Gemalto MRZ and MSR Swipe Reader CR100M


The Gemalto MRZ and MSR Swipe Reader CR100M acquires the codeline data from Machine Readable Travel Documents (MRTDs) and other identity documents and read the magnetic stripe from ISO standard cards such as frequent flyer cards, driver’s licenses and banking cards.

Key benefits are:

  • Efficient and easy-to-use readers in a small footprint
  • Fast and accurate data capture
  • The ability to read codeline data from passports, IDs and other Machine Readable Travel Documents (MRTDs)
  • The ability to read three-track magnetic cards
  • Simple hand-swipe operation, requiring minimal operator training
  • Easy to use either left or right handed
  • Desk mount or Keyboard /LCD/ Laptop attachment using double sided fasteners
  • Bespoke bracket mount options for shelves and mobile devices
  • Applicable to banking, border control, law enforcement, transportation, hotel, car hire and retail markets
  • Perfect for registration, enrolment and duty-free applications

Key Standard Features

  • 0 output and USB powered (no power supply), single interface cable (2m or 15cm options at time of purchase)
  • B900 infrared illumination
  • MSR reading of frequent flyer, driving licenses and similar documents
  • Bi-directional swiping
  • Desktop mount for stable, non-slip swiping (optional, user installable)
  • Can be attached to an LCD or other device/mounting using 3M™ Dual Lock™ fasteners
  • VCOMM interface for Multi-Function Document Reader compatibility (other interfaces available, contact your local Gemalto sales office)

Minimum PC Specifications

  • 2 GHz Pentium ® 4 CPU (Inter Core 2 Duo recommended)
  • 1 GB DRAM
  • USB 2.0
  • 60 MB of Hard Drive space for software
  • Windows® 7, Windows® 8.1 or Windows® 10 operating systems, 32 or 64 bit

Standard Dimensions

  • Length 11.7 cm (4.6”) x Width 4.0 cm (1.6”) x Height 4.8 cm (1.9”)
  • Weight 120 g (4.3 oz)