ACR35 NFC MobileMate Card Reader is the perfect 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.

With a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery and standard 3.5 mm audio jack interface, the ACR35 NFC MobileMate can seamlessly extend the usefulness of any mobile device. It delivers NFC reader functionality and mobility, which allows you to use NFC and contactless applications, even for mobile readers without built-in NFC functionality.

ACR35 NFC MobileMate uses AES-128 encryption algorithm and DUKPT Key Management system to secure your data.
Portable. Modern. Versatile. Compact. ACR35 NFC MobileaMate Card Reader is a handy and lightweight card reader that is perfect for users who wish to transact securely while on the go.

Should you wish to try out the demo apps for ACR35, please download the app from Google Play and App Store.

Mobile Audio Jack Battery Powered Contactless Reader NFC Reader Magnetic Stripe Reader
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack Interface
  • Powered by a Lithium-ion battery (rechargeable through PC-linked mode)
  • Smart Card Reader:
    • Built-in antenna for contactless tag access, with reading distance of up to 50mm (depending on tag type)
    • Supports ISO 14443 Part 4 Type A and B cards
    • Supports MIFARE
    • Supports FeliCa
    • Supports ISO 18092 Tags (NFC Tags)*
    • Built-in anti-collision feature
    • NFC Support:
      • Card reader/writer mode
  • 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
    • Support JIS1 and JIS2

* Topaz type is excluded.

Physical Characteristics
Dimensions (mm) 60.0 mm (L) x 45.0 mm (W) x 13.3 mm (H)
Weight (g) 29.0 g (with battery)
Audio Jack Communication Interface
Protocol Bi-directional Audio Jack Interface
Connector Type 3.5 mm 4-pole Audio Jack
Power Source Battery-powered
USB Interface
Connector Type Micro-USB
Power Source From USB Port
Cable Length 1 m, Detachable
Contactless Smart Card Interface
Standard ISO/IEC 18092 NFC, ISO 14443 Type A & B, MIFARE, FeliCa
Protocol ISO 14443-4 Compliant Card, T=CL
MIFARE Classic Card, T=CL
ISO 18092, NFC Tags
Magnetic Card Interface
Standard ISO 7810/7811 Hi-Co and Low-Co Magnetic Cards
JIS 1 and JIS 2
Other Features
Encryption In-device AES encryption algorithm
DUKPT Key Management System
Certifications/Compliance EN 60950/IEC 60950
ISO 7811
ISO 18092
ISO 14443
VCCI (Japan)
KC (Korea)
RoHS 2
Device Driver Operating System Support
Device Driver Operating System Support Android™ 2.0 and later
iOS 5.0 and later
Supported Mobile Device
Supported Mobile Device For the full list of supported devices, please click here.

ACR35 is end-of-life already. To inquire about a suitable replacement or pending orders, please contact [email protected].

Drivers for ACR35
Audio Jack Interface OS Support
Android EVK  2 MB
Version 1.0.2
Android 2.0 and above
Version 1.0.2
iOS 5.0 and above

Manuals & Datasheets for ACR35
Product Presentation

Product Presentation of ACR3x Mobile Card Readers

Technical Specification

Technical Specification of ACR35 NFC MobileMate Card Reader

Reference Manual

Reference Manual of ACR3x Mobile Card Readers

User Manual

User Manual of ACR3x Library (Android and iOS)

User Guide (Android)

User Guide for ACS MobileMate app (Android)

Reference Manual

Supported Mobile Devices of ACR3x Swipe Card Reader