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HID R71210003-1 OMNIKEY 7121 Biometric Reader


Our Price : $103.53

Product Code: R71210003-1


The OMNIKEY 7121 is a high-performance, USB smart card reader with biometric verification capability for desktop use that features a robust housing and a special standing base for optimal operation. Especially well-suited for logical access control systems with high security demands that require biometric two- or three-factor authentication, the OMNIKEY 7121 integrates seamlessly with the contact interface of any HID Crescendo card.


Host interface:

USB 2.0 CCID1 (also compliant with USB 1.1)
Transmission speed: 12 Mbps (USB 2.0 full speed)
Power supply: Bus Powered

Smart Card Interface:

Standards: ISO 7816 & EMV2 2000 Level 1

T=0, T=1,
2-wire: SLE 4432/42 (S=10),
3-wire: SLE 4418/28 (S=9),
I2C (S=8)

Card size: ID-1 (full size)
Smart Card interface speed: 420 Kbps (when supported by card)
Smart Card clock frequency: Up to 8 MHz
Supported card types: 5V, 3V and 1.8V Smart Cards, ISO 7816 Class A, B and C
Power to Smart Card: 60 mA

Smart Card detection:

Movement detection with auto power-off
Automatic Detection of smart card type
Short circuit and thermal protection

8 Pin handling: C4 / C8 supported


Sensor Type: Authentic RF Field Swipe Sensor
Stripe Sensor Resolution: 500 ppi
Detection Matrix: 192 x 16 pixels
Sensor Size: 0.38 x 0.03 (9.75 x 0.81 mm)

Other Features:

Status indicator: Two Dual color LED


Customer specific logo or label: On request
Customer specific colors: On request

Supported APIs:

PC/SC driver (ready for 2.01)
CT-API (on top of PC/SC)
Synchronous-API (on top of PC/SC)
OCF (on top of PC/SC)

PC/SC Driver Support:

Windows 2000 / XP (32bit), 2003 Server, 2008 Server, Windows CE 5.0 / CE.NET / CE 6.0 (depending on hardware),
Windows XP 64bit, Windows Vista (32bit / 64bit), Windows 7 (32bit / 64bit), Linux,
Mac OS X (Power PC/Intel)

Embedded Technology: OMNIKEY Smart@Link Chipset

Hardware Specifications:

Color: Dark gray
Dimensions (LxWxH): 95x 75x 35mm, 3.74 " x 2.95" x 1.38"
Weight: 174 gr / 6.14 ounces
Operating temperature: 0-55C / 32-131F
Operating humidity: 10-90% rH
Composition: ABS
Connector cable: 180cm / 70.9"
Durability: 100.000 insertions
Meantime between failure (MTBF): 500.000 hours


Microsoft WHQL
EMV 2000 Level 1
ISO 7816
USB 2.0 (USB 1.1 compatible)


  • Meets major standards including ISO 7816, EMV 2000, Microsoft WHQL, USB CCID, PC/SC and HBCI (Home Banking Computer Interface)
  • Usage within an application is based on standardized interfaces like PC/SC, OCF (Open Card Framework) or CT-API
  • USB CCID support makes integration into an existing system the easiest ever, by connecting host and smart card reader without the need of additional drivers
  • Supports high speed data transmission
  • Supports Match-On-Card (MoC) and Match-On-Host solutions (MoH)

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