Press Release Summary:
Integrated into handheld devices such as portable data terminals, printers, label applicators, and mobile computers, INfinity 210 simultaneously supports multiple RFID tag protocols. Multi-protocol UHF reader module features adjustable output power to 1 W and consumes 1.2 A (peak). Equipped with serial interface for host communications, unit is available with either patch antenna or external 50 Ω MMCX connection.
Original Press Release:
Sirit Launches INfinity 210 High Performance, Multi-Protocol UHF Module
Full RFID reader module supports multiple UHF EPCglobal(TM) RFID tag protocols enabling 'agile' automatic data collection devices
ATLANTA, Sept. 14 - Sirit Inc. (TSX: SI), the leading provider of radio frequency identification (RFID) reader technology, today unveiled the most recent member of its INfinity RFID reader family, the INfinity 210 multi-protocol UHF reader module.
Designed for integration into handhelds, portable data terminals, printers, label applicators, mobile computers and other OEM devices, Sirit's INfinity 210 simultaneously supports multiple RFID tag protocols including EPC Class 0, EPC writeable Class 0 / Class 0+, EPC Class 1, and EPC UHF Gen 2 (C1G2) standards. The module also supports ISO 18000-6A&B, Philips UCode, EM 4222 family, ISO 10374 via firmware upgrade, thereby offering customers a "future proofed" solution, protection of their investment and greater return on investment.
The Sirit INfinity 210 features user adjustable output power up to 1 Watt (30 dBM), thereby allowing optimal output for a wide range of applications and performance requirements while offering an efficient power consumption (1.2A peak) to support mobile applications and extend battery life. The INfinity 210 is equipped with a serial interface for host communications, and is available with either a patch antenna or an external 50 ohm MMCX connection. The small form factor allows for easy integration into existing designs.
"Incorporating Sirit's patent pending radio frequency technology the INfinity 210 represents the next step in Sirit's product roadmap to deliver a superior combination of price and performance for UHF data collection & data management to markets worldwide," commented Mike Allocco, Vice President Sales and Marketing, Sirit Inc. "As an embedded module the INfinity 210 will act as an enabler for a variety of OEM devices at a cost point well below current UHF offerings."
A large number of OEM partners have already taken shipment of INfinity 210 INsight Development Kits including major manufacturers of handhelds, forklift mounted RFID readers, portable data terminals, printers, and label applicators.
"Sirit worked with us to deliver RFID modules that support our multi-protocol Falcon 5500 in challenging customer environments," said Joe Guy, Senior Vice President of Products for PSC Inc. "By leveraging the RF expertise and programming skills of Sirit's team, PSC was able to faster and more cost effectively meet the performance criteria of our customers."
To see the complete range of Sirit's OEM reader modules, visit the Sirit booth No. 211 at the EPCglobal US Conference September 13 - 15 in Atlanta, GA.
About Sirit Inc.
Sirit Inc. (TSX: SI) is a leading provider of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) reader technology to OEMs and solution providers worldwide. Harnessing the power of Sirit's enabling-RFID technology, customers are able to more rapidly bring high quality RFID solutions to the market with reduced initial engineering costs. Sirit's products are built on more than 12 years of RF domain expertise addressing multiple frequencies (LF/HF/UHF), multiple protocols and are compliant with global standards. Sirit's broad portfolio of products and capabilities are easily customized to address new and traditional RFID market applications including Supply Chain & Logistics, Cashless Payment, Access Control, Inventory Control & Management, Asset Tracking and Product Authentication. For more information on Sirit, visit www.sirit.com.
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