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GAO Tek Handheld RFID Reader

ID: 246006tek




GAO’s UHF EPC Class 1 Gen 2 handheld RFID reader features an industry leading read range of 7 meters in open space and up to 11 meters in an indoor confined area. The ultra-rugged reader has undergone thorough drop testing and withstood 1.5 meter drops on 6 sides. Combined with an exceptional read rate performance, typically 150 tags/s, the reader provides for ultra fast inventory of items on pallets, warehouse shelves, on moving vehicles, or anywhere fixed reader class performance is required in a portable device. The reader also offers all of the features required in mobile computing and more: WiFi, USB and RS232 connectivity, SD Card slot for external memory, a brilliant 3.5 inch touch screen, QWERTY keyboard, a powerful Samsung processor, trigger button on the handle and bar code scanning. This handheld reader also offers the choice of linear or horizontally polarized antenna to meet the specific need of the user.

Contact us today about this remarkable mobile RFID reader – All the features and power of a fixed reader and more – priced like a PDA.


  • Excellent Read Range: 7m in open space, 7 – 11m indoor confined space
  • High Read Rate: Typically 150 tags/s for selected Gen 2 profiles (peak at 400 tags/s)
  • Country specific versions in terms of frequency bands
  • Choice of vertically linear polarized or horizontally linear polarized antenna
  • Ruggedized design: Drop Test 1.5 meters on 6 surfaces, IP65

Technical Specifications

Physical Characteristics
Dimension 197 mm × 122 mm × 223 mm
Weight 1.2 Kg
Read Range Up to 7 meters in outdoor or open area (using AD431 tag);
7 – 11 meters in indoor confined space (using AD431 tag)
Read Rate Typical 150 tags per second for selected Gen2 profiles (peak at 400 tags/s)
Protocol ISO18000-6C, EPC UHF Class 1 Gen 2
Tag Information All banks, any sizes (e.g. 240 bits bank1, 512 bits bank3), Per ‘Tag Read’ RSSI value
Frequency Range All frequency bands in the world available
Barcode Scanner 1D and 2D all standards available
Antenna Polarization Choice of vertically linear polarized or horizontally linear polarized
Operating Temp -20 °C to 50 °C (-40 °F to 122 °F)
Storage Temp -40 °C to 85 °C (-40 °F to 185 °F)
Humidity 5% to 95% Non-condensing
Ruggedized Designs Drop test 1.5 meters on 6 sides; IP65
User Interface Input: QWERTY keyboard, Touch Screen, Trigger Button
Output: 3.5″ Transmissive LCD, 320 x 240 pixels, LED x 2, Buzzer
Connectivity WiFi (802.11 b/g), USB, RS232
External Memory SD Card, up to 2 GByte
Processor & Memory Samsung, 400 MHz, 128 MByte Flash, 64 MByte RAM
Battery Life 1.5 hours continuous read, 20 hours standby, easily field replaceable battery
Source Code Samples Read tag, write tag, tag inventory, tag ranging, tag search, tag authentication, tag association, tag commissioning, barcode scanning, database manipulation, wireless network transfer, server side driver, etc.
Order Code 246006-V/H-N (N=1: 865-868 MHz (CE for Europe, India), N=2: 902-928 MHz (FCC for USA), N=3: 952-954 MHz (Telec for Japan), N=4: 919-928 MHz (SRRC for China, Malaysia, NCC for Taiwan, etc.), N=5: 910-914 MHz (MIC for Korea); V for vertically linear polarized, H for horizontally linear polarized)

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