The α811

- The Biggest Thing In RFID Since, RFID -

Breakthrough RFID Performance

Android 6
8MP Camera
2D Barcode Reader

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The newly released α811 provides the fastest and furthest reads of any handheld RFID reader on the market, even outperforming many fixed readers.

The linear antenna inside the device allows you to accurately read hundreds of tags per second up to 32 meters (105 feet) away.

Accurate Reads 32 Meters Away

Take your businesses productivity to new heights with fast and accurate RFID & barcode reads. Log damage and project details instantly. Plus have all your favorite Android apps, all from one powerful device.

The Alpha 811 45 degree angle
A811 Front
A811 Side
A811 Back
A811 Cradle
A811 Cradle Back
A811 Cradle+

Standard Options

Standard Cradle

The cradle normally shipped with the Alpha 811 features USB charging with both the α811 and spare battery. It includes a USB port, USB Hub, UART (Serial RS232) and optional Ethernet connectivity.

A811 USB

USB Cable & Charger

A811 Case

Leather Carry Case

A811 Hand Strap

Secure Hand Strap

Optional Accessories

A811 Cradle+


The Cradle+ adds the ability to to use the Alpha 811 as both an RFID handheld and computer attached RFID reader. This allows implementation of your application on PC through Microsoft / Android SDK services.

Extra Batteries

Replacement Leather Case

Replacement Handstrap

α811 Specifications

Performance Characteristics

Processor Octa core 2.0 GHz
OS Android 6.0.1
Memory LPDDR3 2GB
Storage 32GB internal eMMC
Usage -20°C ~ +70°C
Transport -30°C ~ +80°C
Drop Test 1.5 meters to concrete
Resistance IP65 dust & waterproof

Physical Characteristics

I/O Ports 1 USB OTG
Expansion Via 2 port USB Host
1 UART (RS232)
1 USB client
Audio Phone Receiver, Speaker, 3.5mm Jack, Mic
Weight 548g
Dimensions L 133mm x W 216mm x H 23mm

NFC Reader/Writer

Tag Types ISO 15693,
ISO 14443 A/B
Range 0~10cm

Network Characteristics

Wireless IEEE 802.11 ac/a/b/g/n
Bluetooth V4.1+EDR
GPS internal antenna

UHF Reader/Writer

Frequency 860MHz ~ 960MHz
Read Range 0M - 40M
Writing Range 0M - 10M
RF Output 1W ~ 4W EIRP
Protocols EPC Gen2
ISO/IEC 18000-6C
Special Function Anti-Collision

Power Supply

Main Battery 6800 mA (Rechargeable)
Power Adapter 5V 2A Micro USB


Hand Strap Yes
Leather Case Optional
Cradle USB Host, Ethernet, UART, USB Client, Battery Charger
Alpha 811 in cradle
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