The pcSwipe intelligent magnetic stripe card reader is a cost effective and efficient solution for customers who want to take advantage of their existing base of magnetic stripe card-carrying personnel.
The pcSwipe reader is compatible with the billions of magnetic stripe cards in circulation worldwide. As with all RF-ideas-products, is designed to pcSwipe identification and security needs of customers in many different applications and environments (see examples below). In addition to the solid construction and numerous installation options, the main features are bi-directional sweeping power and fast swipe speeds for maximum usability.
Free software, customers can configure their pcSwipe as needed. Options include the ability to track data from the locations on the map and custom programmability read keystrokes which are added before and after the data from the card. The plug-n-play functionality pcSwipe makes it an easy addition to your network, seamless integration with existing infrastructure.
The pcSwipe can be used as a stand-alone system or can be integrated with other software applications using the optional Software Developer Kit (SDK).
PC / LAN access or login
Employee identification / User Authorization
Time and attendance
Form filler to existing software applications
PLC and embedded controllers
Fitness training or attending
Vending machines or point of sale
Compatible with billions of cards worldwide
Fully programmable and customizable user defined fields
Beeper and LED
Simultaneously reads up to 3 tracks of information
Connectors and software interface:
The standard USB model (registration) directly connected to a USB port and can work with data as keystrokes or send. Optional Software Developer Kit (SDK) The RS-232 model connected to a PC serial COM port and sends data ASCII . The CDC model emulates a virtual serial device.
Compatible with Windows CE ®, Windows 2000 ®, Windows XP ®, Windows Vista ®, Macintosh ®, the Solaris ™ Operating System, Sun Ray ™ thin clients, and Linux. (Free configuration software requires Windows ® operating system.)
Versatile mounting options
Articulated cable, standard mounting holes and unobtrusive design allows the reader to be placed on the desktop, mounted on screens anywhere on time clocks and more installed.
Meets medical / healthcare HIPAA requirements
When used as a log-on reader.
Desktop Dimensions: 3.674 "x 1.325" x 1.193 "(93.32 x 33.65 x 30.3 mm) Optional base Dimensions: 3.375" x 3.5 "x 0.5" (86 x 89 x 13 mm)
Desktop Weight: 4.6 oz. (136g) Base: 13 oz. (369g)
Media Thickness: 0.015 "(0.127 mm) to 0.038" (1.14 mm)
Media formats: ISO 7811, AAMVA, and other F2F formats
Slot Width: 0.040 "(1.0 mm)
Swipe speed: 3-60 inches per second, bi-directional
Power and Interface: USB: self-powered, RS-232 [DB9F] Model: 5V supplied by either PS / 2 or USB keyboard pass-through power tap
Port / Styles: USB, RS-232
Indicators: Tri-state LED, beeper
Operating temperature: 32 ° to 131 ° F (0 ° to 55 ° C)
Relative humidity: 5% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing
Storage temperature: -22 ° to 158 ° F (-30 ° to 70 ° C)