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What is RFID? - Taggit SA – Tag, track & trace
A host system is a system that manages the flow of data between the RFID readers and tags. This may have a complex structure, where different readers are located across different locations and data flows to the host computer through LANs or the Internet.
Hand held reader
A RFID reader can be fixed or hand held and is a device that activates the tag and retrieves the...
What is RFID?
RFID tags and Inlays consist of three components: a chip, an antenna and a substrate. RFID tags are manufactured in different shapes and sizes depending on the type of application in which they are used.
RFID operates tags can either be Passive (no internal power source), Semi-Passive (passive but includes a battery) and Active which only operate with a battery.
Active Tags: These tags have a longer read range and larger memories than passive tags and usually operate at 455 MHz, 2.45 GHz, or 5.8 GHz frequencies. Typical read range is from 20 to 100m.