HID OMNIKEY® 5321 CR Waterproof Desktop Reader

Product Profile

HID Global has just announced the launch of its OMNIKEY® 5321 CR which features a contactless interface PC-linked reader that reads/writes to both ISO14443 A+B or ISO 15693 compliant contactless smart card or tags.

It supports end-user environments, where contactless smart card technology together with high hygiene standards needs to be maintained.

Utilising contactless smart card technology for PC-linked applications, the OMNIKEY® 5321 CR device allows users to experience the convenience, speed and security of contactless technology for applications, including logon to Windows®, networks, web sites and applications for the secure storage of user names, passwords and personal information as well as email signing and encryption.

The OMNIKEY 5321 CR is an easy to clean, waterproof device which, in all modern hospitals helps to comply to data security demands like US HIPPA regulations and the hygiene requirements. The appealing design and its state of the art performance makes this device an integral part of a security infrastructure.

OMNIKEY® 5321 CR Key Features include:

  • Contactless Reader device
  • It provides the full ISO 14443 A and B as well the ISO 15693 functionality of the current OMNIKEY 5321 reader family
  • It provides NXP Mifare®, DesFire® and HID iCLASS support
  • Supports NXP iCode®, TI Tag-It® and Infineon My-D® tags
  • USB 2.0 Full speed connection to the host
  • Driver support for:
    Windows XP and Vista (32bit and 64bit)
    Windows Server 2003 and 2008
     Windows 7

This reader is an ideal solution for logon to PCs running a Windows operating system and also identify items tagged with an RFID tag compliant to the list of supported ISO 15693 or ISO 14443 tags.

HID on the Desktop allows for secure logon with HID's contactless iCLASS technology. The OMNIKEY® 5321 CR extends the use for HID on the Desktop to all areas, where hygiene and security is a strong requirement such as hospitals and doctors offices.

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Technical Specification

Make HID
Manufacturer HID Global
Model code OMNIKEY 5321 CR
Series OMNIKEY Series
Reader Type Proximity
Standalone/ Networkable Networkable
LED / Beep LED
Colour Grey
Electrical Specifications Power Consumption: 60 mA
Physical Specifications Dimensions mm: 115 x 96.5 x 25.5
Weight g: 160
Environmental Specifications Operating Temp oC: 0 ~ 55
Operating Humidity %: 10 ~ 90
Additional info Supports three ISO standards for contactless cards (ISO 14443 A/B and 15693), and the ISO 7816 and EMV (Europay®, MasterCard®, Visa®), Microsoft WHQL and HBCI (Home Banking Computer Interface) industry standards for contact cards. Reader supports contactless smart cards with up to 848 Kbps in the fastest ISO 14443 transmission mode.

Enclosed in a waterproof (Clean Room) closed housing. Contactless only reader.
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