IDBridge CT40 - USB Smart Card Reader SL

The ​IDBridge CT40 - USB Smart Card Reader SL is a versatile smart card reader, offering fast and secure communication with a range of smart cards. Equipped with USB 3.0, it provides flexible connectivity options. This reader supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C cards, ensuring compatibility with various card types. Designed for user convenience, it features intuitive LED indicators and an audible buzzer for operational feedback. Compact and durable, the ​​IDBridge CT40 is suitable for both portable and desktop use, adhering to the latest industry standards and certifications for digital security requirements.

Plug and play
- ​USB 2.0 full speed (12 Mbps)

-Serial RS232 programmable transmission from 9,600 to 115,200 bps

-PC Card type II, programmable transmission from 9,600 to 115,200 bps
ExpressCard/54, USB 2.0 full speed (12 Mbps)

Smart Card Interface
- Supports ISO 7816 Class A, B, and C cards (5 V, 3 V, 1.8 V)
- Supports up to TA1=96 (1 Mbps with a 5Mhz reader clock)
- Compatible with microprocessor cards, T=0 and T=1 protocols
- Memory card support through Synchronous Card API
- Integrated short circuit and overheating protection

Smart Card Connector
- 8 friction contacts, ISO 7816 compliant location
- Durability: 150,000 insertion cycles
- EMV Level 1 mechanically compliant
- Support for embossed smart cards

Human Interface
- LED indicators: Green for power/status, Red for error
- Buzzer for auditory feedback during card insertion and removal

Cable/Power Supply 
- Integrated rechargeable battery with USB-C charging
- USB-C to USB-A cable included (1.5 m length)
- Bluetooth operational range up to 10 meters
- Power consumption: Standby mode - 0.5mA, Operating mode - 120mA

Standards / Certifications
- ISO/IEC 7816-1,2,3,4: IC Cards with contacts
- EMV Terminal Level 1 version 4.3
- USB 3.0 SuperSpeed certification
- CCID (Chip Card Interface Device) 1.2 compliant
- CE, FCC, RoHS, and REACH compliant

API and Software Support
- Comprehensive PC/SC driver support
- Compatible with CT-API and Synchronous Card API
- Supported Operating Systems: Windows 10, macOS Catalina and newer, Linux Kernel 4.0 and higher
Drivers and utility software available for download from the SIMTech website

Environmental Conditions
- Operating temperature: 0°C to 50°C
- Storage temperature: -25°C to 70°C
- Humidity: 10% to 90%, non-condensing

Warranty and Support
- 36-month warranty
- Dedicated technical support and customer service

Physical Characteristics
- Dimensions: 100 x 60 x 15 mm
- Weight: 75 grams
- Casing: Robust ABS plastic with a matte finish
- Optional desktop stand available for easy access and secure placement