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Alien Square RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9629, Higgs-3)



Alien Square RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9629, Higgs-3)

Powered by Alien’s break-through Higgs3 UHF RFID IC and innovative antenna design, the ALN-9629 delivers industry leading EPC Gen 2 performance and reliability in a compact form factor. ALN-9629 inlays are World Tag compliant, enabling consistent operation across the diverse frequencies of the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Africa. With its Higgs-3 core, the “Square” delivers exceptional performance and is especially well suited for item level applications where geometries are constrained. The “Square” inlay comprises a rich feature set including a 32-bit TID, a 64-bit Unique TID for authentication and serialization applications, an extensible EPC memory bank, 512-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.

Data Sheet  Alien Square RFID White Wet Inlay (ALN-9629, Higgs-3)


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Why buy this tag?

The Alien Technology ALN-9629 Square is a small form-factor (1" x 1"), general purpose RFID inlay, well suited for item level tagging of apparel, pharmaceuticals or high value consumables where geometries are constrained.



  • Compact Size
  • Exceptional performance
  • Suitable for item level applications
  • EPC Gen 2 (v1.2.0)
  • ISO/IEC 18000-6C compliant
  • Worldwide RFID UHF operation (840-960MHz)
  • Pre-programmed with a unique, unalterable 64-bit serial number (ideal for authentication)
  • User Memory can be Block Perma-Locked
  • User Memory can be Read Password protected in 64-bit blocks, prohibiting unintended Reads without an access password
  • Supports all Mandatory and Optional Gen 2 commands including item level commands
  • Custom commands for high speed programming

Product Details

Air Interface Protocol:
EPCglobal UHF Class 1 Gen 2 (ISO 18000-6C)
Operating Frequency:
Global (840-960 MHz)
IC Type:
Alien Higgs-3
EPC 96- 480 bits, User 512 bits, TID 64 bits
EPC Memory Content:
Unique, randomized number
Max Read Distance:
> 1.52 m (5 feet)
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 Adhesive
25.5 x 25.5 mm (1 x 1 in)
< 1 g
Operating Temperature:
-40° to +70°C (-40° to +158°F)