The OMNIKEY 4040 by HID is a premier PCMCIA smart card reader that meets FIPS 201 requirements and the full range of OMNIKEY Smart@Bus chipset features, all in a portable device.
The OMNIKEY 4040 has been designed with ease-of-installation in mind, and features plug-and-play compatibility making the product easy to install on any device. The OMNIKEY 4040 is compatible with all major operating systems and is designed for use in notebooks, PDAs (palmtop computers), electronic organizers, and any PC bus-based system that uses a PCMCIA interface.
The 4040 mobile PCMCIA reader is ready for use with all industry standards, including PC / SC, CT-API, and OCF (Open Card Framework). It meets GSA FIP 201 requirements and is compatible with the following smart card types: 5V, 3V, 1.8V. The OMNIKEY 4040 supports reading of ISO 7816 Class A, B and C. The OMNIKEY 4040 supports data transmission speeds to the smart card of up to 420 Kbps.
The OMNIKEY 4040 detects features detection of inserted smart cards inserted via movement detection with an automatic power-off feature. The device automatically detects smart card type and features protection against short circuits and thermal (overheating) damage.
These readers are built with a durable enclosure to guard against accidental damage from falls or other kinetic shock damage to ensure the longevity of the device in mobile units. Product dimensions are 3.35" x 2.13" x 0.2" (85 x 54 x 5 mm) with a weight of 2.12 oz. (60 g).
No features are lacking when compared to desktop versions of similar smart card readers, making the OMNIKEY 4040 a solid choice for road warriors. Take card reading on the road with you with the OMNIKEY 4040.