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Unitech America MS246 - Magnetic card reader ( Tracks 1, 2 & 3 ) - USB - black (MS246)

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Unitech MS246 - Magnetic card reader ( Tracks 1, 2 & 3 ) - USB - black
  • MacMall Part #: 8864674 
  • Manufacturer Part #: MS246 
  • Platform: Universal 

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 100 mm 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.

Technical Specs

Device Type Magnetic card reader
Interface Type USB
Width 1.4 in
Depth 1.2 in
Height 3.9 in
Weight 7 oz
Color Black
Magnetic Card Reader
Recording Standard ISO 7811
Card Format AAMVA
ISO Card Tracks Tracks 1, 2 & 3
Read Speed 5 - 50 ips (12.7 - 127 cm/sec)
Head Duty Cycle (Passes) 1,000,000
Expansion / Connectivity
Expansion Slots 1 x Magnetic Card
Connections 1 x USB
OK Notification Beeper, LED indicator
TTL Decoding Decoded
Cables Included 1 x USB cable - 6 ft
Device Features USB HID Interface, keyboard emulation
Compliant Standards ISO 7811, OPOS
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 2 years warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - parts and labor - 2 years
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
Max Operating Temperature 131 °F
Humidity Range Operating 0 - 95% (non-condensing)
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