Multi-OS and multi-platform
Leverage your mobile computing strategy and add world-class data collection capability in an economical way. Provides the peace of mind that the investment you make today will serve your business needs tomorrow.
Fast RFID tag capture in various environments
With AutoMac* and our patent-pending breakthrough antenna design, you get maximum read/write speeds and coverage
required to maximize workforce efficiency.
High performance battery for full shift operation
Unique power-optimizing algorithm delivers the superior battery cycle times that ensure full-shift power, even with
Flexible connectivity options: Bluetooth® or Batch Mode
Enable a real-time wireless connection to your mobile or backend systems via Bluetooth 2.1 or later. If a wireless connection is not available, batch mode enables the collection of up to 500 bar codes and/or 40,000 RFID tags. Just sync to upload the data from the RFD8500 to
the host device at any time.
Flexible deployment options
Permanently attach to a compatible mobile device to create a dedicated inventory management device; temporarily attach to
enable RFID when and where you need it on the mobile device of your choice, bringing comfort to inventory management tasks; deploy as separate devices — workers can put the host mobile computer in a pocket or on a desk to protect the device and create a lighter RFID solution.
Prevent counterfeiting and protect consumer privacy with EPC Global Gen2 v2
Protect profitability, customer safety and privacy with some of the latest RFID features. Cryptographic tag authentication provides extensive protection against tag cloning, allowing you to deploy nonclonable tags to prevent counterfeit product from entering your supply chain.
In addition, the RFD8500 allows businesses to protect a consumer’s post-sales privacy, for instance, by hiding data until a tag is interrogated by the RFD8500 with an untraceable privilege