IP Intelligence at the door with integrated iCLASS read/write for host systems

Product Profile

The HID EdgeReader ERW400 is a unique read/write iCLASS reader with an IP-enabled intelligent access control processor and host interface solution in a single unit.  With the same footprint as a traditional reader, the EdgeReader ERW400 provides a complete and full-featured access control hardware/ software infrastructure and contactless smart card read/write capability at "the edge" of the network for OEM software host systems.  A perfect solution for new building installations, the EdgeReader ERW400 requires less wiring, while controlling every access function at the door.

Key features:

  • Stores up to 44,000 cards or credentials directly from the host
  • 255 configurable priorities for supervised inputs/alarms
  • Incorporates the HID OPIN Technology TCP/IP API with an available Windows DLL tool
  • Built-in 802.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE), with 600mA available for external field devices
  • Accepts local connection option via laptop for diagnostics and configuration
  • Connects to host on the IP network
  • Controls and powers all access devices at the door
  • Buffers up to 5,000 transactions if communication is disrupted with host and uploads when network communications is restored
  • Controls and reports any passback (hard/soft/med)
  • RS-232 serial port for optional back-up via modem
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Technical Specification

Make HID
Manufacturer HID Global
Model code EdgeReader ERW400
Series Edge
Reader Type Smart Card
Standalone/ Networkable Standalone / Networkable
Mount Type Wall
LED / Beep LED / Beep
Wiegand Interface Yes
Electrical Specifications Voltage: 12 ~ 16 VDC
Power Consumption: 1 A
Physical Specifications Dimensions mm: 84 x 122 x 58
Weight g: 400
Environmental Specifications Operating Temp oC: 0 ~ 50
Operating Humidity %: 5 ~ 95
Additional info

Network access is CAT-5 for communications and Power over Ethernet (PoE).  Supports any card data format up to 128 bits.  External System Link capability allows for direct integration with other security and building systems via RS-232, TCP/IP, or HTTP.

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