The ACI 133 is a compact and light OCR reader for passports and national identity cards. It is intended for use with a wide variety of handheld and portable data terminals as well as connection to standard desktop PC’s.
The ACI 133 bi-directional reader can read 2-line and 3-line MRZs from passports, ID cards, machine-readable visas and ICAO9303 travel documents. An OCR decoder is integrated within the device. Access’ advanced recognition engine provides highly accurate and very fast document reading.
The ACI 133 model also integrates a two-track MSR and is able to read credit and debit cards, loyalty cards and frequent flyer cards as well as MRZ documents.
The devices can be physically attached to a variety of handheld and ultra mobile PCs or simply attached to standard desktop keyboards or monitors. The interface connection is via a USB.
- Police identification-checking
- Queue busting at airport check-in
- Security checks at airport boarding gates
- AQQ, e-borders and APIS generation
- Duty free passenger identification and age verification
- Hotel and car hire
- Bidirectional OCR read
- 2-track MSR
- Reads machine readable passports, visas and travel cards conforming to ICAO Document 9303
- USB interface (USB HID, keyboard and virtual serial interfaces)
- Miniature package
- Rapid and accurate decoding using Access’ established OCR decoding technology
- Can be used as stand-alone or mounted to any hand-held PDT or ultra-mobile PC
The OCR reading functionality captures code lines reliably from machine readable documents including passports (MRP), visas (MRV) and OCRB encoded cards such as the US Resident Alien card and European national ID cards.
The MSR is capable of reading two tracks of a mag stripe, with a further option to read track 3. This allows the adapter to read a number of magnetic media including loyalty and credit cards conforming to ISO7811/2-5.
Standard OCR fonts: OCR-B
Machine readable passports (MRP) : 2 lines of 44 characters
Machine readable visas (MRV) : 2 lines of 44 characters, 2 lines of 36 characters
Travel documents: 2 lines of 36 characters, 3 lines of 30 characters
Card type : magnetic cards per ISO7811, ISO7811, AAMVA, JIS and custom data
Read capability: magnetic stripe 1 or 2 track of low or high coercivity (300 - 4000Oe)
Swipe speed: 5 to 55 inches/second
Read error rate:<0.5%
Magnetic head life: >500,000 swipe operations
Overall dimension: 110L x 46W x 52H mm
Shock: Unit can be dropped from 1.55 metres, safety factor 2.5
Beeper: Configurable, for example to indicate good read
Indicators: Power and good read LED indication
Input voltage: 5 VDC, 250 mA via USB connection
Operating temperature: 0°C to 50°C
Storage temperature: -20°C to 60°C
Safety: UL 1950 /IEC950, CE
RF/EMI: EN 55022 Class B, FCC Part 15, Subpart B, class A, BSMI EMC Class B, CE