Smart Card Readers

CardLogix features every type of smart card reader and terminal for reading from and writing to contact, contactless, and mag-stripe cards. Featuring readers from SCM Microsystems, MagTek, OMNIKEY, and Datastrip, there are many different features, form factors, and price points to choose from, CardLogix speeds system development with the powerful Winplex® API and PC/SC diagnostic smart card software. New to smart cards? Take a look at our smart card development tools for bundled solutions.

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CardMan 3111 Smart Card Reader (Serial)

CardMan 3111 is an EMV certified Plug-and-Play reader for PC's with serial interface. Beside its easy installation, it reads memory and microprocessor cards.

CardMan 3111 is designed to meet all major standards like ISO 7816, EMV 2000, Microsoft WHQL, PC/SC, HBCI (Home Banking Computer Interface), the PC-2001 Specification, and many more. The usage within an application is based on standardized interfaces like PC/SC, OCF (Open Card Framework) or CT-API.


CardMan 3121 Smart Card Reader (USB)

CardMan 3121 is a CCID and EMV certified Plug & Play reader for PC's with USB 2.0 interface. Beside its easy installation, it reads memory and microprocessor cards. CardMan 3121 is designed to meet all major standards like ISO 7816, EMV 2000, Microsoft WHQL, USB CCID, PC/SC, HBCI (Home Banking Computer Interface), the PC-2001 Specification, and many more.

The usage within an application is based on standardized interfaces like PC/SC, OCF (Open Card Framework), or CT-API. The USB CCID support makes the integration in an existing system the easiest ever by connecting host and smart card reader without the need of additional drivers.


CardMan 4040 Smart Card Reader (PCMCIA)

Rapidly increasing numbers in mobile communication result in more and more smart cards being used in the mobile area. Access control, data encryption, network security (wireless LAN) as well as secured financial and governmental transactions (e-banking and e-government) are some central topics in the mobile world. Thanks to their flexibility smart card readers from OMNIKEY are the preferred solution for those applications.

CardMan® 4040 is designed to meet all major standards like ISO 7816, EMV (Europay, Mastercard, Visa) 2000, Microsoft WHQL, PC/SC, HBCI (Home Banking Computer Interface), the PC-2001 specification, and many more. The PCMCIA host interface makes the CardMan® 4040 the preferred solution for the integration into notebooks, PDA's or other PC-Bus systems. The usage within an application is based on standardized interfaces like PC/SC, CT-API, or OCF (Open Card Framework). Native support also allows usage in non-standard environments.


CardMan 6121 SIM/GSM Card Reader (USB Dongle)

CardMan 6121 is a CCID and EMV certified Plug & Play reader for PC's with USB 2.0 interface. Beside its easy installation, it reads memory and microprocessor cards.

CardMan 6121 is designed to meet all major standards like ISO 7816, EMV 2000, Microsoft WHQL, USB CCID, PC/SC, HBCI (Home Banking Computer Interface), the PC-2001 Specification, and many more.

The usage within an application is based on standardized interfaces like PC/SC, OCF (Open Card Framework), or CT-API. The USB CCID support makes the integration in an existing system the easiest ever by connecting host and smart card reader without the need of additional drivers.


CardMan 3621 Smart Card Reader with PIN Pad Reader (USB)

High-Speed
Based on revolutionary chip technology, jointly developed with Atmel, the class 2 PIN pad device CardMan® 3621 supports reader-to-card data transmission rates of up to 420 kbits per second, exceeding the performance of other smart card readers.

Standards
Because the CardMan® 3621 complies with all relevant industry standards (ISO 7816, EMV (Europay, Mastercard, Visa) 2000, Microsoft® WHQL, USB CCID, PC/SC, HBCI (Home Banking Computer Interface), the PC-2001 Specification and many more. It is open for any smart card on any computer for any application. The PIN pad reader is under evaluation for Common Criteria EAL 3+ certification.

Security-Features
The CardMan® 3621 allows for Secured PIN Entry (SPE) with its 16-key integrated keypad. The content on the smart card is protected by a PIN (Personal Identification Number) to prevent unauthorized copying or use of the information stored on the card. The sensible data is neither stored on the PC nor communicated via insecure PC-to-reader connection but remains only on the card.

Applications
Applications for the desktop PIN pad reader include digital signature, secure online banking and other online transactions, loyalty programs, healthcare solutions, and many more future applications. The usage within an application is based on standardized interfaces like PC/SC, OCF (Open Card Framework), or CT-API.


OMNIKEY CardMan® 3021 USB

The OMNIKEY® 3021 offers all the trusted performance of OMNIKEY readers in a new and fancy form factor. This handy USB reader is the ideal choice for large-scale deployments with any type of contact smart card or application software.

Its high-speed chip set, developed together with ATMEL, provides a transmission speed to the card of up to 420kbps depending on the card.

The usage within an application is based on standardized interfaces like PC/SC, OCF (Open Card Framework) or CT-API.

The OMNIKEY® 3021 is easy to distribute in an envelope together with any smart card such as credit cards, e-ID cards or software for other applications. Hence it is ideally suited for a mass rollout of smart cards and related applications.

The main advantages of this product:

  • High speed
  • Reliable drivers
  • Small form factor
  • Easy installation
  • Compliance to all relevant standards


OMNIKEY CardMan® 3821 USB

The OMNIKEY® 3821 is the enhanced PIN pad reader model. In addition to a keyboard for secure PIN entry, it also provides a display for messages from the application. If your application requires user interaction with the reader, this high-speed reader is the perfect choice.

Thanks to the Common Criteria EAL3+ security certification you can rest assured that your PIN and credentials remain within the reader and are therefore safe from viruses, worms or phishing attacks.


OMNIKEY CardMan® 5321 RFID

The CardMan 5321 is a dual-interface PC-linked reader that will read/write to both a 13.56 MHz RFID contactless smart card and virtually any contact smart card. The dual interface feature economically supports end-user environments where both contact and contactless smart card technology may be in use.

The CardMan 5321 allows users to experience the convenience, speed, and security of contactless technology for applications including log-on to Windows®, networks, websites, and applications or the secure storage of user names, passwords, and personal information. The use of contactless smart card technology for PC-linked applications is limited only to your imagination!

The CardMan 5321 is based on a 13.56 MHz contactless smart card RFID interface that is compliant with ISO specifications 14443 A and B and 15693.