As our most feature-rich offering, the WAVE ID Plus card readers maximize the value of new and existing ID badges by providing simultaneous processing of contactless and proximity smart cards. This dual-frequency card reader performs at the highest technical standards while serving diverse applications with our signature ease of use. Also available in an SDK compatible model, it can integrate into most software or hardware through the use of the rf IDEAS® Universal Software Developer’s Kit (SDK) This multi-technology reader delivers flexibility to any customer, integrator or end user struggling with different card technologies. In use with the rf IDEAS Configuration Utility, the WAVE ID Plus card reader also functions as a comprehensive card analyzer for determining compatible readers.

  • Delivers card ID in formats that multiple applications recognize
  • Standard four card configurations (two are pre-set; two are user-definable)
  • Ideal for enrollment into third-party software or for single sign-on integrators
  • User-adjustable beeper volume can be set to high, low or off as appropriate for the work environment
  • 13.56 MHz auto-tuning ensures optimal power transfer to avoid interference


  • Delivers nearly limitless possibilities for user identification and authentication
  • Simultaneously reads proximity and contactless card technologies
  • Customizable to work with any card solution for any size corporation
  • Eliminates error associated with individual identification and manual entry
  • Users can quickly configure reader output to meet their needs
  • Ideal for government, healthcare, manufacturing/industrial and enterprise

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