Active RFID Tag is suited for tracking small assets.

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Operating at 433 MHz, GAO124018 is powered by internal battery and designed for asset tagging applications on metallic surfaces or plastics containing high metal content. RF signal is transmitted at pre-set time-intervals for duration of tag's life, which is 5 years at rate of 1.5 sec. Encapsulated in molded plastic case to withstand harsh environments, tag offer configurable settings such as Site/Vendor ID, Tag ID, transmission, repetition interval, and alarm functions.

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Active RFID Tag for Small Asset Tracking from GAO

Toronto, Canada - GAO RFID Inc. ( has released its cost effective 433MHz Active RFID Tag (GAO124018) for small asset tracking. This compact tag is specially designed for asset tagging applications on metallic surfaces or plastics containing high metal content such as found in laptops, IT equipment, vehicles and transport media.

This low power consumption tag is powered by an internal battery and transmits a radio frequency signal at pre-set time-intervals for the duration of its life. The tag life is estimated to be 5 years at a transmission time interval of 1.5 seconds. Battery status can be inferred by interrogating the internal Tag Age Counter Value. The active tag boasts configurable settings, including Site/Vendor ID, Tag ID, Transmission, Repetition Interval and Alarm functions. It is compatible with the following RFID Readers - GAO-214001, GAO-4015, GAO214016, and GAO-214013. Encapsulated in a molded plastic case, it withstands harsh environments.

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About GAO RFID Inc.
GAO RFID Inc. is a leading provider of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) hardware and solutions to end users worldwide. GAO RFID combines best of breed with low cost RFID readers, RFID tags and enabling-RFID software. GAO offers a wide variety of RFID readers, tags and antennas in all the RFID technologies, Low Frequency (LF), High Frequency (HF), Ultra High Frequency (UHF, Gen 2) as well as Active and Semi-Passive. GAO RFID's products and services are easily customized for use in asset tracking, healthcare, supply chain & logistics, event management, access control, livestock tracking, inventory control & management, field service maintenance and document authentication.

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GAO RFID Inc. is a member of GAO Group, which also includes
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