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What security capabilities do contactless smart cards support?

What is a smart card?

A smart card is a device that includes an embedded integrated circuit that can be either a secure microcontroller or equivalent intelligence with internal memory or a memory chip alone. The card connects to a reader with direct physical contact or with a remote contactless radio frequency interface. With an...

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UCODE®|NXP

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Ideal for supply chain and logistics applications requiring high-speed operation, NXP's EPCglobal-compliant UCODE passive UHF transponder IC family offers high anti-collision rates, high sensitivity for long read range, and wide frequency range for worldwide application. The UCODE IC family provides varying memory sizes and other special features to allow the user to select the best...

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