Latest U-890 UHF Handheld Reader from Balluff Simplifies Mobile Data Collection

Press Release Summary:

  • Features > 4 m read range, > 200 tags/sec multi-tagging and adaptive UHF antenna for optimal tag acquisition
  • Equipped with a GHz ARM processor, which allows for expeditious reading of multiple tags in the field
  • Offers 1W output power, Microsoft Windows 7 operating system and intuitive user interface which minimizes deployment time and eliminates the need for complex programming

Original Press Release:

Balluff’s U-890 UHF Handheld Reader Can Read Multiple Tags at Long Range

Balluff’s U-890 Ultra High Frequency (UHF) handheld RFID reader simplifies mobile data collection.

FLORENCE, KY. (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 06, 2019 - It offers great flexibility for RFID in both close and long-range applications in addition to 2D barcode scanning. The reader is equipped with a high-speed processor, which allows for expeditious reading of multiple tags in the field.

The handheld offers a full 1W output power and Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact 7 Operating System. The intuitive user interface minimizes deployment time and eliminates the need for complex programming. A software development kit is also available for custom applications.

Key features include:

  • Fast data acquisition and processing with a GHz ARM processor
  • Generous read range: > 4 m
  • High-performance multi-tagging: > 200 tags/sec
  • Adaptive UHF antenna for optimal tag acquisition
  • Versatile RFID software already installed

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About Balluff Inc.
Balluff Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Balluff GmbH, Neuhausen, Germany. Balluff is a leading supplier of networked IO-Link control system architectures that unlock the potential of the IIoT and Industry 4.0. Balluff offers a wide range of intelligent IO-Link and industrial Ethernet sensors in a variety of technologies including inductive, photoelectric, capacitive, and magnetic as well as magnetostrictive linear position sensors, magnetic tape linear encoders, industrial RFID systems, and industrial vision systems. Balluff provides cost-saving, process-enhancing solutions to machine builders and manufacturers to control, regulate, automate, assemble, position, and monitor manufacturing, assembly, and packaging sequences. Industries served include: automotive, packaging, food processing, beverages, tire, primary metals, conventional and alternative energy, semiconductor, plastics, and fluid power.

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Heather Federmann

Balluff, Inc.


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