The RFD8500 series of handheld rfid reader devices is a powerful and flexible solution for adding RFID and barcode scanning capability to your mobile devices. With support for Android, iOS, and Windows, you get investment protection and the ability to upgrade your existing mobile computing strategy. The device is easy to deploy and use, with the option to attach it permanently to a compatible mobile device or use it in standalone mode. The RFD8500 delivers fast and accurate RFID tag and barcode capture, improving productivity and operational efficiency.
How Does the Zebra RFD8500 Work?
The Zebra RFD8500 is designed to provide high-speed read/write cycles and has extensive coverage to maximize workforce efficiency. Its AutoMac1 and patent-pending antenna design ensures fast RFID tag capture in various environments. Additionally, its high-performance battery means that those working long shifts can rely on their device throughout their shift, even with intensive usage. The device offers flexible connectivity options with Bluetooth or batch mode. With Bluetooth 2.1, the device can be connected wirelessly, or where a wireless connection is not available, the batch mode allows the collection of up to 500 barcodes or 40,000 RFID tags.
The Zebra RFD8500 provides flexible deployment options, allowing you to permanently attach it to a compatible mobile device to create a dedicated inventory management device or deploy it as a separate device. Workers can put the host mobile computer in a pocket or on a desk to protect the device and create a lighter RFID solution. The device is easy to deploy, with the ability to attach and remove it in seconds with standard Quad Lock mounts and custom-tailored adapters.
What Unique Features Does the Zebra RFD8500 Have?
The RFD8500 offers several features to protect against counterfeiting and protect consumer privacy. Cryptographic tag authentication provides extensive protection against tag cloning, and businesses can use non-clonable tags to prevent counterfeit products from entering the supply chain. Additionally, businesses can protect consumers’ post-sales privacy by hiding data until a tag is interrogated with an untraceable privilege. The device also offers fast and easy application development with Zebra’s unique ZETI protocol, reducing the need to utilize a Software Development Kit to integrate RFD8500 features into your application.
The RFD8500 is designed for deployment all around the world, with regulatory approvals for over 80+ countries. It offers the style you need for customer-facing areas as well as the durability for all-day everyday business use, making it ideal for just about every industry. The device is also compatible with the Zebra TC55 broad eco-system of charging accessories, potentially reducing or even eliminating the need to purchase charging solutions. The RFD8500 series is an essential tool for businesses looking to improve productivity and efficiency while protecting against counterfeiting and safeguarding consumer privacy.