Available for communication with various devices conforming to the NFC Forum specifications.
By connecting RC-S380 with Windows 8 PC, users can pair up and exchange data easily with NFC-enabled smartphones.
Read/Write capability with FeliCa card/FeliCa-compatible devices and ISO/IEC14443 Type A / Type B cards.
PC/SC interface for applications is provided to access FeliCa cards and ISO/IEC14443 Type A / Type B cards.
Supports converting the vital data from healthcare products embedded with the NFC Dynamic Tag (FeliCa Plug) into ISO/IEEE 11073- Continua format data.
The following Software Development Kit (SDK) lineup for various operating environments supports the development of application software to control the reader. These products make it possible to implement the systems of a wide range of applications that utilize FeliCa cards/FeliCa-compatible devices and ISO/IEC14443 Type A / Type B cards.
Supports application development for ISO/IEC14443 Type A / Type B cards, as well as FeliCa cards / FeliCa-compatible devices and Mobile Wallet Phones (Osaifu-Keitai).
For other widely-adopted operating systems, such as Android and Linux, reference source code with transplantable C language is provided to develop applications for ISO/IEC14443 Type A / Type B cards, as well as FeliCa card/FeliCa-compatible devices and Mobile Wallet Phones.
|Regulation requirements*1||・Japan ： No.: AC-12005
・USA ： FCC ID: AK8RCS380
・Canada ： IC Certification No.: 409B-RCS380
・Europe ： CE R&TTE(1999/5/EC)
|Communication distance (per card and device)*2||Approx. 5mm (distance from the external surface of the device)*3|
|Communication speed (per card and device)||106kbps, 212kbps, 424kbps|
|Communication method||Compliant with ISO/IEC 18092 (212kbps / 424kbps Passive communication mode)
Compliant with ISO/IEC 14443 (Type A / Type B)
|API||PC/SC Ver. 2.0, Near Field Proximity API, FeliCa library|
|Compatible cards||・FeliCa Standard
・NFC Dynamic Tag (FeliCa Plug)
・Mobile FeliCa IC mobile phone
・MIFARE Ultralight / Ultralight C
・MIFARE DESFire / DESFire EV1
・ISO/IEC 14443 Type A / Type B
・ISO/IEC 14443-4 Type A / Type B (T=CL)
・NFC Forum Tag 1, 2, 3, 4A, 4B
|Carrier frequency (per card/device)||13.56MHz (±50ppm)|
|Operating temperature /humidity (no condensation)||5 ~ 35ºC / 10 ~ 90%|
|Storage temperature /humidity (no condensation)||-20 ~＋60ºC / 10 ~ 80%|
|Mass||Approx. 36g (excluding USB cable)|
|External dimensions (W x H x D)||Approx. 60mm x 110mm x 11mm|
|External interface||USB (full-speed)|
|USB cable length||Approx. 1m|
|Operating voltage||DC 5V (supplied via USB)|
|Consumption current||Max. 200mA during operation|
|Supplied accessories||Cardholder, dedicated stand, USB cable|
|*1||As for the other regulation requirements, please contact us.|
|*2||Communications distance depends on the peripheral environment. Under ideal conditions, this value is unaffected by electromagnetic waves or metallic substances.|
|*3||Value when placing the card and device with the respective midpoints coinciding to remain on the reader.|
|Note:||Conforming to the RoHS Directive (a European environmental regulation), a halogen-type flame retardant is not used for the printed circuit board. Also, lead-free solder is used and the design is environmentally-friendly.|
|Operating system||Windows 8 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows 8 Pro 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows 8 Enterprise 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows 7 Starter SP1 32 bit (x86)
Windows 7 Home Basic SP1 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows 7 Professional SP1 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows Vista Home Basic SP2 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows Vista Home Premium SP2 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows Vista Business SP2 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows Vista Enterprise SP2 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows Vista Ultimate SP2 32 bit (x86) / 64 bit (x64)
Windows XP Home Edition SP3
Windows XP Professional SP3 32 bit (x86)
Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 (UR2) SP3
|Web browser||Internet Explorer 10.0
Internet Explorer 9.0
Internet Explorer 8.0
Internet Explorer 7.0
Internet Explorer 6.0 SP3
|If using a 64-bit operating system, this product is usable only with 32-bit version of Internet Explorer.|
|Successful operation is not guaranteed on all PCs using the recommended operating systems.|
|The performance of this product depends on the specific combination of hardware and software used, even if the conditions in the previous table are satisfied.|
|Caution:||If this product is placed on a metal surface, there is a chance that it operates improperly, such as being unable to communicate with the card. Therefore, it is recommended to use the device while remaining at least a few centimeters away from metal items such as desks and cabinets and preferably, using the dedicated stand included with this product.|