Red Cell Innovation Inc.

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CS203 is an all weather ruggedized Ethernet-connected UHF EPC C1G2 integrated RFID reader with long read range and high read rate. This integrated reader is extremely versatile and can be used in all environments, indoor or outdoor. It is uniquely offered with either left hand or right hand circular polarization, thus allowing it to be deployed face to face in the most extreme dense reader environment.


  • Warehouse: dock, storage, forklift
  • Personnel: monitoring, egress, attendance
  • Vehicles: parking, tolls, rental inventory
  • Animal: pet tracking, livestock


  • IP68 for outdoor use
  • MIL-STD-810F shock & vibration
  • -20°C to 60°C performance
  • Ethernet with PoE
  • GPIO
  • Best-in-breed antenna performance: excellent axial ratio to give best read zone control
  • Dense Reader Mode (DRM) available
  • Up to 13m passive tag read
  • Up to 25m BAP tag read


Dimensions30cm x 30cm x 7.5cm
Read Range9 to 25m
Operating Environment-20°C to 60°C up to 98% humidity non-condensing
Protocol ISO18000-6C, EPC UHF Class 1 Gen 2
Dense Reader Mode (Class 3 Gen 2 compliant)
Environmental ProtectionIP68 (dust-proof, water-proof)
Shock and VibrationMIL-STD-810F method 514.5, 516.5
Impact Resilience5N
Connectivity Ethernet with PoE
GPIO (2 x GPO and 2 x GPI)
Power 12VDC power adapter included
PoE (802.3af) or PoE+ (802.3at) (PoE+ recommended)


ModelOrder Code1 unit2+ unitsIn-stock
Left-hand polarizationCS203ETHER-2LHCPUSD 800Contact usYes
Right-hand polarizationCS203ETHER-2RHCPUSD 800Contact usYes
Extra ethernet cable
with waterproof connector
CS203LANCABLE-XUSD 80Contact usNo
Extra power adapterCS203AD-USUSD 80Contact usNo
¹ subject to currency variance