MAGNETIC STRIPE READER/WRITER COMPARISON

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Specifications:








Programmable




Compact Size
MSRx6



Smallest Unit Available
No Power Supply Req'd







Programmable




Motorized
Coercivity
LoCo & HiCo
(300 - 4000 OE)
read/write
LoCo & HiCo
(300 - 4000 OE)
read/write
LoCo & HiCo
(300 - 4000 OE)
read/write
LoCo & HiCo
(300 - 4000 OE)
read/write
LoCo & HiCo
(300 - 4000 OE)
read/write
LoCo & HiCo
(300 - 4000 OE)
read/write
LoCo & HiCo
(300 - 4000 OE)
read/write - auto
Writing Standard
ANSI/ISO
Custom
ANSI/ISO
5/6/7 BPC custom data format
ANSI/ISO
Custom
ANSI/ISO
Custom
ANSI/ISO
Custom
ANSI/ISO
5/6/7 BPC custom data format
ANSI/ISO
Custom
Tracks
All Tracks
All Tracks
All Tracks
All Tracks
All Tracks
All Tracks
All Tracks
Reading Speed
5"-55" per sec.
9.8" per sec
+/-20%
5"-55" per sec.
5"-55" per sec.
5"-55" per sec.
9.8" per sec
+/-20%
9.8" per sec
+/-20%
Writing Speed
5"-30" per sec.
9.8" per sec
+/-20%
5"-30" per sec.
5"-30" per sec.
5"-30" per sec.
9.8" per sec
+/-20%
9.8" per sec
+/-20%
Thickness
.010" - .045"
.010" - .045"
.010" - .045"
.010" - .045"
.010" - .045"
.010" - .045"
.010" - .045"
Data Density
210 bpi - Trk-1&3
75/210 bpi - Trk-2
210bpi - Trk-1&3
75/210 bpi - Trk-2
210 bpi - Trk-1&3
75/210 bpi - Trk-2
210 bpi - Trk-1&3
75/210 bpi - Trk-2
210 bpi - Trk-1&3
75/210 bpi - Trk-2
210bpi - Trk-1&3
75/210 bpi - Trk-2
210bpi - Trk-1&3
75/210 bpi - Trk-2
Reading Error Rate
< 0.5%
< 0.005 cycles
< 0.5%
< 0.5%
< 0.5%
< 0.005 cycles
< 0.005 cycles
Writing Error Rate
< 0.8%
< 0.005 cycles
< 0.8%
< 0.8%
< 0.8%
< 0.005 cycles
< 0.005 cycles
Magnetic Head Life
1 million passes
1 million passes minimum
1 million passes
1 million passes
1 million passes
1 million passes minimum
2 million passes minimum
Interface
USB/RS232
USB/RS232
USB & USB HID
USB/HID
USB
USB/RS232
USB/RS232
Connector
USB/DB9 Female
USB/DB9 Female
USB
USB
USB
USB/DB9 Female
USB/DB9 Female
Voltage
+24VDC+/-5%
120 to 240V, 50-60 Hz
+24VDC+/-5%
120 to 240V, 50-60 Hz
+24VDC+/-5%
120 to 240V, 50-60 Hz
DC +5V
(USB directly)
+24VDC+/-5%
120 to 240V, 50-60 Hz
+24VDC+/-5%
120 to 240V, 50-60 Hz
Built-in Power Supply
(AC 90-260V)
Current
2.2 Amp Max.
350 mA (read) and 600 mA (write)
2.5 Amp Max.
2.5 Amp Max.
2.5 Amp Max.
350 mA (read) and 600 mA (write)
1.5 Amp
Temperature
-10-55 degree C
14-131 degree F
Operating Temperature: 0 to 40 C
-10-55 degree C
14-131 degree F
-10-55 degree C
14-131 degree F
-10-55 degree C
14-131 degree F
Operating Temperature: 0 to 40 C
20-70 degree C
68-158 degree F
Humidity
10-90% non-condensing
5% - 95% non-condensing
10-90% non-condensing
10-90% non-condensing
10-90% non-condensing
5% - 95% non-condensing
20-90% non-condensing
Weight
3.0 lbs (1.5kg)
1.35 kgs (3.0 lbs)
.62kg * 1.4 lb
.145g ( 5 oz)
3.0 lbs (1.5 kg)
1.35 kgs (3.0 lbs)
9.6 lbs (3.6 kg)
Size
8.3"L x 2.6"W x 2.4"H
8.3"L x 2.6"W x 2.4"H
7.25"Lx 2"(W) x 2.2"(H)
5.5"Lx1.6"W x 1.6"H
8.3"L x 2.6"W x 2.4"H
8.3"L x 2.6"W x 2.4"H
9.7"L x 6.3"W x 5.1"H
Model
MSR206

Taiwan
MSE-750

Taiwan
MSR905
MSR905H
Taiwan
MSRx6

Taiwan
MSR705

Taiwan
MSE-630A

Taiwan
KDT4389

Korea
 

NOTE: All encoders listed on this comparison comes complete with Exeba Comm Reading/Writing
(COMM-U version)
.


 



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