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Alien Bio RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9714, Higgs-4)



Alien Bio RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9714, Higgs-4)

Powered by Alien®’s break-through Higgs™4 UHF RFID IC and innovative “Bio” antenna design, the ALN-9714 delivers industry leading EPC Gen 2 performance and reliability for pharmaceutical, healthcare and chemical tracking applications especially when tagging compact glass vials. With its Higgs-4 core, the Bio delivers next generation read and write performance, yet is completely optimized for the highest volume applications. An optimized memory footprint includes a 32-bit TID, a 64- bit Unique TID for authentication and next generation serialization applications, a 128-bit EPC memory bank, 128-bits of user memory for distributed data applications, and password protected read and write support capabilities to prevent unauthorized viewing and modification of the tag’s data. ALN-9714 inlays are World Tag compliant, enabling consistent operation across the diverse frequencies of the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Africa.

Data Sheet  Alien Bio RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9714, Higgs-4)


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Why buy this tag?

The Alien Technology ALN-9714 Bio RFID inlay is designed for use in pharmaceutical applications, especially glass vials or ampules containing fluids or powders.


  • Small form factor, non-near field read tag.
  • Tuned for placement on glass containing water or oil based fluids.
  • Common applications: pharmaceuticals, healthcare, vials / ampules, small glass objects, and small liquid filled objects.
  • Designed to meet EPCglobal Gen2 (V1.2.0) and ISO/IEC 18000-6C.
  • Worldwide operation in the RFID UHF bands (840-960 MHz).
  • 448-Bits of NVRAM Memory.
  • 128-EPC Bits, 128 User Bits, 64 Bit Unique TID, 32 Bit Access and 32 bit Kill Passwords.
  • Pre-Programmed with a unique, unalterable 64-bit serial number.
  • User Memory can be Block Perma-Locked as well as read password protected in 32 Bit Blocks.
  • Class leading read and write performance.
  • BlastWrite™ and QuickWrite™ mass-encoding.
  • Dynamic Authentication™ - anti-cloning/ anti-counterfeit technology.

Product Details

Air Interface Protocol:
EPCglobal UHF Class 1 Gen 2 (ISO 18000-6C)
Operating Frequency:
Global (840-960 MHz)
IC Type:
Alien Higgs-4
EPC 128 bits, User 128 bits, TID 64 bits
EPC Memory Content:
Unique, randomized number
Max Read Distance:
Up to 0.3 m (1 ft)
Applicable Surface Materials:
Wood, plastic, glass, cardboard
Tag Form Factor:
White wet inlay
Tag Materials:
Printable white film (Thermal Transfer)
Recommended Ribbon:
Full Resin
Attachment Method:
General purpose permanent
20 x 18 mm (0.79 x 0.71 in)
< 1 g
Operating Temperature:
-40° to +70°C (-40° to +158°F)