MIFAIR RFID READER/WRITER ( 13.56MHz) WITH RC522 IC
This is the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) 13.56 Mhz module Kit . With it you can Read and Write Rectangle Tags and Round Tags .
The RFID Reader Module can be used in a wide variety of hobbyist and commercial applications, including access control, automatic identification, robotics, navigation, inventory tracking, payment systems, and car immobilization.
Bauilt on the Philips MFRC522 Chip
Power Voltage : 3.3V
Operating frequency: 13.56MHz
Read Range: 0 ~ 60mm (mifare1 card)
Supported card types: mifare1 S50, mifare1 S70 MIFARE Ultralight, mifare Pro, MIFARE DESFire
Dimensions: 40mm × 60mm
NXP MFRC522 CHIP :
The MFRC522 is a highly integrated reader/writer IC for contactless communication at 13.56 MHz. The MFRC522 reader supports ISO/IEC 14443 A/MIFARE mode.
The MFRC522's internal transmitter is able to drive a reader/writer antenna designed to communicate with ISO/IEC 14443 A/MIFARE cards and transponders without additional active circuitry. The receiver module provides a robust and efficient implementation for demodulating and decoding signals from ISO/IEC 14443 A/MIFARE compatible cards and transponders. The digital module manages the complete ISO/IEC 14443 A framing and error detection (parity and CRC) functionality.
The MFRC522 supports MF1xxS20, MF1xxS70 and MF1xxS50 products. The MFRC522 supports contactless communication and uses MIFARE higher transfer speeds up to 848 kBd in both directions.
The following host interfaces are provided: Serial Peripheral Interface (SPI) ,Serial UART (similar to RS232 with voltage levels dependant on pin voltage supply) , I²C-
1 x RFID-
1 x The standard S50 blank card (Non-
1 x S50 special-
Although the board has header pins they don’t line up with Arduino (as they would on a regular shield) so a breadboard is the easiest way to match the pins to the relevant in/outs on the Arduino.
If you’re using an Arduino Uno the pins map as follows:
Reset > Pin 5
SS > Pin 10
MOSI > Pin 11
MISO > Pin 12
SCK > Pin 13
Ground > Ground
3.3v > 3.3v
Arduino sketch sample download