Swipe magnetic reader

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RS232 Magnetic card reader is developed for using ISO Format card and used for the commercial POS systems and Store supermarket etc.

It is Manual Swipe Type Magnetic Card Reader with RS232 terminal.



The Configurations are as follows:

Model No.



RS232  card reader

Track1, 2 and 3






Major features of the Swipe Reader are as follows:  

• Powered through the PS2 – no external power supply required

• Hardware Compatible with PC or any computer or terminal with a RS232 interface

• Bidirectional card reading

• Reads encoded data that meets ANSI/ISO/AAMVA standards and

Others such as ISO track 1 format on track 2 or 3.

• Reads up to three tracks of card data.

• LED for status.

• Compatible with RS232 specification.

• Can use standard Windows drivers for communications.

No third part device driver is required.

• Many programmable configuration options.



B. Cable Length

* Customized connector are also available.





Length -90mm

Width - 24mm

Height - 21mm



100g (Approx.)  with cable



Voltage: 5V From PS2(mouse) bus



i Operation : -25’C ~ 60’C, 20%~90% RH

ii Storage : -30’C ~ 70’C, 10%~95% RH

iii Humidity: 0% to 95% RH non-condensing



Indoor use


F. SHOCK : 30G, 11ms


G. Case material: ABS plastic


H. Life of Head: 300,000 passes, minimum




A. Card Specification

The cards which are used in RS232 card reader should be complied with ISO 7810, 7811 and 7812.

Track Position




Recording Density

210 BPI

75 BPI

210 BPI

Recording Capacity

79 Characters (7bits)

40 Characters (5bits)

107 Characters (5bits)

Card Thickness


0.76 mm ± 0.08 mm


Card width: 0.010 to 0.050 inches 0(.254 to 1.27mm)




Formats: ISO 7811, AAMVA,and CAD MV.

Swipe speed: 5 to 55 inches per second, bi-directional

Slot width: 0.055 inches (1.37mm)


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Q:What are the application areas of the card reader?
In order to effectively avoid these situations and improve the efficiency of the school, the school needs to introduce a ID card reader, more convenient to read the identity of the student ID card information.
Q:How do I choose a charger?
Should be based on your mobile device battery safety time Ah decision.
Q:What is the reason why the charger is designed for folding?
So designed to fold, like folding the same space as a bike
Q:What is the difference between a charger and a power adapter?
Chargers are widely used in various fields, especially in the field of life are widely used in mobile phones, cameras and so common appliances.
Q:How is the card reader used?
2. Confirm the type of support for the built-in card reader, and whether to support the memory card on hand.
Q:What is the reason why the function is incorrect when the card reader is plugged in?
2. Card reader is not recognized, suggesting that the device is not available: desktop switch before and after the interface to try, notebook for USB interface try, if not, please make sure the USB drive is normal.
Q:What is the product classification of the reader?
Card reader from the interface point of view are: parallel card reader, serial card reader, USB card reader, Ethernet RJ45 card reader, PCMICA card reader and IEEE 1394 card reader.
Q:Poor access to the card reader, how to do?
3, bad contact, another card reader or card try.
Q:What is a card reader?
As the early USB interface is not universal, so the digital camera output is connected with the computer's serial port, because the serial data transmission speed is very low, if the data copied to the hard disk, it would take a lot of waiting time
Q:What are the card reader problems?
Generally, the memory card and the reader are in bad contact, the computer only recognizes the card reader

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