Mini Magnetic Swipe Card Reader

Multiple Options and Solutions

The Mini Magnetic Stripe Reader offers multiple solutions allowing to be deployed in various applications.

The Mini is ISO, ANSI and AAMVA compatible and is designed for high read accuracy and reliability. Available with USB Keyboard Emulation, USB HID, Port Powered RS232 or PS/2 Keyboard Wedge interface. USB port powered - no additional power supply needed.

Sure Swipe

The Sure Swipe is a stand-alone Magnetic Stripe Reader with two bi-directional read heads, enabling swiping in any direction, simplifying transactions at the Point of Sale.

With a 99.9% accuracy rate, the SureSwipe MSR ensures the card data will be read on the first swipe every time

Mini Swipe Reader Versions

  Black White
Sure Swipe (Dual Head)
USB Keyboard Emulation 21024501NZ 21024701NZ
USB HID 21024001NZ 21024601NZ
USB Keyboard Emulation    
Tracks 1 & 2 21021001NZ 21020901NZ
Tracks 1,2 & 3 21020801NZ 21020701NZ
Tracks 1 & 2 21020401NZ 21020301NZ
Tracks 1,2 & 3 21090201NZ 21090101NZ
RS-232 (Serial Interface)
Tracks 1 & 2 21027900NZ 21027100NZ
Tracks 1,2 & 3 21028200NZ 21027400NZ
Keyboard Wedge
Tracks 1 & 2 21020402NZ 21020302NZ
Tracks 1,2 & 3 21020202NZ 21020102NZ
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Ensures the card data will be read on the first swipe with highly accurate and consistent card reads. Up to 1,000,000 passes with ISO-conforming cards.
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Multiple solutions and integration options available for various applications (USB Keyboard Emulation, USB HID, Port Powered RS232 or PS/2 Keyboard Wedge interface).
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Dual bi-directional read heads for swiping in any direction with an 99.99% accuracy rate.


  • 2 or 3 Track Reader
  • Low-cost, high-quality design
  • Customization available
  • Bi-directional read capability (SureSwipe only)
  • ISO, ANSI and AAMVA compatible
  • Up to 1,000,000 passes with ISO-conforming cards
  • ASCII output
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Mini - Specifications


Current USB: normal 30 mA; Suspend mode 300 uA
Wedge: 20mA max
RS-232: Quiescent 1-2 mA typical (continuous), transmitting 8-9 typical (5ms duration), peak at power on 12 mA



USB, Wedge, RS-232
Length: 3.94” (100.0mm)
Width: 1.28” (32.5mm)
Height: 1.23” (31.3mm)
USB, Wedge, RS-232
Weight: 4.5 oz. (127.57 g)
TTL 100 mm
Length: 3.94" (100 mm)
Height: 1.23" (31.3mm)
Width: 1.28" (32.5mm)
TTL 101 mm
Length: 4.0" (101.6 mm)
Height: 1.08" (27.4 mm)
Width: 1.62" (41.1 mm)


Operating -30 °C to 70 °C (-22 °F to 158 °F)
Storage -40 °C to 70 °C (-40 °F to 158 °F)
Operating 10% to 90% non-condensing
Storage 10% to 90% non-condensing
0-10,000 ft. (0-3048 m.)
Storage 0-50,000 ft. (0-15240 m.)