Unitech MS246 Card Reader: MS246

Unitech MS246 Card Reader: MS246
  • Type:  Fixed
  • Interface Options:  USB-Keyboard Emulation
  • Track:  1, 2 & 3

$45.73

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The Unitech MS246 is an intelligent, programmable magnetic stripe reader that provides a wide range of functionality and value in a convenient package size. The entire unit is just 100mm long, about the length of a credit card. It reads up to three tracks of information with a single swipe in either direction, and has a beeper and three-color LED indicator to signal a successful read. The MS246 provides easy USB connectivity and OPOS driver support, and it is programmable so that the data format and output can be configured to match application and communication requirements.

The Unitech MS246 is an intelligent, programmable magnetic stripe reader that provides a wide range of functionality and value in a convenient package size. The entire unit is just 100mm long, about the length of a credit card. It reads up to three tracks of information with a single swipe in either direction, and has a beeper and three-color LED indicator to signal a successful read. The MS246 provides easy USB connectivity an

Technical Information

  • Magnetic Stripe Track Configuration: Triple Track
  • Minimum Swipe Speed: 5 in/s
  • Maximum Swipe Speed: 50 in/s
  • Magnetic Stripe Track Number:
    • Track 1
    • Track 2
    • Track 3
  • Number of Read Heads: 2
  • Magnetic Head Life: 1000000 Swipe

General Information

  • Product Type: Magnetic Stripe Reader
  • Brand Name: Unitech
  • Manufacturer: Unitech Electronics Co., Ltd
  • Product Model: MS246
  • Product Name: MS246 Magnetic Stripe Reader

Physical Characteristics

  • Height: 1.2"
  • Width: 1.4"
  • Color: Black
  • Length: 3.9"
  • Weight (Approximate): 7 oz

Interfaces/Ports

  • Interfaces/Ports: USB

Other

  • Certifications & Standards:
    • CE
    • FCC
  • Additional Information:
    • Threaded inserts for mounting
    • Small footprint to fit in tight places
    • Superior reading of high jitter, scratched, and worn cards

Environmental Conditions

  • Humidity: 95% Non-condensing
  • Temperature:
    • 32°F (0°C) to 131°F (55°C) Operating
    • -22°F (-30°C) to 158°F (70°C) Storage

Warranty

  • Limited Warranty: 2 Year

Power Description

  • Input Voltage: 5 V DC

Also Known As: MS 246, UNI-MS246MS 246, UNI-MS246