RAIN RFID Smart Tray Reader

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  • Confined reading range
  • Slim size
  • Battery powered
  • img USB Type C

    USB Type C

  • img HID


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  • RAIN RFID (UHF EPC Class1 Gen2, ISO 18000-63) compliant
  • ETSI and FCC versions available
  • Bluetooth communication
  • Integrated near field antenna
  • Slim form factor
  • Battery powered
  • iPhone/iPad compatibility
  • RAIN RFID jewelry trays
  • Customer engagement
  • Point of sale
  • Dental tools tracking
  • Document tracking

The trID (Model R1210I) is a slim RAIN RFID reader of the easy2read© product line with integrated antenna for short range applications.
The reader hosts an internal rechargeable battery and can operate both in wired mode, using a USB cable, or in wireless mode through the Bluetooth® interface.
Thanks to the Bluetooth® communication interface, the trID can be connected to any Bluetooth® enabled host such as a PC, a smartphone, a PDA or a tablet for RAIN RFID readings.
The reader is compatible with Windows 8/10, Windows CE/Mobile, Android and iOS operating systems. The device supports both Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and Bluetooth classic communication to provide the maximum usage flexibility, including the HID profile for keyboard emulation.
The trID slim form factor permits to embed the reader in jewelry trays or to use it on a desk for document tracking or in healthcare environment to track surgery or dental tools.

Frequency Range

865.600÷867.600 MHz (ETSI EN 302 208 v. 3.1.1) (Mod. R1210IE)
902÷928 MHz (FCC part 15.247) (Mod. R1210IU)

RF Power

Configurable from -12 dBm ERP to 2 dBm ERP (Mod. R1210IE)
Configurable from -10 dBm EIRP to 4 dBm EIRP (Mod. R1210IU)

Number of Channels

4 channels (compliant to ETSI EN 302 208 V3.1.1) (Mod. R1210IE)
50 hopping channels (compliant to FCC part 15.247) (Mod. R1210IU)

Standard Compliance

EPC Class 1 Gen 2 – ISO18000-63

Antenna Gain

-20.0 dBic (typical)

Antenna Polarization

Near Field UHF Antenna

Read Range

up to 15 cm (typical)

USB Interface

USB 2.0 Full Speed (12 Mbit/s) via USB Type-C connector

Bluetooth Interface

– Bluetooth 4.1 Smart Ready compliant
– 12dBm EIRP output power BR/EDR
– 8dBm EIRP output power BLE
– HID and Serial over GATT (BLE)
– HID and SPP profiles (Bluetooth classic)

Battery Type

Li-ion 3.7V, 2100mAh

Battery Life

– Operating: > 18 h (with 60,000 tag readings)
– Standby: > 15 days (powered off, no LED blinking)

Battery Charging Time

– 6h connected to a PC USB port
– 2h 40min with 1A AC/DC power supply

IP Rating



217 x 146 x 14 mm3
8.54 x 5.75 x 0.55 inches3

Length of USB cable

1.5 m

Operating Temperature

-10°C to +55°C


375 g


R1210I trID Data Sheet

R1210I – trID – RAIN RFID Smart Tray Reader - ETSI
R1210I – trID – RAIN RFID Smart Tray Reader - FCC