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Alien GT RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9828, Higgs-EC)



Alien GT RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9828, Higgs-EC) 

Powered by Alien®’s break-through Higgs™-EC UHF RFID IC and innovative “GT” antenna design, the ALN-9828 delivers industry leading EPC Gen 2 performance and reliability for retail and apparel applications where items are tightly packed on shelves or hangers. With its Higgs-EC core, the “GT” delivers next generation read and write performance, yet is completely optimized for the highest volume enterprise, retail, and automotive applications. An optimized memory footprint includes a 32-bit TID, a 48-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-9828 inlays are World Tag compliant, enabling consistent operation across the diverse frequencies of the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Africa.

Data Sheet  Alien GT RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9828, Higgs-EC) 


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Why buy this tag?

The Alien Technology® ALN-9728 GT is a 30mm x 50mm RFID inlay specifically designed for high read performance in the retail and apparel markets. This tag has a form-factor especially suitable for hang-tags.


  • Designed to meet EPCglobal Gen2 (V 1.2.0) and ISO/IEC 18000-6C.
  • Worldwide RFID UHF operation (860-960MHz).
  • 512-Bits of NVRAM Memory.
  • 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.
  • Exceptional operating range, up to 13 m with appropriate antenna.
  • Available in high-yield, high capacity dry/wet inlay rolls.
  • Common applications: retail, apparel, hang-tags, joker tags, labels, and document tracking,


Product Details

Air Interface Protocol:
EPCglobal UHF Class 1 Gen 2 (ISO/IEC 18000-6C)
Operating Frequency:
Global (860-960 MHz)
IC Type:
Alien Higgs™-EC
EPC 128 bits, User 128 bits, TID 32 bits
EPC Memory Content:
Unique, randomized number
Max Read Distance:
Up to 13 m (42.7 ft) - with appropriate antenna
Applicable Surface Materials:
Wood, plastic, glass, cardboard
ARC Approved Categories:
A, B, D, F, G, M, Q
Tag Form Factor:
White wet inlay
Tag Materials:
Printable white film (Thermal Transfer)
Recommended Ribbon:
Full Resin
Attachment Method:
General purpose permanent adhesive
53 x 33 mm (2.09 x 1.30 in)
< 1 g
Operating Temperature:
-40° to +70°C (-40° to +158°F)