C5 UHF RFID Reader (Android 11)

Stronger UHF Performance, Higher Security and Reliability

Android 11 5″ / 6″ Display
Octa-core 2.3GHz 6700mAh / 13400mAh Removable Pistol Battery
IP65 Sealing 1.5m Drop Proof
All-in-one UHF Design


UHF RFID (Impinj E710/R2000 Chip) Barcode Scanning (Optional)
Fingerprint Recognition (Optional) NFC (Optional)
Front & Rear Dual Camera Secure PSAM
Dual-band WIFI

Stronger UHF Performance, Higher Security and Reliability

Chainway C5 is an upgraded all-in-one UHF RFID Reader. It has Integrated a self-developed Impinj E710/R2000 based UHF module which offers industry-leading UHF performance. C5 adopts an integrated design, provides more stable UHF performance, and delivers higher durability. It features the Android 11 platform, octa-core processor, optional mass internal memory and a large capacity removable battery. C5 also supports 2D scanning, NFC, fingerprint recognition and other functions, which enables it to be widely used in banking, public security, warehousing, retail, logistics, etc.


Physical Characteristics
Dimensions 177.0 x 80.2 x 14.8mm / 6.97 x 3.15 x 0.58in
Weight 626g / 22.08oz. (device with battery)
Display 5-inch (Fingerprint); 1280 x 720 / 6-inch; 2160 x 1080
Touch Panel Multi-touch panel, gloves and wet hands supported; Corning Gorilla Glass
Power 6700mAh / 13400mAh removable pistol battery
Built in 100mAh backup battery, supporting battery hot swap
Notification Sound, LED indicator, vibrator
Interfaces USB 2.0 Type-C, OTG, Type-C headphones supported
Card slot 2 slots for PSAM card (optional); 1 slot for Nano SIM card, 1 slot for Nano SIM or TF card
Audio 2 microphones, 1 for noise cancellation; 1 speaker; 1 receiver
Keypad 1 power key, 2 scan keys, 1 user-defined key, 2 volume keys (+/-)
Sensors Gravity sensor, proximity sensor, light sensor, geomagnetic sensor (optional), gyroscope (optional)


WLAN 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac, 2.4G / 5G dual-band
WWAN 2G: GSM (B2 / B3 / B5 / B8)
3G: WCDMA (B1 / B2 / B4 / B5 / B8)
4G: B1 / B2 / B3 / B4 / B5 / B7 / B8 / B12 / B17 / B20 / B28A / B28B / B38 / B39 / B40 / B41
Bluetooth 5.0
Vo-LTE Support


Developing Environment
Operating System Android 11
SDK Chainway Software Development Kit
Language Java
Tool Eclipse / Android Studio


CPU Octa-core, 2.3GHz
4GB + 64GB (Optional)
Expansion Supports up to 128GB Micro SD card


User Environment
Operating Temp. -20 °C to 50 °C / 4 °F to 122 °F
Storage Temp. -40 °C to 70 °C / -40 °F to 158 °F
Humidity 5% RH – 95% RH (non condensing)
Drop Specification Multiple 1.5m / 5.9ft. drops to the concrete across the operating temperature range
Tumble Specification 1000 x 0.5m / 1.64 ft. falls at room temperature
Sealing IP65 per IEC sealing specifications
ESD ±15KV air discharge, ±8KV conductive discharge


Barcode Scanning
2D Imager Scanner CM60; Zebra: SE4710
1D Symbologies UPC / EAN, Code128, Code39, Code93, Code11, Interleaved 2 of 5, Discrete 2 of 5, Chinese 2 of 5, Codabar, MSI, RSS etc.
2D Symbologies PDF417, MicroPDF417, Composite, RSS, TLC-39, Datamatrix, QR code, Micro QR code, Aztec, MaxiCode; Postal Codes: US PostNet, US Planet, UK Postal, Australian Postal, Japan Postal, Dutch Postal (KIX) etc.
Note *This function is optional


Engine CM710-1 module based on Impinj E710
CM2000-1 module based on Impinj Indy R2000
Frequency 865-868MHz / 920-925MHz / 902-928MHz
Protocol EPCglobal Gen 2 (ISO18000-6C), Impinj Protected Mode Supported
Antenna Circular polarization; 5dBic
Output Power 1W (30dBm, +5dBm to +30dBm adjustable)
2W Optional (33dBm, for Latin America, etc.)
Fastest Read Rate 1300+ tags / sec (Circular Polarized)
Max Read Range 30m (Impinj MR6 tag, size 70 x 15mm)
32m (Impinj M750 tag, size 70 x 15mm)
33m (Alien H3 Anti-Metal tag, size 130 x 42mm)
Note * Ranges and rates depend on tags and environment


Fingerprint Recognition
Fingerprint TLK1NC02
Note * This function is optional


Front Camera 5MP
Rear Camera Rear 13MP Autofocus with flash


Frequency 13.56MHz
Protocol ISO14443A / B, ISO15693, NFC-IP1, NFC-IP2, Impinj Prtoected Mode Supported etc.
Chips M1 card (S50, S70), CPU card, NFC tags etc.
Range 2-4cm
Note * This function is optional



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