RFID Handheld Readers

Handheld RFID Reader Nordic ID Merlin

Nordic ID Merlin provides an efficient solution when a robust and multi-functional mobile computer is required. The physical keyboard of the mobile computer eases the use while working with gloves. Suitable application areas are for example manufacturing industries, retail business operations and logistics.


Product Description

Nordic ID Merlin UHF RFID combines barcode reading and moderate RFID performance in one package. The mobile computer is ideal for short range reading and light inventories. It can be used both outdoors and indoors, and it enables easy operating with one hand. This reader is also ideal for a wide range of industrial and commercial applications. Boasts a robust and solid design, and can run for an entire working day with a single battery charge. Its ergonomic design allows a comfortable hand grip, and its features make it a valuable tool that makes work easier.

The installation of the Nordic ID Merlin terminal is simple. The screen, large and bright, is controlled with finger or stylus, and provides great visibility even in poorly lit areas.

There are three Nordic ID Merlin model that are UHF RFID:

  • Nordic ID Merlin UHF RFID
  • Nordic ID Merlin UHF RFID Cross Dipole
  • Nordic ID Merlin UHF RFID Cross Dipole One-Series

General characteristics:

  • Frequency: 865-868 MHz (ETSI); 902-928 MHz (FCC)
  • Supported Standard: ISO 18000-63 (EPC Class 1 Gen 2)
  • CPU: ARM11 532 MHz
  • Reading Speed: 200 tags/s (peak up to 400 tags/s)
  • Nordic ID Merlin UHF RFID: RF Power: ERP +27 dBm (0.5W), Nominal reading distance: 2.5 m / 8.2 ft, Horizontal linear polarized
  • Nordic ID Merlin UHF RFID Cross Dipole: RF Power: ERP +30 dBm (1W), Nominal reading distance: 5 m / 16.4 ft, Software controlled antenna polarization, Horizontal, vertical or cross-polarized
  • Nordic ID Merlin UHF RFID Cross Dipole One-Series: RF Power: ERP +33 dBm (2W) (Only ETSI 865.6–867.6 MHz), Nominal reading distance: 7 m, Software controlled antenna polarization, Horizontal, vertical or cross-polarized