart cards, MIFARE®, FeliCa®, and most NFC tags and devices compliant with ISO 18092 standard. This makes ACR1255U-J1 ideal for a broad range of solutions, such as hands-free verification for physical and logical access control, and inventory tracking. ACR1255U-J1 has two interfaces: Bluetooth Smart (also known as Bluetooth Low Energy or BLE) for pairing with mobile devices, and USB Full Speed for PC-linked operation. Additionally, it can read/write at a speed of up to 424 Kbps for contactless smart card and NFC device access.

With a compact design and a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery for power, ACR1255U-J1 is extremely portable and convenient for use anytime, anywhere with most Bluetooth-enabled smartphones and tablets.

To save valuable cost and time, the firmware of ACR1255U-J1 could conveniently be upgraded on the field. This enables users to cope with the fast-changing technology for their applications, and suit different scenarios.

With Bluetooth Smart technology and AES-128 encyrption, ACR1255U-J1 connects securely and wirelessly to any device running on Android™ 4.3 and later, iOS 5.0 and later, Windows® 7 and later, and Mac OS® 10.7 and later.

For PC-linked operation, ACR1255U-J1 could easily be installed for use with any personal computer running on Windows® operating system because it is PC/SC and CCID-compliant. Its drivers are also compatible with Linux® and Mac OS®.

Demo apps from ACS are available for Android and iOS.


Features

  • Bluetooth® Smart Interface
  • USB-Powered (PC-linked mode):
    • USB 2.0 Full Speed Interface
    • CCID Compliance
    • Firmware Upgradeable
    • Application Programming Interface:
    • Supports PC/SC
    • Supports CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)
  • Battery-Powered:
    • Powered by a Lithium-ion battery (rechargeable through PC-linked mode)
  • Smart Card Reader:
    • Built-in antenna for contactless tag access, with reading distance of up to 60 mm (depending on tag type)
    • Supports ISO 14443 Part 4 Type A and B cards
    • Supports MIFARE® and MIFARE® DESFire®
    • Supports FeliCa®
    • Supports ISO 18092 Tags (NFC Tags)
    • Built-in anti-collision feature (only one tag is accessed at any time)
    • NFC Support:
      • Card reader/writer mode

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