Smart Cards / RFID Cards

Contact Cards

RFID Cards


Proximity Cards

Hybrid Cards

Smart Cards/RFID Cards use a microprocessor within an ID card to send and receive data with the There are two types of smart cards, contact cards and contactless cards. Contact cards have a smart chip embedded in the surface of the card and it must come into contact with the reader to work. Contactless cards use Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) to send and receive data. They have a chip and antenna system that can wirelessly send the data to the reader once it comes into range.Mifare Cards, Proximity Cards and Hybrid cards are contactless cards.