• Sled Handheld for RFID/2D Barcode


CS108 Sled Handheld for RFID/2D Barcode

RFID HARDWARE – Readers & Handhelds – CS108 RFID Handheld Reader.

CS108 is the longest read range UHF RFID handheld sled reader in the world. It works with all Android phones or iPhones. It enables a lightning fast inventory of items on pallets, warehouse shelves, moving vehicles, and other tagged items in business processes where fixed reader class performance is required in a portable device. CS108 is used globally in many mission-critical governments, industrial and commercial applications.


  • Excellent read range: Up to 18 meters with Linear Polarized Antenna; Up to 15 meters with Circular Polarized Antenna (tag and environment dependent)
  • Country specific versions in terms of frequency bands
  • Choice of vertically linear polarized or horizontally linear polarized or circular polarized
  • Ruggedized design: Drop Test 1.2 meters on 6 surfaces - IP54
  • 2D Barcode Scanner Module
  • Worked with all Android Phones or iPhones
  • Android API - iPhone API - Linux API - Windows API


Physical Characteristics (LxWxH): 161 x90 x 161 mm

Weight: 639g (without 2D Barcode Module)

Read Range: Up to 18 meters with Linear Polarized Antenna (tag and environment dependent). Up to 15 meters with Circular Polarized Antenna (tag and environment dependent)

Protocol: ISO18000-6C, EPC UHF Class 1 Gen 2, Dense Reader Mode available (Class 3 Gen 2 compliant)

Tag Information: All banks, any sizes (e.g. 240 bits bank1, 512 bits bank3), Per ‘Tag Read’ RSSI value

Frequency Range: One of the following: 865-868 MHz, 865-867 MHz, 902-928 MHz, 922-928 MHz, 920-925 MHz, 915-922 MHz, 915-921 MHz

Barcode Scanner: 2D module option available

Antenna Polarization: Vertically linear / Horizontally linear / Circular polarized

Operating Temp: -20°C to 55°C (-4°F to 131°F)

Storage Temp: -40°C to 75°C (-40°F to 167°F)

Humidity: 5% to 95% Non-condensing

Ruggedized Designs: Drop test 1.2 meters on 6 sides; IP54

Interface: Android Phone, iPhone, Windows PC, Linux PC

Battery Capacity: 3,400 mAh, field replaceable. Option: extra battery (CS108B); external charger (CS108C)


Source Code Samples

Read tag, write tag, tag inventory, tag ranging, tag search, tag authentication, tag association, tag commissioning, barcode scanning, database manipulation, wireless network transfer, server side driver, etc.

Order Code for Frequency Regulations

N=1: 865-868 MHz (Europe) & 865-867 MHz (India)
N=2: 902-928 MHz, USA, Canada & Mexico only (hopping frequencies locked)
N=2 AS: for 920-926 MHz, Australia only (hopping frequencies locked)
N=2 NZ: for 921.5-928 MHz, New Zealand only (hopping frequencies locked)
N=2 OFCA: for 920-925 MHz, Hong Kong only (hopping frequencies locked)
N=2 RW: for 902-928 MHz, Rest of the World that are subset of this band: e.g. Philippine, Brazil, Peru, Uruguay, etc.
N=4: 922-928 MHz, Taiwan
N=7: 920-925 MHz, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, etc.
N=8: 916.7-920.9 MHz, Japan
N=9: 915-921 MHz, Europe Upper Band
(V for vertically linear polarized, H for horizontally linear polarized, C for circular polarized, -2Dmeans with 2D Barcode option)