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ThingMagic Elara USB RFID Reader

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  • ThingMagic Elara USB RFID Reader | PLT-RFID-EL6-UHB-4-USB / PLT-RFID-EL6-ULB-4-USB
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 Product Description

ThingMagic Elara USB RFID Reader

The ThingMagic Elara USB RFID Reader enables easy addition of RFID into applications that require a plug-and-play desktop or fixed mount reader. Based on the industry-proven ThingMagic Nano module, the Elara adds interface and operability features that allow engineers to minimize design efforts and quickly implement RFID in any application that requires mid- or short-range read distance. The Elara supports autonomous workflows permitting rapid creation of solutions without RFID expertise nor the use of SDKs and integration tools, and it’s among the first products in the market to support a new developer-friendly interface between applications and RAIN RFID readers, the RAIN Communication Interface.

Data Sheet  ThingMagic Elara USB RFID Reader


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What's included?

  • ThingMagic Elara USB RFID Reader

Why buy this reader?

Built around proven ThingMagic technology, the ThingMagic Elara is a plug-and-play USB reader designed to simply RFID integration.


  • Plug-and-play UHF RFID reader with SAM 4S architecture, 1 GB processor, 256K of flash memory, and integrated antenna with read range up to 2 meters.
  • Standard USB interface with keyboard emulation and bi-directional COM interface capability.
  • IP 54 rated enclosure made of healthcare plastics.
  • Support for EPCglobal Gen 2V2 Protocol (ISO 18000-63).
  • Pre-loaded Autonomous Workflows simplify integration, and enable software-free operation.
  • RAIN Communication Interface supports RAIN RFID technology standards.
  • Support in the 865-869 and 915-928 UHF RFID carrier frequency ranges to accommodate worldwide regulations.
  • Region selections for the high band frequency range (915-928 MHz) include: FCC (NA,SA), Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Macao, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand.
  • Region selections for the low band frequency range (865-868 MHz) include: ETSI (EU), Hong Kong, India, Russia, and Vietnam.
  • Applications areas: medical equipment for healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, tag commissioning stations, and access gates in parking garages, ski lift gates, and other applications.


Air Interface Protocol:
EPCglobal Gen 2V2 (ISO 18000-63)
Operating Frequency:
UHF (856-869 MHz) and (915-928 MHz)
Transmit Power:
0 to +27 dBm in 0.01 dB steps
Max Receive Sensitivity:
Not published
Max Read Distance:
Up to 2 m (6 ft) reliant on power availability and tag size
Max Read Rate:
Up to 200 tags/second
Data Interface:
Power Source:
USB cable
Antenna Port:
Not published
61 x 133 x 20 mm (2.4 x 5.2 x 0.8 in)
Not published
IP Rating:
IP 54
Operating Temperature:
0° to +50°C (32° to +122°F)
Host API:
Not published
Demo Software:
Not published


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