ACR32 MobileMate Card Reader is the ideal tool that you can use with your mobile device. Combining two card technologies into one, it provides its user the flexibility to use magnetic stripe cards and smart cards without the additional cost.

Additionally, ACR32 MobileMate uses a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery as its power supply and a standard 3.5mm audio jack interface, thus allowing it to be integrated impeccably into any mobile device in the market.

ACR32 MobileMate is a reliable mobile card reader that uses AES-128 encryption algorithm and DUKPT Key Management System for secure transactions. It seamlessly unites card reader functionality with mobility, which allows you to access secure applications anytime, anywhere.

Should you wish to try out the demo apps for ACR32, please download the app from Google Play and App Store.

  • 3.5mm Audio Jack Interface
  • USB-Powered (PC-linked Mode):
    • USB 2.0 Full Speed Interface
    • CCID Compliance
    • Application Programming Interface:
      • Supports PC/SC
      • Supports CT-API (through wrapper on top of PC/SC)
  • Battery-Powered:
    • Powered by a Lithium-ion battery (rechargeable through PC-linked mode)
  • Smart Card Reader:
    • Supports ISO7816 CLass A, B and C (5 V, 3V, 1.8 V) cards
    • Supports microprocessor cards with T=0 and T=1 protocol
    • Supports memory cards
    • Supports PPS (Protocol and Parameters Selection)
    • Features Short Circuit Protection
  • Magnetic Stripe Card Reader:
    • Reads up to two tracks of card data (Track 1 / Track 2)
    • Capable of bidirectional reading
    • Supports AES128 encryption algorithm
    • Supports DUKPT Key Management System
    • Supports ISO 7810 / 7811 magnetic cards
    • Supports Hi-Coercivity and Low-Coercivity magnetic cards
    • Supports JIS1 and JIS2
  • Mobile Banking & Payment
  • e-Healthcare
  • e-Purse & Loyalty
Dimensions 60.0mm (L) x 45.0mm (W) x 16.0mm (H)
Interface
  • 3.5mm 4-pole audio jack
  • USB Full Speed
Power Lithium-ion battery (rechargeable through USB)
Supply Voltage 3.2 to 3.7 V DC
Supply Current 5 mA
Operating Temperature 0-50°C
Card Swipe Speed Max. 10 IPS (inches per second)
Card Swipe Cycles Min. 500,000
Magnetic Stripe Card Support
  • ISO7810 / ISO7811 cards
  • Hi-coercivity and Low-coercivity cards
  • JIS1 and JIS2 cards
Smart Card Interface Support
  • ISO7816 Class A, B and C cards
  • Microprocessor cards with T=0 and T=1 protocol
  • Memory cards
Compliance / Certifications
  • EN60950/IEC 60950, ISO7816, CE, FCC, VCCI, PC/SC, CCID, EMV Contact Level 1, RoHS 2, REACH, USB Full Speed
  • Microsoft WHQL: 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, Server 2003, Server 2008, Server 2008 R2, Server 2012, Server 2012 R2
Operating System Support
  • Windows CE, 98, ME, 2000, 2003, 2003 R2,  XP, Vista, 2008, 7, 8, 8.1
  • Windows XP x64, 2003 x64, 2003 R2 x64, Vista x64, 2008 x64, 2008 R2 x64, 7 x64, 8 x64, 8.1 x64, 2012 x64, 2012 R2 x64
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • Android™ 2.0 and above
  • iOS 5.0 and above
Supported Mobile Device For the full list of supported devices, please click here.

Drivers for ACR32

Release Date Drivers OS Support Version File Size Notes
Audio Jack Interface
27-Feb-2015 Android EVK Android 2.0 and above 1.0.0 1 MB
03-Mar-2015 iOS EVK iOS 5.0 and above 1.0.0 2 MB
USB Interface
24-Aug-2015 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (32-bit) Win 2000, Win XP, Win Vista, Win 7, Win 8, Win 8.1, Win10 , Win Server 2003, Server 2003 R2, Win Server 2008 4.0.7.1 3 MB
24-Aug-2015 MSI Installer for PC/SC Driver (64-bit) Win XP x64, Win Vista x64, Win 7 x64, Win 8 x64, Win 8.1 x64, Win10 x64, Win Server 2003 x64, Win Server 2003 R2 x64, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64, Win 2012 R2 x64 4.0.7.1 2 MB
20-Aug-2015 PC/SC Drivers Win 2000, Win XP, Win XP x64, Win Vista, Win Vista x64, Win 7, Win 7 x64, Win 8, Win 8 x64, Win 8.1, Win 8.1 x64, Win 10, Win 10 x64,Win Server 2003, Win Server 2003 x64, Win Server 2003 R2, Win Server 2003 R2 x64, Win Server 2008, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64, Win Server 2012 R2 x64 4.0.0.7 842 KB
22-Jun-2016 PC/SC Drivers Linux, Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6, Mac 10.7, Mac 10.8, Mac 10.9, Mac 10.10, Mac 10.11 1.1.3 436 KB
24-Jun-2016 PC/SC Driver Package Linux 1.1.3 2 MB
22-Jun-2016 PC/SC Driver Installer Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6, Mac 10.7, Mac 10.8, Mac 10.9, Mac 10.10, Mac 10.11 1.1.3 248 KB
12-Sep-2011 CT-API Library Win 2000, Win XP, Win XP x64, Win Vista, Win Vista x64, Win 7, Win 7 x64, Win 8, Win 8 x64, Win Server 2003, Win Server 2003 x64, Win Server 2003 R2, Win Server 2003 R2 x64, Win Server 2008, Win Server 2008 x64, Win Server 2008 R2 x64, Win Server 2012 x64 1.0.0.1 2 MB
12-Sep-2011 CT-API Library Linux 1.0.0 62 KB
12-Sep-2011 CT-API Library Mac 10.5, Mac 10.6, Mac 10.7, Mac 10.8, Mac 10.9 1.0.0 35 KB
31-Mar-2016 Android EVK Android 3.1 and above 1.1.3 472 KB

Manuals / Datasheets for ACR32

Product Presentation

Product Presentation of ACR3x Mobile Card Readers

Technical Specification

Technical Specification of ACR32 MobileMate Card Reader

Reference Manual

Reference Manual of ACR3x Mobile Card Readers

User Manual

User Manual of ACR3x Library (Android and iOS)