Mercury6e

Mercury6e Series 4-Port High Performance Multi-Protocol Embedded UHF RFID Modules

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  • Support for up to 4 monostatic antennas
  • Separate read and write levels, command-adjustable
  • Support UHF RFID carrier frequency range to accommodate worldwide regulations
  • Certificat : FCC, ETSI, MIC (KR) and SRRC-MII (PRC)
  • TTL level asynchronous data interface
  • USB 2.0 full speed device port
  • Operating temperature range of -40 C to +60 C
  • Tag read rate of 750 tags/second
  • Maximum tag read distance of over 30 feet (9 m) with
  • 4 GPIO lines controlled through data interface

The Mercury6e (M6e) embedded UHF RFID reader module offers world leading performance, form factor, and time-to-market advantages to OEM, Value Added Reseller, and Solution Provider customers. It is designed to the performance standards of full size readers, but is small and efficient enough to be used in mobile applications. The M6e supports 4 ports and will operate to a level of +31.5 dBm. Serial and USB interfaces are provided to support both board-to-board and board-to-host connectivity.

Features of the Mercury6e RFID reader module include:

  • Multiprotocol support including EPCglobal Gen 2 (ISO 18000-6C) with DRM, ISO 18000-6B (optional) and IP-X (optional)
  • Four 50 Ohm MMCX connectors supporting four monostatic antennas
  • Separate read and write levels, command-adjustable from 5 dBm to 31.5 dBm (1.4W) with +/0.5 dBm accuracy above +15 dBm
  • Support for full 860 to 960 MHz UHF RFID carrier frequency range to accommodate worldwide regulations
  • Certifiable for operation in countries adopting FCC, ETSI, MIC (KR) and SRRC-MII (PRC) regulatory specifications
  • TTL level asynchronous data interface supporting speeds up to 921.6 kbps
  • USB 2.0 full speed device port (up to 12 Mbps)
  • Operating temperature range of -40 C to +60 C
  • Tag read rate of 750 tags/second using high-performance settings
  • Maximum tag read distance of over 30 feet (9 m) with 6 dBi antenna
  • 4 GPIO lines controlled through data interface

RFID_M6e_DS

UHF RFID Module Family Brochure

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RFID_M6e_UG

Hardware guide for the ThingMagic M6e Family

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DescriptionPart-Number
M6e - Embedded (+30 dBm in North America_ +31.5 dBm in Europe)M6E
M6e-A - Embedded (+31.5 dBm in all regions_ requires contract)M6E-A
M6e-PRC - Embedded (PRC high and low bands)M6E-PRC