PAY 03/06/2015

RFID vs NFC: What's the difference?

One might wonder what is the difference between RFID and NFC.

What do they mean?

Radio Frequency IDentification and Near Field Communication are two quite similar wireless communication technologies and they are used in many cases. You may use RFID or NFC technology for cashless payment, loyalty,transportation, access control, Business Process Management, workforce management and e-gov.

    • Radio Frequency IDentification

RFID is a wireless technology mainly used to transfer data. The main purpose is to identify and track automatically a tag attached to an object.

    • Near Field Communication

NFC is a is a short-range high frequency wireless technology that enables devices and smartphones to establish a communication with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity.

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Famoco provides the world’s first NFC secure, flexible and connected Android device designed to meet professional expectations. Famoco aims at fitting the gap between very ruggedized devices and very flexible smartphones by offering the same features and the same level of security. The FX100 is a dedicated device to a chosen Android application and all devices are remotely manageable via a MDM platform.

FX Series : NFC-enabled devices with inbuilt SAM smart card slot

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FX100

Pocket-sized device

 

Android mobile computer

Size: 104x63x13,6 mm / Weight: 118g

No street value

NFC antenna (read & write)

Rear Camera (barcode scanner)

Bluetooth, 3G & Wi-Fi

3.5 inch screen

Integrated Secure Element (SE), Secure Access Module (SAM) card slot

Famoco OS: Android 6.0 BtoB, managed & secure

Mobile Device Management platform integrated

 

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FX200

Ultra Light transactional device

 

Android mobile computer

Size: 138x68x18 mm / Weight: 150g

No street value

NFC antenna (read & write)

Front & read camera (barcode scanner)

Bluetooth, 3G & Wi-Fi

4.5 inch screen

Integrated Secure Element (SE), Secure Access Module (SAM) card slot

Famoco OS: Android 6.0 BtoB, managed & secure

Mobile Device Management platform integrated

Dual Sim slots

Protection Bumper

 

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FX300

Rugged Barcode Scanner

 

Android rugged barcode scanner

Size: 159x74x23 mm / Weight: 258g

No street value

NFC antenna (read & write)

Rear camera (5MP autofocus)

Bluetooth, 3G & Wi-Fi

4 inch screen

Integrated Secure Element (SE), Secure Access Module (SAM) card slot

Famoco OS: Android 6.0 BtoB, managed & secure

Mobile Device Management platform integrated

Long battery life: removable 2800 mAh battery

PDA Easy to grip

IP67 certified Android handheld device

Zebra laser head integrated

 

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