ACS Launches ACR1552 Series: Unveiling the Next Generation of NFC Reader

January 5, 2024

HONG KONG, 05 January, 2024 – Advanced Card Systems Ltd (ACS), a global leader in smart card technology, proudly announces the release of its ACR1552 Series, a groundbreaking trio of Near Field Communication (NFC) readers designed to elevate secure transactions and identification processes to a new standard. The ACR1552 Series includes the ACR1552U NFC Reader IV, the ACM1552U-Z2 Small NFC Reader Module, and the ACM1552U-Y3 USB NFC Reader Module with Detachable Antenna Board. Each product is meticulously engineered to cater to the evolving needs of diverse sectors, including finance, healthcare, and government. 


ACR1552U NFC Reader IV:

  • CCID & PC/SC compliance
  • Plug-and-play with up to 848 kbps speed
  • Built-in ISO7816 SAM slot for secure transactions
  • Broad smart card compatibility (ISO14443, ISO18092, and ISO15693)
  • Support NFC Reader/Writer mode, Keyboard Emulation mode and Card Emulation mode



ACM1552U-Z2 Small NFC Reader Module:

  • Compact and innovative design, ideal for system integration
  • Preserves device compactness
  • Perfect for kiosks, terminals with space constraints


ACM1552U-Y3 USB NFC Reader Module:

  • Detachable antenna board for flexible range and design
  • Versatile for development and integration
  • High read/write speed and robust reading distance 


Advancing Contactless Technology with ACS ACR1552 Series

“ACS elevates the NFC landscape with the ACR1552 Series, a line of advanced readers that enhance secure and efficient contactless interactions.” Tommy Wong, Product Marketing Manager at ACS, affirms, “The ACR1552 Series is a leap forward, assuring our clients of robust security and seamless user experiences in their NFC solutions.”

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About ACS

Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS), founded in 1995, is Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers. ACS is the winner of the Product Quality Leadership Award for Smart Card Readers from Frost & Sullivan. In 2010, 2014 and 2015, ACS was listed in Forbes Asia's “Best Under a Billion" list, an inter-industry list comprised of 200 top-performing publicly listed companies in the Asia-Pacific, with sales between US$5 million and US$1 billion. ACS develops a wide range of high quality smart card reading/writing devices, smart cards and related products and distributes them to over 100 countries worldwide. Visit ACS at