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Motorola RFD5500 RFID Reader

Bring the benefits of RFID to your enterprise by adding industry-leading RFID technology to your MC55, MC65 or MC67 mobile computers. The versatile RFD5500 UHF RFID Sled transforms your mobile computer into a state-of-the-art RFID handheld reader that is at home in retail storefronts, carpeted business offices, hospitals and many other enterprise environments. Its patented omnidirectional antenna delivers a superior read range and coverage area, well suited to the most read-intensive applications. You get faster read rates, higher throughput, and improved productivity in your operation.

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RFD5500 Options
Part # DescriptionAvailabilityPriceOrder
RFD5500-GZ21US RFD5500, UHF RFID SNAP ON FOR MC55, MC65, AND MC67 (REQUIRES Windows Mobile 6.5 OS) Ships in 24-48 Hours $1,370.06

Motorola RFD5500 Details

Business-class RFID handheld for global deployments
Supports regions based on European, Japanese and US RFID frequencies

Zebra RFID reader engine
Delivers advanced, high efficiency read performance for faster read rates and higher throughput

Easy-to-use Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) 
Rapid and cost-effective application development

Zebra MAX RFID Antenna 
Maximize the performance of your RFID solutions with this patented orientation insensitive antenna. The unique combination of linear and circular polarization maximizes read range and coverage area, delivering the extraordinary reliability required to capture tags — even on the most challenging items.

Zebra MAX Secure
MAX Secure provides the security features required to ensure secure data transmissions over either the WLAN or the WWAN — including highly sensitive applications in government and public safety.

Physical Characteristics
3.7V, 2400 mAh

395 g (not including MC55)

Dimensions (HxWxD)
20 x 18 x 7.5 cm

RFID frequency range
EU: 865-868MHz; US: 902-928MH

Standards supported
EPC global Class 1 Gen 2 (ISO 18000-6C)

Regulatory Specifications
RoHS Directive 2002/95/EEC

Human exposure EMF
EN 50364, USA: FCC OET Bulletin 65 Supplement C, Canada: RSS102

EN 301 489-1, EN 301 489-3, EN 55022, FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES 003 Class B, EN55024

Electrical safety
UL 60950-1, C22.2 No. 60950-1, IEC 60950-1

User Environment
Electrostatic discharge (ESD)
+/-15kV air discharge, +/-8kV direct discharge, +/-8kVdc indirect discharge

Repetitive shock
4 ft./1.2 m drop to concrete across the operating temperature range

5-85% non-condensing

Storage temperature
-22°F to 160° F/-40°C to 70°C

Operating temperature
14° F to 122° F/-10° C to 50° C

Wireless Data Communications

As per the mobile computer that is attached to the sled